Number of satellites and space probes as of 2008, by country/organization

This statistic shows the number of satellites and space probes in orbit around the globe, belonging to different countries or organizations as of December 2008. The United States had a total of 1,003 satellites and 61 space probes in orbit as of December 2008.

Number of satellites and space probes in orbit around the globe as of December 2008, by country or organization

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Source

Release date

August 2012

Region

United States

Survey time period

As of December 31, 2008

Supplementary notes

As of December 31, 2008.
*Other includes all countries or organizations that have sent less than 5 satellites and space probes into orbit.

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