The fixed line market in Sri Lanka remains underdeveloped due to the dominance of the mobile segment. Further, the number of fixed telephone lines is slowly declining as the mobile segment.
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Fixed broadband penetration in Sri Lanka remains very low mainly due to the dominance of the mobile platform and the limited and declining number of fixed lines is .
Fixed line (landline) codes. Fixed Telephone numbers in Sri Lanka consist of digits in the xxx y zzzzzz format where: "94" is Sri Lanka's country code. "xx" represents the mobile operator code (i.e. omitting the leading 0 used when calling inside Sri Lanka).Continent: Asia. According to the Telecommunications Regulatory Commission of Sri Lanka (TRC), Sri Lanka's teledensity rate had reached 99% by the end of Fixed-line penetration stood at 17% at the end of last year, while mobile-phone penetration reached 82%.
The telecommunication industry of Sri Lanka, though started from a small basis, has increment in fixed-line telephone service operators, reaching 60 by mid (Sri Lanka Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT) has a greater level of penetration on fixed line and mobile phone market (SLT / Vision & Mission, n.d). The SLT is integrated and has monopoly.