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Luxembourg*

General Country Information
Capital: Luxembourg
Population: 497,538 (July 2010)
Form of Government: Unitary Parliamentary Democracy / Constitutional Monarchy

Telephone and Internet Communications in real numbers
Telephone - main lines: 260,600 (2008)
Telephone - mobile: 707,000 (2008)
Internet hosts: 220,107 (2009)
Internet users: 387,000 (2008)

Country Ranking
DOI* 2005/2006: 0.61
World Rank 2005/2006: 33

*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:

Centre de Réadaptation (CR)
Email: centre.readaptation@education.lu

Info-Handicap
65, Avenue de la Gare
L-1611
Luxemburg
http://www.info-handicap.lu
Email: info@iha.lu
Tel: +352-366-466-1
Fax: +352-360-885

Association des Parents d'Enfants Mentalement Handicapés
Domaine du Chteau
10 rue du Chateau
Bettange-sur-Mess, L-4976
Luxemburg
http://www.apemh.lu
Email: apemh@apemh.lu
Tel: +352-379-1911
Fax: +352-3716-96