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Estonia

General Country Information
Capital: Tallinn
Population: 1,291,170 (July 2010)
Form of Government: Parliamentary Republic

Telephone and Internet Communications in real numbers
Telephone - main lines: 4,98,100 (2008)
Telephone - mobile: 2.525 million (2008)
Internet hosts: 706,449 (2009)
Internet users: 888,100 (2008)

Country Ranking
DOI* 2005/2006: 0.65
World Rank 2005/2006: 24

*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:

Estonian Association of the Deaf
Nömme tee 2, 1
3426 Tallinn
Estonia
http://www.ead.ee
Email: ead@ead.ee
Tel: +372-655-2510
Fax: +372-655-2510

Estonian Board of Disabled People
Endla 59, 10615 Tallinn,
Estonia
http://www.tallinnakoda.ee/
Email: koda@talinnakoda.ee
Tel: +372-6554-161 / +372-056-452-139

The Estonian Chamber of Disabled People
Toompuiestee 10
10137 Tallinn
Estonia
http://www.epikoda.ee
Email: epikoda@epikoda.ee
Tel: +372-6616629

EVPIT - Estonian Mentally Disabled People Support Organization
Tatari 12
10116 Tallinn
Estonia
Email: kadritaperson35@hotmail.com
Tel: +372-6-455-171
Fax: +372-6-605067

The Estonian Support Union of Deaf/Blind
Ehte 7
10318 Tallinn
Estonia
http://www.pimekurdid.ee
Email: info@pimekurdid.ee
Tel: +372-6-748-497

Eesti Pimedate Liit / Estonian Federation of the Blind

Lai Str 9
EE0001 Tallinn
Estonia
Tel: +372-2-441419
Fax: +372-64-11-831

Estonian Federation of the Blind
Raua tn. 1
EE-10124 Tallinn
Estonia
http://www.pimedateliit.ee/
Email: epl@pimedateliit.ee
Tel: +372-644-4603

Independent Living Estonia - DPI National Assembly
Jaak Vosa
Vilde Tee 70 - 3
EE 0029 Tallinn
Estonia
Email: jaak@ngo.ee
Tel: +372-2-523486   
Fax: +372-2-523486