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Azerbaijan Communication
Telephones - main lines in use:
923,800 (2002)
Telephones - mobile cellular:
870,000 (2002)
Telephone system:
general assessment: inadequate; requires considerable expansion and modernization; teledensity of 10 main lines per 100 persons is low (2002)
domestic: the majority of telephones are in Baku and other industrial centers - about 700 villages still without public telephone service; satellite service connects Baku to a modern switch in its exclave of Naxcivan
international: country code - 994; the old Soviet system of cable and microwave is still serviceable; a satellite connection to Turkey enables Baku to reach about 200 additional countries, some of which are directly connected to Baku by satellite providers other than Turkey (1997)
Radios:
175,000 (1997)
Radio broadcast stations:
AM 10, FM 17, shortwave 1 (1998)
Televisions:
170,000 (1997)
Television broadcast stations:
2 (1997)
Internet country code:
.az
Internet hosts:
586 (2004)
Internet users:
300,000 (2002)
Internet Service Providers (ISPs):
2 (2000)
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