Telecommunication and post

Due to young population and  the developments in telecommunications, there are great capacities for developing telecommunication services in Lorestan Province. The following table gives some information about Lorestan telecommunication company .

Some information about Lorestan telecommunication company

items

unit

Amount/number

Fixed telephone penetration rate

For 100 people

26.66

Mobile  penetration rate

For 100 people

74.24

Number of fixed telephones

set

4933

Number of villages with telephone

village

2535

Number of cities covered with mobile phones

city

25

 Percent of cities covered with mobile phones

percent

100

Number of active fixed telephones

number

476013

Number of active mobile phones

number

1325442

 Source: Lorestan  telecommunication  company

 

post

Post ,in Lorestan,  has a history of more than a century. The first post office was established in 1275. The following table gives some  information about  Lorestan post office.

Some information about Lorestan post office by the end of 1394

Row

items

number

 

 

1

Post agency

61

Rural post office

360

Office of communication services

56

Post boxes( Urban &rural)

504

2

Demostic mail arrived

6941372

3

Domestic mail sent

6885228

4

Foreign mail arrived

9839

5

Foreign mail sent

10975

Source: Lorestan post office