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Hungary*

General Country Information
Capital: Budapest
Population: 9,880,059 (July 2010)
Form of Government: Parliamentary Republic

Telephone and Internet Communications in real numbers
Telephone - main lines: 3.094 million (2008)
Telephone - mobile: 12.229 million (2008)
Internet hosts: 2.261 million (2009)
Internet users: 5.873 million (2008)

Country Ranking
DOI* 2005/2006: 0.59
World Rank 2005/2006: 36

*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.

National Disability Action Plan
National Programme of Disability Affairs (20072013)

Disability Policy Website

Disability Organizations and Contact Information:

De jure Alapitvany (Disability Rights Advocates Hungary)
Neszmelyi ut 36
Budapest, 1112
Hungary
http://www.drahu.org.hu
Email: drahu@c3.hu
Tel: +36-1-310-3583

Hungarian Federation of the Blind and Partially Sighted
Hermina ut 47
Budapest, 1146
Hungary
http://www.mvgyosz.hu
Email: titkarsag@mvgyosz.hu
Tel: +36-1-384-5028
Fax: +36-1-384-5028

Hungarian National Association of the Deaf
Benczur u. 21
Budapest, H-1068
Hungary
http://www.sinosz.hu
Email: ivasak@euroweb.hu
Tel: +36-1-351-0432
TTY: +36-1-351-0434
Fax: +36-1-342-1989

International Federation of Persons with Physical Disability
Rkczi t. 36
Vc, H-2500
Hungary
http://www.fimitic.org
Email: info@fimitic.org
Tel: +36-027-502
Fax: +36-027-661

Mental Disability Advocacy Center (MDAC)
Hercegprímás u. 11
H-1051 Budapest
Hungary
http://www.mdac.info
Email: mdac@mdac.info
Tel: +36-1-413 2730     
Fax: +36-1-413 2739

National Federation of Disabled Persons' Associations (MEOSZ) - DPI National Assembly
Eva Caesar
San Marco u 76,
Budapest, H-1032
Hungary
http://www.meoszinfo.hu/eng/p0x01m.htm
Email:
meosz@matavnet.hu
Tel: +36-1-388-2387 / +36-1-388-8951
Fax: +36-1-388-5529