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Telephones - main lines in use
Definition - World rank and map
3.87 million (2007)
Telephones - main lines in use per 1,000 people
Definition - World rank and map
551.4 (2007)
Telephones - mobile cellular
Definition - World rank and map
10.55 million (2007)
Telephones - mobile cellular subscribers per 1,000 people
Definition - World rank and map
1,503.1 (2007)
Telephone system
Definition
general 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
Radio broadcast stations
Definition
AM 5, FM 9, shortwave 0 (2004)
Television broadcast stations
Definition
55 (2 TV networks, each broadcasting on 2 channels) (2007)
Internet country code
Definition
.hk
Internet hosts
Definition - World rank and map
812,137 (2007)
Internet hosts per 1,000 people
Definition - World rank and map
115.7 (2007)
Internet users
Definition - World rank and map
3.77 million (2006)
Internet users per 1,000 people
Definition - World rank and map
537.1 (2006)
Airports
Definition - World rank and map
2 (2007)
Airports - with paved runways
Definition
total: 2
over 3,047 m: 1
1,524 to 2,437 m: 1 (2007)
Heliports
Definition
5 (2007)
Roadways
Definition - World rank and map
total: 2,009 km
paved: 2,009 km (2007)
Merchant marine
Definition - World rank and map
total: 1,074 ships (1000 GRT or over) 37,295,109 GRT/61,581,647 DWT
by type: barge carrier 2, bulk carrier 512, cargo 140, carrier 3, chemical tanker 61, combination ore/oil 2, container 192, liquefied gas 21, passenger 6, passenger/cargo 5, petroleum tanker 110, roll on/roll off 4, specialized tanker 9, vehicle carrier 7
foreign-owned: 659 (Belgium 2, Canada 42, China 322, Denmark 21, Germany 5, Greece 27, Indonesia 7, Japan 85, Norway 40, Philippines 9, Portugal 1, Russia 1, Singapore 11, South Korea 5, Syria 1, Taiwan 11, UAE 2, UK 38, US 29)
registered in other countries: 339 (Bahamas 5, Belize 4, Bermuda 4, Cambodia 14, China 10, Cyprus 2, Georgia 2, Honduras 1, India 1, Kiribati 3, Liberia 45, Malaysia 14, Malta 3, Marshall Islands 5, Mongolia 2, Nigeria 2, Norway 6, Panama 142, Philippines 1, Seychelles 1, Singapore 44, St Vincent and the Grenadines 7, Tuvalu 10, UK 2, Vietnam 1, unknown 8) (2008)
Ports and terminals
Definition
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