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Telephones - main lines in use
Definition - World rank and map
2.888 million (2006)
Telephones - main lines in use per 1,000 people
Definition - World rank and map
282.6 (2006)
Telephones - mobile cellular
Definition - World rank and map
12.408 million (2006)
Telephones - mobile cellular subscribers per 1,000 people
Definition - World rank and map
1,214 (2006)
Telephone system
Definition
general assessment: privatization and modernization of the Czech telecommunication system got a late start but is advancing steadily; access to the fixed-line telephone network expanded throughout the 1990s; mobile telephone usage increased sharply beginning in the mid-1990s and there are now about 120 mobile telephones per 100 persons
domestic: 93% of exchanges now digital; existing copper subscriber systems enhanced with Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL) equipment to accommodate Internet and other digital signals; trunk systems include fiber-optic cable and microwave radio relay
international: country code - 420; satellite earth stations - 6 (2 Intersputnik - Atlantic and Indian Ocean regions, 1 Intelsat, 1 Eutelsat, 1 Inmarsat, 1 Globalstar) (2007)
Radio broadcast stations
Definition
AM 31, FM 304, shortwave 17 (2000)
Television broadcast stations
Definition
150 (plus 1,434 repeaters) (2000)
Internet country code
Definition
.cz
Internet hosts
Definition - World rank and map
1.668 million (2007)
Internet hosts per 1,000 people
Definition - World rank and map
163.2 (2007)
Internet users
Definition - World rank and map
3.541 million (2006)
Internet users per 1,000 people
Definition - World rank and map
346.4 (2006)
Airports
Definition - World rank and map
122 (2007)
Airports - with paved runways
Definition
total: 45
over 3,047 m: 2
2,438 to 3,047 m: 10
1,524 to 2,437 m: 13
914 to 1,523 m: 2
under 914 m: 18 (2007)
Airports - with unpaved runways
Definition
total: 77
1,524 to 2,437 m: 1
914 to 1,523 m: 26
under 914 m: 50 (2007)
Heliports
Definition
1 (2007)
Pipelines
Definition
gas 7,010 km; oil 547 km; refined products 94 km (2007)
Railways
Definition - World rank and map
total: 9,597 km
standard gauge: 9,597 km 1.435-m gauge (3,041 km electrified) (2006)
Roadways
Definition - World rank and map
total: 127,865 km
paved: 127,865 km (includes 633 km of expressways) (2006)
Waterways
Definition
664 km (principally on Elbe, Vltava, Oder, and other navigable rivers, lakes, and canals) (2006)
Merchant marine
Definition - World rank and map
registered in other countries: 1 (St Vincent and the Grenadines 1) (2008)
Ports and terminals
Definition
Decin, Prague, Usti nad Labem


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