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Number of Fixed Telephone Subscriptions in Europe & Central Asia

Number of Fixed Telephone Subscriptions in Europe & Central Asia from 1960 to 2016
Date Value Variation
2016 291 988 686.22 -2.14
2015 298 378 653.00 -3.02
2014 307 685 809.00 -2.23
2013 314 696 710.00 -1.34
2012 318 955 612.00 -2.77
2011 328 041 959.00 -1.77
2010 333 946 465.00 -1.11
2009 337 699 026.00 2.25
2008 330 283 074.00 -0.95
2007 333 437 476.00 -1.54

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Fixed Line Subscribers in other Countries

Main Fixed Line Indicators

  • Fixed Line Subscribers

    Active number of analogue fixed telephone lines, voice-over-IP (VoIP) subscriptions, fixed wireless local loop (WLL) subscriptions, ISDN voice-channel equivalents and fixed public payphones. It consists of telephone lines connecting a customer's terminal equipment to the public switched telephone network (PSTN) with a dedicated port on a telephone exchange. Based on: International Telecommunication Union.

  • Voice Calls Volume

    Volume of fixed voice calls, usually expressed in number of calls or number of completed minutes. It includes domestic (local and long distance) and international fixed voice calls, for both business and non-business lines. Based on: International Telecommunications Union.

  • Fixed Line Penetration

    Number of fixed line subscriptions, usually measured per 100 inhabitants. The penetration rate measures fixed line's degree of adoption. It consists of telephone lines connecting a customer's terminal equipment to the public switched telephone network (PSTN) with a dedicated port on a telephone exchange. Based on: Eurostat.

  • Voice Calls Revenue

    Revenue generated from local, national and international fixed line voice calls, usually expressed in millions or billions of national currency. It includes both business and non-business lines. Based on: International Telecommunication Union.