Sweden: Communication#

Telephones - fixed linestotal subscriptions: 3,554,665
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 36 (July 2015 est.)
Telephones - mobile cellulartotal: 12.639 million
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 129 (July 2015 est.)
Telephone systemgeneral assessment: highly developed telecommunications infrastructure; ranked among leading countries for fixed-line, mobile-cellular, Internet and broadband penetration
domestic: coaxial and multiconductor cables carry most of the voice traffic; parallel microwave radio relay systems carry some additional telephone channels
international: country code - 46; submarine cables provide links to other Nordic countries and Europe; satellite earth stations - 1 Intelsat (Atlantic Ocean), 1 Eutelsat, and 1 Inmarsat (Atlantic and Indian Ocean regions); note - Sweden shares the Inmarsat earth station (2015)
Broadcast mediapublicly owned TV broadcaster operates 2 terrestrial networks plus regional stations; multiple privately owned TV broadcasters operating nationally, regionally, and locally; about 50 local TV stations; widespread access to pan-Nordic and international bro (2008)
Internet country code.se
Internet userstotal: 8.881 million
percent of population: 90.6% (July 2015 est.)