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Hong Kong: Communication#

Telephone systemgeneral assessment: modern facilities provide excellent domestic and international services
domestic: microwave radio relay links and extensive fiber-optic network
international: country code - 852; multiple international submarine cables provide connections to Asia, US, Australia, the Middle East, and Western Europe; satellite earth stations - 3 Intelsat (1 Pacific Ocean and 2 Indian Ocean); coaxial cable to Guangzhou, China (2012)
Telephones - main lines in use4.362 million (2012)
Telephones - mobile cellular16.403 million (2012)
Internet users4.873 million (2009)
Internet country code.hk
Internet hosts870,041 (2012)
Broadcast media2 commercial terrestrial TV networks each with multiple stations; multi-channel satellite and cable TV systems available; 3 radio networks, one of which is government-funded, operate about 15 radio stations (2012)