Seychelles: Communication#

Telephones - fixed linestotal subscriptions: 21,341
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 23 (July 2015 est.)
Telephones - mobile cellulartotal: 148,000
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 160 (July 2015 est.)
Telephone systemgeneral assessment: effective system
domestic: combined fixed-line and mobile-cellular teledensity exceeds 180 telephones per 100 persons; radiotelephone communications between islands in the archipelago
international: country code - 248; direct radiotelephone communications with adjacent island countries and African coastal countries; satellite earth station - 1 Intelsat (Indian Ocean) (2015)
Broadcast mediathe government operates the only terrestrial TV station, which provides local programming and airs broadcasts from international services; multi-channel cable and satellite TV are available through 2 providers; the government operates 1 AM and 1 FM radio (2016)
Internet country
Internet userstotal: 54,000
percent of population: 58.1% (July 2015 est.)