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Oman*

General Country Information
Capital: Muscat
Population: 2,967,717 (July 2010)
Form of Government: Islamic Monarchy

Telephone and Internet Communications in real numbers
Telephone - main lines: 274,200 (2008)
Telephone - mobile: 3,219 million (2008)
Internet hosts: 6,346 (2009)
Internet users: 465,000 (2008)

Country Ranking
DOI* 2005/2006:
0.44
World Rank 2005/2006:
81

*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 Telecommunications 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:

The Oman Association for the Disabled
P.O. Box 331
Muscat 130
Oman
Email: oadisabl@omantel.net.om
Tel: +968-24605566