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Grenada Communication
 
 
 

General

A local automatic telephone system covers the island, with connections to Carriacou. In 2009, there were about 28,600 main telephone lines in use with an additional 64,000 cellular phones.

Radio and television services are provided by Radio Grenada and Grenada television. In 2001, there were six radio stations and two television stations. The Grenadian Broadcasting Network (GBN) operates the primary stations. GBN is a privately owned organisation, but the government holds minority shares in the group. In 1997, there were 817 radios and 306 television sets in use per 1,000 population.

In 2009, there were two internet service providers, LIME and Flow, which served about 25,000 subscribers.

Overview

Telephones - main lines in use :
28,600 (2009)

Telephones - mobile cellular :
64,000 (2009)

Telephone system :
general assessment: automatic, island-wide telephone system
domestic: inter-island VHF and UHF radiotelephone links
international: country code - 1-473; landing point for the East Caribbean Fiber Optic System (ECFS) submarine cable with links to 13 other islands in the eastern Caribbean extending from the British Virgin Islands to Trinidad; SHF radiotelephone links to
Trinidad & Tobago and St Vincent; VHF and UHF radio links to Trinidad

Broadcast media :
the Grenada Broadcasting Network, jointly owned by the government and the Caribbean Communications Network of Trinidad & Tobago, operates a television station and 2 radio stations; multi-channel cable TV subscription service is available; a dozen private radio stations also broadcast (2007)

Internet country code :
.gd

Internet hosts :
52 (2010)

Internet users :
25,000 (2009)

 

 
 

 



 


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