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Media > Telephones Stats: compare key data on Germany & United States

Definitions

STAT Germany United States HISTORY
Main lines in use 51.8 million
Ranked 4th.
146 million
Ranked 2nd. 3 times more than Germany

Main lines in use > Per capita 595.34 per 1,000 people
Ranked 4th. 10% more than United States
541.94 per 1,000 people
Ranked 9th.

Main lines in use per 1000 594.61
Ranked 8th. 29% more than United States
459.63
Ranked 20th.

Mobile cellular 108.7 million
Ranked 10th.
290.3 million
Ranked 3rd. 3 times more than Germany

Mobile cellular > Per capita 1,283.59 per 1,000 people
Ranked 1st. 52% more than United States
846.78 per 1,000 people
Ranked 59th.

Mobile cellular per 1000 1,282.02
Ranked 32nd. 38% more than United States
932.29
Ranked 78th.

SOURCES: CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.

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