Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha: Communication#

Telephones - fixed linestotal: 2,728
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 35 (July 2015 est.)
Telephones - mobile cellulartotal: 1,267
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: (July 2015 est.)
Telephone systemgeneral assessment: can communicate worldwide
domestic: automatic digital network
international: country code (Saint Helena) - 290, (Ascension Island) - 247; international direct dialing; satellite voice and data communications; satellite earth stations - 5 (Ascension Island - 4, Saint Helena - 1) (2010)
Broadcast mediaSaint Helena has no local TV station; 2 local radio stations, one of which is relayed to Ascension Island; satellite TV stations rebroadcast terrestrially; Ascension Island has no local TV station but has 1 local radio station and receives relays of broad (2007)
Internet country; note - Ascension Island assigned .ac
Internet userstotal: 1,800
percent of population: 23.1% (July 2015 est.)
Communications - noteSouth Africa maintains a meteorological station on Gough Island