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Jamaica: Communication#

Telephone systemgeneral assessment: fully automatic domestic telephone network
domestic: the 1999 agreement to open the market for telecommunications services resulted in rapid growth in mobile-cellular telephone usage while the number of fixed-lines in use has declined; combined mobile-cellular teledensity exceeded 110 per 100 persons in 2011
international: country code - 1-876; the Fibralink submarine cable network provides enhanced delivery of business and broadband traffic and is linked to the Americas Region Caribbean Ring System (ARCOS-1) submarine cable in the Dominican Republic; the link to ARCOS-1 provides seamless connectivity to US, parts of the Caribbean, Central America, and South America; the ALBA-1 fiber-optic submarine cable links Jamaica, Cuba, and Venezuela; satellite earth stations - 2 Intelsat (Atlantic Ocean) (2010)
Telephones - main lines in use265,000 (2011)
Telephones - mobile cellular2.665 million (2012)
Internet users1.581 million (2009)
Internet country code.jm
Internet hosts3,906 (2012)
Broadcast media3 free-to-air TV stations, subscription cable services, and roughly 30 radio stations (2013)