Demography, Economy

Population Population 7.102 Million
Households Households 2.345 Million

Telephone Network

Main telephone lines in operation Main telephone lines in operation 4.27 Million
>% digital main lines % digital main lines 100%
% residential main lines % residential main lines 56.47%
Public payphones Public payphones 4,724

Mobile Services

Cellular mobile telephone subscribers Cellular mobile telephone subscribers 13.793 Million
Digital cellular subscribers Digital cellular subscribers 13.793 Million
Percentage of population (%) Percentage of population (%) 194.2%

Other Services

ISDN subscribers ISDN subscribers 10,179
ISDN B channel equivalents ISDN B channel equivalents 83,931

Traffic

International outgoing telephone (minutes) International outgoing telephone (minutes) 7.64 Billion
International incoming telephone (minutes) International incoming telephone (minutes) 2.7 Billion
International bothway telephone (minutes) International bothway telephone (minutes) 10.34 Billion

Staff

Full-time telecommunication staff Full-time telecommunication staff 17,039

Tariffs

Connection fee for residential telephone service (HK$) Connection fee for residential telephone service (HK$) 0
Connection fee for business telephone service (HK$) Connection fee for business telephone service (HK$) 0
Monthly subscription for residential telephone service (HK$) Monthly subscription for residential telephone service (HK$) 66
Monthly subscription for business telephone service (HK$) Monthly subscription for business telephone service (HK$) 78

Revenue

Total telecom services revenue (HK$) (for the period from 1 Jan to 31 Dec 2010) Total telecom services revenue (HK$) (for the period from 1 Jan to 31 Dec 2010) 57,333 Million

Capital Expenditure

Annual telecom investment (HK$) (for the period from 1 Jan to 31 Dec 2010) Annual telecom investment (HK$) (for the period from 1 Jan to 31 Dec 2010) 7,673 Million

Broadcasting

Terrestrial Multi-channel TV subscribers Terrestrial Multi-channel TV subscribers 3,179,313
Home satellite antennas Home satellite antennas 19,946

Remarks:
See Annex 1 for the definition of the indicators.

Telecommunication Indicators in Hong Kong for the fiscal years 1993/94 to 2010/11