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Uruguay: Communication#

Telephone systemgeneral assessment: fully digitalized
domestic: most modern facilities concentrated in Montevideo; nationwide microwave radio relay network; overall fixed-line and mobile-cellular teledensity has reached 170 telephones per 100 persons
international: country code - 598; the UNISOR submarine cable system provides direct connectivity to Brazil and Argentina; satellite earth stations - 2 Intelsat (Atlantic Ocean) (2011)
Telephones - main lines in use1.01 million (2012)
Telephones - mobile cellular5 million (2012)
Internet users1.405 million (2009)
Internet country code.uy
Internet hosts1.036 million (2012)
Broadcast mediamixture of privately owned and state-run broadcast media; more than 100 commercial radio stations and about 20 TV channels; cable TV is available; many community radio and TV stations; adopted the hybrid Japanese/Brazilian HDTV standard (ISDB-T) in December 2010 (2010)