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Telephones - main lines in use
Definition - World rank and map
33,900 (2006)
Telephones - main lines in use per 1,000 people
Definition - World rank and map
112.5 (2006)
Telephones - mobile cellular
Definition - World rank and map
118,300 (2007)
Telephones - mobile cellular subscribers per 1,000 people
Definition - World rank and map
392.7 (2007)
Telephone system
Definition
general assessment: above-average system; fixed-line teledensity of 12 per 100 persons; mobile-cellular telephone density of about 40 per 100 persons
domestic: trunk network depends primarily on microwave radio relay
international: country code - 501; landing point for the Americas Region Caribbean Ring System (ARCOS-1) fiber-optic telecommunications submarine cable that provides links to South and Central America, parts of the Caribbean, and the US; satellite earth station - 8 (Intelsat - 2, unknown - 6) (2007)
Radio broadcast stations
Definition
AM 1, FM 16, shortwave 0 (2006)
Television broadcast stations
Definition
5 (2006)
Internet country code
Definition
.bz
Internet hosts
Definition - World rank and map
1,942 (2007)
Internet hosts per 1,000 people
Definition - World rank and map
6.4 (2007)
Internet users
Definition - World rank and map
34,000 (2006)
Internet users per 1,000 people
Definition - World rank and map
112.9 (2006)
Airports
Definition - World rank and map
44 (2007)
Airports - with paved runways
Definition
total: 4
1,524 to 2,437 m: 1
914 to 1,523 m: 1
under 914 m: 2 (2007)
Airports - with unpaved runways
Definition
total: 40
2,438 to 3,047 m: 1
914 to 1,523 m: 12
under 914 m: 27 (2007)
Roadways
Definition - World rank and map
total: 2,872 km
paved: 488 km
unpaved: 2,384 km (2000)
Waterways
Definition
825 km (navigable only by small craft) (2007)
Merchant marine
Definition - World rank and map
total: 227 ships (1000 GRT or over) 831,602 GRT/1,121,250 DWT
by type: barge carrier 1, bulk carrier 32, cargo 166, chemical tanker 3, container 2, passenger 1, petroleum tanker 8, refrigerated cargo 8, roll on/roll off 5, specialized tanker 1
foreign-owned: 182 (China 85, Croatia 2, Cyprus 1, Estonia 6, Greece 1, Hong Kong 4, Iceland 1, Italy 3, Japan 2, Latvia 12, Norway 3, Peru 1, Philippines 1, Russia 28, Singapore 2, South Korea 1, Spain 1, Turkey 12, UAE 3, UK 5, Ukraine 7, US 1) (2008)
Ports and terminals
Definition
Belize City, Big Creek


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