Telephones - main lines in use

Telephones - main lines in use

Telephones - main lines in use compares the total number of main telephone lines in use.

RankCountryTelephones - main lines in useDate of Information
1China278,860,0002012
2United States139,000,0002012
3Japan64,273,0002012
4Germany50,700,0002012
5Brazil44,300,0002012
6Russia42,900,0002012
7France39,290,0002012
8Indonesia37,983,0002012
9United Kingdom33,010,0002012
10India31,080,0002012
11Korea, South30,100,0002012
12Iran28,760,0002012
13Italy21,656,0002012
14Mexico20,220,0002012
15Spain19,220,0002012
16Canada18,010,0002012
17Taiwan15,998,0002012
18Turkey13,860,0002012
19Ukraine12,182,0002012
20Australia10,470,0002012
21Vietnam10,191,0002012
22Argentina10,000,0002012
23Egypt8,557,0002012
24Venezuela7,650,0002012
25Netherlands7,086,0002012
26Thailand6,391,0002012
27Colombia6,291,0002012
28Poland6,125,0002012
29Pakistan5,803,0002012
30Greece5,461,0002012
31Saudi Arabia4,800,0002012
32Romania4,680,0002012
33Belgium4,631,0002012
34Malaysia4,589,0002012
35Portugal4,558,0002012
36Syria4,425,0002012
37Belarus4,407,0002012
38Switzerland4,382,0002012
39Hong Kong4,362,0002012
40Kazakhstan4,340,0002012
41Sweden4,321,0002012
42South Africa4,030,0002012
43Philippines3,939,0002012
44Israel3,594,0002012
45Peru3,420,0002012
46Austria3,342,0002012
47Morocco3,280,0002012
48Chile3,276,0002012
49Algeria3,200,0002012
50Serbia2,977,0002012
51Hungary2,960,0002012
52Sri Lanka2,796,0002013
53Denmark2,431,0002012
54Ecuador2,310,0002012
55Bulgaria2,253,0002012
56Czech Republic2,100,0002012
57Ireland2,007,0002012
58Singapore1,990,0002012
59United Arab Emirates1,967,0002012
60Uzbekistan1,963,0002012
61New Zealand1,880,0002012
62Iraq1,870,0002012
63Guatemala1,744,0002012
64Azerbaijan1,734,0002012
65Croatia1,640,0002012
66Norway1,465,0002012
67Georgia1,276,0002012
68Cuba1,217,0002012
69Moldova1,206,0002012
70Korea, North1,180,0002011
71Tunisia1,105,0002012
72Yemen1,100,0002012
73Dominican Republic1,065,0002012
74El Salvador1,060,0002012
75Costa Rica1,018,0002012
76Uruguay1,010,0002012
77Slovakia975,0002012
78Bangladesh962,0002012
79Finland890,0002012
80Bolivia880,6002012
81Lebanon878,0002012
82Bosnia and Herzegovina878,0002012
83Nepal834,0002013
84Slovenia825,0008012
85Libya814,0002012
86Ethiopia797,5002012
87Puerto Rico780,2002012
88Cameroon737,4002012
89Lithuania667,3002012
90Panama640,0002012
91Honduras610,0002012
92Armenia584,0002012
93Cambodia584,0002012
94Turkmenistan575,0002012
95Burma556,0002012
96Kuwait510,0002012
97Latvia501,0002012
98Kyrgyzstan489,0002012
99Estonia448,2002012
100Jordan435,0002012
101Sudan425,0002012
102Nigeria418,2002012
103Macedonia407,9002012
104West Bank406,0002012
105Gaza Strip406,0002012
106Tajikistan393,0002012
107Paraguay376,0002012
108Cyprus373,2002012
109Mauritius349,1002012
110Senegal338,2002012
111Qatar327,0002012
112Nicaragua320,0002012
113Uganda315,0002012
114Albania312,0002012
115Oman305,0002012
116Angola303,0002012
117Zimbabwe301,6002012
118Bahrain290,0002012
119Trinidad and Tobago287,0002012
120Ghana285,0002012
121Cote d'Ivoire268,0002012
122Luxembourg266,7002012
123Jamaica265,0002011
124Kenya251,6002012
125Malta229,7002012
126Malawi227,3002012
127Togo225,0002012
128Iceland189,0002012
129Mongolia176,7002012
130Namibia171,0002012
131Montenegro163,0002012
132Macau162,5002012
133Tanzania161,1002011
134Botswana160,5002012
135Benin156,7002012
136Guyana154,2002012
137Barbados144,0002012
138Madagascar143,7002012
139Burkina Faso141,4002012
140Papua New Guinea139,0002012
141Bahamas, The137,0002012
142Mali112,0002012
143Laos112,0002012
144Kosovo106,3002006
145Niger100,5002012
146Somalia100,0002012
147Fiji88,4002012
148Mozambique88,1002012
149Suriname83,0002012
150Zambia82,5002012
151New Caledonia80,0002012
152Virgin Islands75,8002010
153Jersey73,8002010
154Brunei70,9332012
155Cabo Verde70,2002012
156Bermuda69,0002012
157Guam67,0002012
158Mauritania65,1002012
159Gambia, The64,2002012
160Eritrea60,0002012
161Congo, Democratic Republic of the58,2002012
162French Polynesia55,0002012
163Haiti50,0002012
164Swaziland48,6002012
165Guernsey45,1002010
166Monaco44,5002012
167Rwanda44,4002012
168Lesotho43,1002012
169Aruba43,0002012
170Andorra39,0002012
171Cayman Islands37,4002012
172Saint Lucia36,8002012
173Samoa35,3002010
174Antigua and Barbuda35,0002012
175Tonga30,0002012
176Chad29,9002012
177Seychelles28,9002012
178Grenada28,5002012
179Bhutan27,0002012
180Belize25,4002012
181Comoros24,0002012
182Faroe Islands24,0002012
183Maldives23,1402012
184Gibraltar23,1002012
185Liechtenstein20,0002012
186Saint Kitts and Nevis20,0002012
187Saint Vincent and the Grenadines19,4002012
188Greenland18,9002012
189San Marino18,7002012
190Sierra Leone18,0002012
191Djibouti18,0002012
192Guinea18,0002012
193Burundi17,4002012
194Gabon17,0002012
195Equatorial Guinea14,9002012
196Congo, Republic of the14,9002012
197Dominica14,6002012
198Afghanistan13,5002012
199British Virgin Islands12,2682012
200American Samoa10,0002012
201Kiribati9,0002012
202Micronesia, Federated States of8,4002012
203Solomon Islands8,0602012
204Sao Tome and Principe8,0002012
205Palau7,3002012
206Cook Islands7,2002009
207Anguilla6,0002012
208Vanuatu5,8002012
209Central African Republic5,6002012
210Guinea-Bissau5,0002012
211Saint Pierre and Miquelon4,8002010
212Marshall Islands4,4002010
213Liberia3,2002011
214Montserrat3,0002012
215Timor-Leste3,0002012
216Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha3,0002012
217South Sudan2,2002012
218Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)1,9802012
219Nauru1,9002009
220Tuvalu1,4502012

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