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Telephones - main lines in use
Definition - World rank and map
1.167 million (2006)
Telephones - main lines in use per 1,000 people
Definition - World rank and map
213.9 (2006)
Telephones - mobile cellular
Definition - World rank and map
4.893 million (2006)
Telephones - mobile cellular subscribers per 1,000 people
Definition - World rank and map
896.9 (2006)
Telephone system
Definition
general assessment: Slovakia has a modern telecommunications system that has expanded dramatically in recent years with the growth in cellular services
domestic: analog system is now receiving digital equipment and is being enlarged with fiber-optic cable, especially in the larger cities; 3 companies provide nationwide cellular services
international: country code - 421; 3 international exchanges (1 in Bratislava and 2 in Banska Bystrica) are available; Slovakia is participating in several international telecommunications projects that will increase the availability of external services
Radio broadcast stations
Definition
AM 15, FM 78, shortwave 2 (1998)
Television broadcast stations
Definition
80 (national broadcasting 6, regional 7, local 67) (2004)
Internet country code
Definition
.sk
Internet hosts
Definition - World rank and map
821,816 (2007)
Internet hosts per 1,000 people
Definition - World rank and map
150.6 (2007)
Internet users
Definition - World rank and map
2.256 million (2006)
Internet users per 1,000 people
Definition - World rank and map
413.5 (2006)
Airports
Definition - World rank and map
35 (2007)
Airports - with paved runways
Definition
total: 20
over 3,047 m: 2
2,438 to 3,047 m: 2
1,524 to 2,437 m: 3
914 to 1,523 m: 3
under 914 m: 10 (2007)
Airports - with unpaved runways
Definition
total: 15
914 to 1,523 m: 8
under 914 m: 7 (2007)
Heliports
Definition
1 (2007)
Pipelines
Definition
gas 6,769 km; oil 416 km (2007)
Railways
Definition - World rank and map
total: 3,662 km
broad gauge: 100 km 1.520-m gauge
standard gauge: 3,512 km 1.435-m gauge (1,588 km electrified)
narrow gauge: 50 km (1.000-m or 0.750-m gauge) (2006)
Roadways
Definition - World rank and map
total: 42,993 km
paved: 37,533 km (includes 316 km of expressways)
unpaved: 5,460 km (2004)
Waterways
Definition
172 km (on Danube River) (2005)
Merchant marine
Definition - World rank and map
total: 50 ships (1000 GRT or over) 227,524 GRT/310,624 DWT
by type: bulk carrier 5, cargo 41, refrigerated cargo 4
foreign-owned: 43 (Bulgaria 6, Germany 2, Greece 2, Israel 4, Italy 1, Poland 2, Russia 1, Syria 2, Turkey 10, UK 1, Ukraine 12) (2008)
Ports and terminals
Definition
Bratislava, Komarno


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