Telephones – main lines in use: 51.232 million (2007)
country comparison to the world: 5

Telephones – mobile cellular: 107.339 million (2007)
country comparison to the world: 7

Telephone system: excellent domestic and international service
domestic: high level of modern technology and excellent service of every kind

International: country code – 81

Numerous submarine cables provide links throughout Asia, Australia, the Middle East, Europe, and US

Satellite earth stations – 5 Intelsat (4 Pacific Ocean and 1 Indian Ocean), 1 Intersputnik (Indian Ocean region), and 1 Inmarsat (Pacific and Indian Ocean regions

Radio broadcast stations: AM 215 (plus 370 repeaters), FM 89 (plus 485 repeaters), shortwave 21 (2001)

Television broadcast stations: 211 (plus 7,341 repeaters)
In addition, US Forces are served by 3 TV stations and 2 TV cable services (1999)

Internet country code: .jp
Internet hosts:   39.909 million (2008)
country comparison to the world: 2

Internet users: 88.11 million (2007)
country comparison to the world: 4

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Posted: September 28, 2022, 1:45 am
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Posted: September 27, 2022, 9:20 am
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Posted: September 26, 2022, 11:14 pm
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Posted: September 21, 2022, 7:59 am
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Posted: September 12, 2022, 1:55 pm
China's internet users reach 1.05 bln
As of June, the amount of China's netizens grew to approximately 1.05 bln, with the ratio of internet access coverage nationwide reaching 74.4%, according to a report released, informed The Xinhua ...
Posted: September 12, 2022, 5:59 am
Chinese internet users detained over Xinjiang Covid-19 outbreak ‘rumours’
Police in China’s far western region of Xinjiang have detained four internet users, accusing them of spreading rumours about an outbreak of Covid-19. The four were ordered to serve between five ...
Posted: September 12, 2022, 5:37 am
Internet users rise in July
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Posted: September 11, 2022, 1:30 am
How much time do people spend on social media and why?
That's more than twice the time spent by Japan's internet users, who stay connected for 4 hours, 3 minutes per day, below the world average of 6 hours, 53 minutes. Users in the United States are ...
Posted: September 6, 2022, 7:28 am