Belgium: Communication#

Telephones - fixed linestotal subscriptions: 4,488,711
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 40 (July 2015 est.)
Telephones - mobile cellulartotal: 12.938 million
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 114 (July 2015 est.)
Telephone systemgeneral assessment: highly developed, technologically advanced, and completely automated domestic and international telephone and telegraph facilities
domestic: nationwide mobile-cellular telephone system; extensive cable network; limited microwave radio relay network
international: country code - 32; landing point for a number of submarine cables that provide links to Europe, the Middle East, and Asia; satellite earth stations - 7 (Intelsat - 3) (2015)
Broadcast mediaa segmented market with the three major communities (Flemish, French, and German-speaking) each having responsibility for their own broadcast media; multiple TV channels exist for each community; additionally, in excess of 90% of households are connected (2007)
Internet country
Internet userstotal: 9.631 million
percent of population: 85% (July 2015 est.)