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Telephones - main lines in use compares the total number of main telephone lines in use.
Rank Order Listing for the Telephones - fixed lines field
Rank Country Telephones - fixed lines Date of Information
1 China 192,085,000
2 United States 109,961,000
3 Japan 63,525,713
4 Germany 42,500,000
5 France 38,620,000
6 Brazil 38,311,930
7 United Kingdom 31,919,894
8 Iran 30,481,734
9 Russia 30,108,289
10 Korea, South 25,906,849
11 India 21,868,192
12 Mexico 21,645,699
13 Italy 20,396,603
14 Spain 19,484,361
15 Canada 13,842,000
16 Taiwan 13,174,334
17 Turkey 11,633,461
18 Argentina 9,764,014
19 Indonesia 8,303,511
20 Australia 8,090,000
21 Egypt 7,865,286
22 Colombia 6,973,573
23 Poland 6,575,246
24 Malaysia 6,433,300
25 Ukraine 6,074,255
26 Netherlands 5,900,000
27 Venezuela 5,547,291
28 Saudi Arabia 5,387,405
29 Turkmenistan 5,315,000 est.
30 Greece 5,078,083
31 Portugal 5,073,458
32 Belarus 4,488,821
33 Vietnam 4,296,301
34 Algeria 4,200,919
35 Hong Kong 4,196,061
36 Philippines 4,132,490
37 Belgium 4,105,557
38 Austria 3,772,429
39 Romania 3,660,000
40 Uzbekistan 3,460,258
41 Kazakhstan 3,350,900
42 South Africa 3,345,440
43 Switzerland 3,302,836
44 Israel 3,200,000
45 Peru 3,082,036 est.
46 Hungary 3,016,878
47 Chile 2,997,192
48 Thailand 2,929,000
49 Pakistan 2,798,606
50 Syria 2,740,000
51 Iraq 2,705,028
52 Serbia 2,574,691
53 Sri Lanka 2,473,875
54 Guatemala 2,436,093
55 Sweden 2,392,386
56 Ecuador 2,360,581
57 United Arab Emirates 2,341,392
58 Morocco 2,199,140
59 Singapore 2,001,000
60 Ireland 1,829,166
61 New Zealand 1,760,000
62 Azerbaijan 1,681,407
63 Libya 1,576,000 est.
64 Czechia 1,511,942
65 Laos 1,482,276
66 Bangladesh 1,449,646
67 Cuba 1,444,480
68 Croatia 1,355,662
69 Tunisia 1,302,015
70 Dominican Republic 1,277,247
71 Ethiopia 1,181,000 est.
72 Korea, North 1,180,000 est.
73 Yemen 1,165,828 est.
74 Uruguay 1,153,533
75 Denmark 1,131,064
76 Bulgaria 1,120,392
77 Moldova 1,108,200
78 El Salvador 923,029
79 Cameroon 902,253
80 Lebanon 893,529
81 Kosovo 831,470 est.
82 Nepal 799,368
83 Bosnia and Herzegovina 792,535
84 Costa Rica 774,303
85 Panama 728,379
86 Slovakia 722,704
87 Bolivia 711,961
88 Puerto Rico 703,266
89 Slovenia 694,709
90 Georgia 604,348
91 Norway 560,945
92 Oman 560,326
93 Honduras 532,004
94 Burma 520,863
95 Kuwait 515,542
96 Armenia 477,932
97 Gaza Strip 472,293 est.
98 West Bank 472,293 est.
99 Tajikistan 468,000 est.
100 Qatar 452,088
101 Mauritius 434,300
102 Lithuania 427,066
103 Macedonia 382,901
104 Mongolia 369,853
105 Jordan 369,145
106 Jamaica 363,820
107 Estonia 345,690
108 Kyrgyzstan 331,140
109 Nicaragua 325,821
110 Finland 323,000
111 Trinidad and Tobago 321,434
112 Cyprus 311,559
113 Paraguay 302,754
114 Cote d'Ivoire 302,398
115 Senegal 302,243
116 Ghana 278,379
117 Bahrain 274,733
118 Luxembourg 273,530
119 Zimbabwe 268,849
120 Latvia 266,214
121 Malta 255,437
122 Albania 248,631
123 Mali 228,097
124 Uganda 186,902
125 Montenegro 172,880
126 Angola 171,858
127 Namibia 154,816
128 Papua New Guinea 154,000 est.
129 Botswana 142,481
130 Nigeria 140,491
131 Sudan 136,923
132 Iceland 136,713
133 Guyana 135,795 est.
134 Barbados 128,043
135 Afghanistan 127,794
136 Tanzania 124,238
137 Macau 123,469
138 Niger 114,352 est.
139 Bahamas, The 113,455
140 Zambia 100,444
141 New Caledonia 92,000 est.
142 French Polynesia 90,278
143 Cambodia 88,157
144 Suriname 88,098
145 Brunei 82,588
146 Burkina Faso 76,760
147 Fiji 76,522
148 Virgin Islands 76,000 est.
149 Somalia 74,800
150 Madagascar 69,046
151 Guam 68,000 est.
152 Eritrea 66,086 est.
153 Kenya 65,644
154 Mozambique 63,006
155 Cabo Verde 62,680
156 Mauritania 59,959
157 Curacao 58,805
158 Jersey 55,938 est.
159 Benin 48,508
160 Gambia, The 44,000
161 Monaco 43,374
162 Eswatini 42,000 est.
163 Andorra 39,375
164 Togo 37,691
165 Djibouti 36,855
166 Guernsey 36,547 est.
167 Saint Lucia 36,469
168 Aruba 35,000 est.
169 Cayman Islands 34,116 est.
170 Grenada 32,491 est.
171 Burundi 24,810
172 Antigua and Barbuda 22,504 est.
173 Bhutan 22,015
174 Bermuda 21,883 est.
175 Gabon 21,818
176 Belize 20,869
177 Seychelles 20,290
178 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 19,219
179 Maldives 18,754
180 Gibraltar 17,671
181 Saint Kitts and Nevis 17,293 est.
182 Faroe Islands 17,188
183 Congo, Republic of the 17,000 est.
184 Sierra Leone 17,000 est.
185 San Marino 15,800 est.
186 Liechtenstein 15,243
187 Malawi 14,992
188 Tonga 14,697
189 Rwanda 12,960
190 Equatorial Guinea 10,848
191 Comoros 10,320
192 American Samoa 10,000 est.
193 Chad 9,036
194 Samoa 8,454 est.
195 Lesotho 8,328
196 Greenland 8,060
197 Liberia 8,000 est.
198 Cook Islands 7,800 est.
199 Solomon Islands 7,430
200 Palau 7,204 est.
201 Micronesia, Federated States of 6,947 est.
202 British Virgin Islands 6,222
203 Anguilla 6,000 est.
204 Haiti 5,922
205 Sao Tome and Principe 5,299
206 Saint Pierre and Miquelon 4,800 est.
207 Vanuatu 4,154
208 Wallis and Futuna 3,132 est.
209 Montserrat 3,000 est.
210 Dominica 2,660
211 Marshall Islands 2,361 est.
212 Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) 2,255 est.
213 Timor-Leste 2,206
214 Central African Republic 2,193
215 Tuvalu 2,000 est.
216 Nauru 1,900 est.
217 Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha 576 est.
218 Tokelau 300 est.
219 Congo, Democratic Republic of the 0
220 Guinea 0
221 Guinea-Bissau 0
222 Kiribati 0
223 South Sudan 0