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    South Africa Communications - 2002
    http://www.greekorthodoxchurch.org/wfb2002/south_africa/south_africa_communications.html
    SOURCE: 2002 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Telephones - main lines in use more than 5 million (2001)

      Telephones - mobile cellular 7.06 million (2001)

      Telephone system
      general assessment: the system is the best developed and most modern in Africa
      domestic: consists of carrier-equipped open-wire lines, coaxial cables, microwave radio relay links, fiber-optic cable, radiotelephone communication stations, and wireless local loops; key centers are Bloemfontein, Cape Town, Durban, Johannesburg, Port Elizabeth, and Pretoria
      international: 2 submarine cables; satellite earth stations - 3 Intelsat (1 Indian Ocean and 2 Atlantic Ocean)

      Radio broadcast stations AM 14, FM 347 (plus 243 repeaters), shortwave 1 (1998)

      Radios 17 million (2001)

      Television broadcast stations 556 (plus 144 network repeaters) (1997)

      Televisions 6 million (2000)

      Internet country code .za

      Internet Service Providers (ISPs) 150 (2001)

      Internet users 2.4 million (2001)

      NOTE: The information regarding South Africa on this page is re-published from the 2002 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of South Africa Communications 2002 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about South Africa Communications 2002 should be addressed to the CIA.

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