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Former British colonies Compared by Media > Telephones > Main lines in use > Per capita

DEFINITION: The total number of main telephone lines in use. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Canada 645.03 per 1,000 people 2006
2 United States 541.94 per 1,000 people 2007
3 Saint Kitts and Nevis 532.1 per 1,000 people 2004
4 Barbados 500.45 per 1,000 people 2005
5 Australia 477.63 per 1,000 people 2007
6 Antigua and Barbuda 448.5 per 1,000 people 2006
7 Israel 434.9 per 1,000 people 2009
8 The Bahamas 434.8 per 1,000 people 2007
9 New Zealand 414.5 per 1,000 people 2007
10 Singapore 408.3 per 1,000 people 2007
11 Saint Lucia 321.12 per 1,000 people 2002
12 United Arab Emirates 311.65 per 1,000 people 2007
13 Trinidad and Tobago 306.45 per 1,000 people 2007
14 Dominica 293.82 per 1,000 people 2004
15 Bahrain 262.57 per 1,000 people 2006
16 Qatar 261.68 per 1,000 people 2007
17 Grenada 256.13 per 1,000 people 2006
18 Brunei 211.44 per 1,000 people 2007
19 Kuwait 198.89 per 1,000 people 2006
20 Malaysia 175.25 per 1,000 people 2007
21 Sri Lanka 170.45 per 1,000 people 2010
22 Guyana 146.56 per 1,000 people 2005
23 Egypt 139.78 per 1,000 people 2007
24 Jamaica 128.39 per 1,000 people 2006
25 Fiji 118 per 1,000 people 2007
26 Jordan 96.73 per 1,000 people 2007
27 Belize 93.64 per 1,000 people 2009
28 Maldives 89.97 per 1,000 people 2007
29 Botswana 77.88 per 1,000 people 2006
30 Tuvalu 77.35 per 1,000 people 2005
31 Namibia 67.2 per 1,000 people 2007
32 India 45.45 per 1,000 people 2005
33 The Gambia 45.25 per 1,000 people 2007
34 Yemen 44.33 per 1,000 people 2009
35 Swaziland 39.07 per 1,000 people 2006
36 Pakistan 32.96 per 1,000 people 2006
37 Lesotho 29.68 per 1,000 people 2006
38 Zimbabwe 27.98 per 1,000 people 2007
39 Kenya 17.2 per 1,000 people 2009
40 Ghana 16.42 per 1,000 people 2007
41 Malawi 12.88 per 1,000 people 2007
42 Bhutan 12.84 per 1,000 people 2007
43 Nigeria 11.7 per 1,000 people 2007
44 Somalia 10.97 per 1,000 people 2007
45 Burma 9.97 per 1,000 people 2005
46 Sudan 8.77 per 1,000 people 2007
47 Zambia 8 per 1,000 people 2007
48 Bangladesh 7.89 per 1,000 people 2007
49 Uganda 5.36 per 1,000 people 2007
50 Sierra Leone 4.91 per 1,000 people 2002
51 Tanzania 4.02 per 1,000 people 2010

Citation

"Countries Compared by Media > Telephones > Main lines in use > Per capita. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Former-British-colonies/Media/Telephones/Main-lines-in-use/Per-capita

Former British colonies Compared by Media > Telephones > Main lines in use > Per capita

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Interesting observations about Media > Telephones > Main lines in use > Per capita

  • 3 of the top 4 countries by telephones > main lines in use > per capita are Christian.
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo has ranked last for telephones > main lines in use > per capita since 2000.
  • 3 of the top 4 countries by telephones > main lines in use > per capita are Densely populated.
  • Bermuda has ranked in the top 2 for telephones > main lines in use > per capita since 1997.
  • 107 of the top 212 countries by telephones > main lines in use > per capita are Hot countries.
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