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Cape Verde:
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Telephones - main lines in use
Definition - World rank and map
71,600 (2006)
Telephones - main lines in use per 1,000 people
Definition - World rank and map
167.7 (2006)
Telephones - mobile cellular
Definition - World rank and map
148,000 (2007)
Telephones - mobile cellular subscribers per 1,000 people
Definition - World rank and map
346.6 (2007)
Telephone system
Definition
general assessment: effective system, extensive modernization from 1996-2000 following partial privatization in 1995
domestic: major service provider is Cabo Verde Telecom (CVT); fiber-optic ring, completed in 2001, links all islands providing Internet access and ISDN services; cellular service introduced in 1998; broadband services launched in 2004
international: country code - 238; landing point for the Atlantis-2 fiber-optic transatlantic telephone cable that provides links to South America, Senegal, and Europe; HF radiotelephone to Senegal and Guinea-Bissau; satellite earth station - 1 Intelsat (Atlantic Ocean) (2007)
Radio broadcast stations
Definition
AM 0, FM 22 (plus 12 repeaters), shortwave 0 (2001)
Television broadcast stations
Definition
1 (plus 7 repeaters) (2001)
Internet country code
Definition
.cv
Internet hosts
Definition - World rank and map
344 (2007)
Internet hosts per 1,000 people
Definition - World rank and map
0.8 (2007)
Internet users
Definition - World rank and map
29,000 (2005)
Internet users per 1,000 people
Definition - World rank and map
67.9 (2005)
Airports
Definition - World rank and map
8 (2007)
Airports - with paved runways
Definition
total: 8
over 3,047 m: 1
1,524 to 2,437 m: 2
914 to 1,523 m: 4
under 914 m: 1 (2007)
Roadways
Definition - World rank and map
total: 1,350 km
paved: 932 km
unpaved: 418 km (2000)
Merchant marine
Definition - World rank and map
total: 8 ships (1000 GRT or over) 13,922 GRT/7,726 DWT
by type: cargo 2, chemical tanker 1, passenger/cargo 5
foreign-owned: 2 (Spain 1, UK 1) (2008)
Ports and terminals
Definition
Porto Grande


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