Azerbaijani Finance Ministry Provides 96% of Families with Telephones
Azerbaijan, Baku / Trend corr S. Babayeva / In January to November the Azerbaijani Communications and IT Ministry has provided a total of 96% of families in the country with telephone sets, the Ministry reported.
A total of the telephone numbers which were put into exploitation during that period made up 95,766 - 59,448 from Baktelecom and 36,318 from Aztelecom.
In 2006, the Communications Ministry put into exploitation 280,594 numbers, which is 116,409 more numbers than in 2005.
Average 14.55 stationary telephone sets fall on 100 people in Azerbaijan. In Baku it is 32.1 telephones, in regions - 9.55.