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Brunei Darussalam*

General Country Information
Capital: Bandar Seri Begawan
Population: 395,027 (July 2010)
Form of Government: Absolute Monarchy

Telephone and Internet Communications in real numbers
Telephone - main lines: 76,600 (2008)
Telephone - mobile: 376,000 (2008)
Internet hosts: 14,978 (2009)
Internet users: 217,000 (2008)

Country Ranking
DOI* 2005/2006: 0.56
World Rank 2005/2006: 43

*The Digital Opportunity Index (DOI) evaluates the opportunity, infrastructure and utilization of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) worldwide and was created by the Korea Agency for Digital Opportunity and Promotion (KADO) and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU). The DOI is based on a scale of 0-1, where 1 is ideal, and the World Rank is taken into consideration out of 181 countries, based on the DOI.

Disability Organizations and Contact Information:

Brunei Darussalam National Association of the Blind
Unit 11D Wisma Haji Taha
Jalan Gadong BE4119
Negara
Brunei Darussalam
http://bdnab.com
Contact:
Muhammad Jamary Bin Danggat
Email:
bdnab@brunet.bn / jamary.bd@gmail.com
Tel/Fax: +673-2451311