Malta: Communication#

Telephones - fixed linestotal subscriptions: 230,226
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 56 (July 2015 est.)
Telephones - mobile cellulartotal: 558,000
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 135 (July 2015 est.)
Telephone systemgeneral assessment: automatic system featuring submarine cable and microwave radio relay between islands
domestic: combined fixed-line and mobile-cellular subscribership exceeds 190 per 100 persons
international: country code - 356; submarine cable connects to Italy; satellite earth station - 1 Intelsat (Atlantic Ocean) (2015)
Broadcast media2 publicly owned TV stations, Television Malta broadcasting nationally plus an educational channel; several privately owned national television stations, two of which are owned by political parties; Italian and British broadcast programs are available; mu (2016)
Internet country
Internet userstotal: 315,000
percent of population: 76.2% (July 2015 est.)