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Micronesia (Federated States of)

General Country Information
Capital: Palikir
Population: 111,000 (2009 est.)
Form of Government: Federated Presidential Democratic Republic

Telephone and Internet Communications in real numbers
Telephone - main lines: 8,500 (2010)
Telephone - mobile: 27,500 (2010)
Internet hosts: 3,097 (2010)
Internet users:
17,000 (2009)

Country Ranking
DOI* 2005/2006: NA
World Rank 2005/2006: NA

*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 Policy on Disability and Implementation Plan
Disability Policy Website

Disability Organizations and Contact Information:
 
Federated States of Micronesia Department of Education’s Developmental Disabilities Program
Department of Education
Palikir
Pohnpei, FSM 96941
http://www.literacynet.org/micronesia/doe1.html
Tel: +691-320-2609

Federated States of Micronesia Department of Health and Social Affairs
Vita A. Skilling, DCHMS, DpCH, Secretary
P.O. Box PS 70
Palikir
Pohnpei, FSM 96941
http://www.fsmgov.org/
Email: vskilling@fsmhealth.fm
Tel. +691-320-2619