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Country vs country: India and Taiwan compared: Media

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  • Films produced: Amount of films created in specified country as catalogued by IMDB
  • Internet country code: This entry includes the two-letter codes maintained by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) in the ISO 3166 Alpha-2 list and used by the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) to establish country-coded top-level domains (ccTLDs).
  • Number of PCs: The number of PC(personal computer) thousands in 2004.
  • Radio broadcast stations: The total number of AM, FM, and shortwave broadcast stations.
  • Telephone system > Domestic: A brief characterization of the system with details on the domestic components. The following terms and abbreviations are used throughout the entry: Africa ONE - a fiber-optic submarine cable link encircling the continent of Africa.
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  • Telephone system > General assessment: A brief characterization of the system with details on the domestic and international components. The following terms and abbreviations are used throughout the entry: Africa ONE - a fiber-optic submarine cable link encircling the continent of Africa.
  • Telephone system > International: A brief characterization of the system with details on international components. The following terms and abbreviations are used throughout the entry: Africa ONE - a fiber-optic submarine cable link encircling the continent of Africa. Arabsat
  • Telephones > Mobile cellular: The total number of mobile cellular telephones in use.
  • Television > Digital TV households: Number of households with digital television in 2002
  • Television broadcast stations: This entry gives the total number of separate broadcast stations plus any repeater stations.
  • Televisions: The total number of televisions
  • Television > Subscription TV revenues: Subscription television revenues in 2002 (millions of $US)
  • Television broadcast stations > Per capita: This entry gives the total number of separate broadcast stations plus any repeater stations. Per capita figures expressed per 1 million population.
  • Telephones > Mobile cellular > Per capita: The total number of mobile cellular telephones in use. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Internet > Broadband access: DSL lines, cable modems etc. total in major countries (Top 30)
  • Internet > Livejournal users: Number of users with LiveJournal accounts (Dec 2004)
  • Internet > Linux web servers: Total usage of Linux servers by country as of Jan 2001
  • E-Government rating: Darrell M. West, Center for Public Policy, Brown University
  • Number of PCs > Per $ GDP: The number of PC(personal computer) thousands in 2004. Per $ GDP figures expressed per 10 million $ gross domestic product.
  • Internet > TLD: This entry includes the two-letter codes maintained by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) in the ISO 3166 Alpha-2 list and used by the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) to establish country-coded top-level domains (ccTLDs).
  • Internet > Internet Service Providers: The number of Internet Service Providers within a country. An ISP is defined as a company that provides access to the Internet.
  • Internet > Hosts: This entry lists the number of Internet hosts available within a country. An Internet host is a computer connected directly to the Internet; normally an Internet Service Provider's (ISP) computer is a host. Internet users may use either a hard-wired terminal, at an institution with a mainframe computer connected directly to the Internet, or may connect remotely by way of a modem via telephone line, cable, or satellite to the Internet Service Provider's host computer. The number of hosts is one indicator of the extent of Internet connectivity.
  • Telephones > Main lines in use: The total number of main telephone lines in use.
  • Phone system > International dialling code: Country international dialling code.
  • Newspapers > List of newspapers: List of newspapers.
  • Television > List of TV stations: List of TV stations.
  • Radio > List of radio stations: List of radio stations.
  • News Agencies > List of news agencies: List of news agencies.
  • Internet > Users: This entry gives the number of users within a country that access the Internet. Statistics vary from country to country and may include users who access the Internet at least several times a week to those who access it only once within a period of several months.
  • Internet > Top level domain: Country top level domain.
  • Internet > Hosts > Per capita: This entry lists the number of Internet hosts available within a country. An Internet host is a computer connected directly to the Internet; normally an Internet Service Provider's (ISP) computer is a host. Internet users may use either a hard-wired terminal, at an institution with a mainframe computer connected directly to the Internet, or may connect remotely by way of a modem via telephone line, cable, or satellite to the Internet Service Provider's host computer. The number of hosts is one indicator of the extent of Internet connectivity. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Internet > Users > Per capita: This entry gives the number of users within a country that access the Internet. Statistics vary from country to country and may include users who access the Internet at least several times a week to those who access it only once within a period of several months. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Telephones > Main lines in use > Per capita: The total number of main telephone lines in use. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
STAT India Taiwan HISTORY
Broadcast media India's public TV network, operates about 20 national, regional, and local services; large number of privately-owned TV stations are distributed by cable and satellite service providers; government controls AM radio with All India Radio operating domestic and external networks; news broadcasts via radio are limited to the All India Radio Network; since 2000, privately-owned FM stations are permitted but limited to broadcasting entertainment and educational content 5 m
Films produced 946
Ranked 1st. 39 times more than Taiwan
24
Ranked 27th.
Internet country code .in .tw
Internet hosts None None
Number of PCs 13,030
Ranked 12th. 9% more than Taiwan
11,975
Ranked 13th.
Radio broadcast stations AM 153, FM 91, shortwave 68 AM 218, FM 333, shortwave 50
Radios 116 million
Ranked 4th. 7 times more than Taiwan
16 million
Ranked 25th.
Telephone system > Domestic mobile cellular service introduced in 1994 and organized nationwide into four metropolitan areas and 19 telecom circles each with multiple private service providers and one or more state-owned service providers; in recent years significant trunk capacity added in the form of fiber-optic cable and one of the world's largest domestic satellite systems, the Indian National Satellite system (INSAT), with 6 satellites supporting 33,000 very small aperture terminals (VSAT) thoroughly modern; completely digitalized
Telephone system > General assessment supported by recent deregulation and liberalization of telecommunications laws and policies, India has emerged as one of the fastest growing telecom markets in the world; total telephone subscribership base exceeded 900 million in 2011, an overall teledensity of roughly 75%, and subscribership is currently growing more than 20 million per month; urban teledensity now exceeds 100% and rural teledensity is steadily growing provides telecommunications service for every business and private need
Telephone system > International country code - 91; a number of major international submarine cable systems, including Sea-Me-We-3 with landing sites at Cochin and Mumbai (Bombay), Sea-Me-We-4 with a landing site at Chennai, Fiber-Optic Link Around the Globe (FLAG) with a landing site at Mumbai (Bombay), South Africa - Far East (SAFE) with a landing site at Cochin, the i2i cable network linking to Singapore with landing sites at Mumbai (Bombay) and Chennai (Madras), and Tata Indicom linking Singapore and Chennai (Madras), provide a significant increase in the bandwidth available for both voice and data traffic; satellite earth stations - 8 Intelsat (Indian Ocean) and 1 Inmarsat (Indian Ocean region); 9 gateway exchanges operating from Mumbai (Bombay), New Delhi, Kolkata (Calcutta), Chennai (Madras), Jalandhar, Kanpur, Gandhinagar, Hyderabad, and Ernakulam country code - 886; roughly 15 submarine fiber cables provide links throughout Asia, Australia, the Middle East, Europe, and the US; satellite earth stations - 2
Telephones > Mobile cellular 893.86 million
Ranked 2nd. 31 times more than Taiwan
28.86 million
Ranked 32nd.

Television > Digital TV households 3,301
Ranked 4th. 2 times more than Taiwan
1,355
Ranked 6th.
Television broadcast stations 562
Ranked 2nd. 7 times more than Taiwan
76
Ranked 2nd.

Televisions 63 million
Ranked 4th. 7 times more than Taiwan
8.8 million
Ranked 22nd.
Website defacements 119
Ranked 16th.
310
Ranked 5th. 3 times more than India
Internet users 61.34 million
Ranked 6th. 4 times more than Taiwan
16.15 million
Ranked 24th.
Television > Subscription TV revenues 1,846
Ranked 2nd. 85% more than Taiwan
998
Ranked 5th.
Television standard > VHF PAL B NTSC M
Television broadcast stations > Per capita 0.582 per 1 million people
Ranked 56th.
3.33 per 1 million people
Ranked 4th. 6 times more than India
Telephones > Mobile cellular > Per capita 257.91 per 1,000 people
Ranked 4th.
1,063.13 per 1,000 people
Ranked 35th. 4 times more than India

Internet > Broadband access 623,000
Ranked 31st.
4.21 million
Ranked 11th. 7 times more than India
Internet > Livejournal users 1,602
Ranked 24th. 4 times more than Taiwan
439
Ranked 48th.
Internet > ISP 43
Ranked 16th. 5 times more than Taiwan
8
Ranked 70th.
Internet > Linux web servers 25
Ranked 41st.
39
Ranked 29th. 56% more than India
E-Government rating 45.1
Ranked 57th.
72.5
Ranked 1st. 61% more than India
Number of PCs > Per $ GDP 0.039 per $10 million of GDP
Ranked 120th.
0.208 per $10 million of GDP
Ranked 20th. 5 times more than India
Non-Japanese Doraemon versions > Television series first broadcast First broadcast in 1991 on <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/STAR_TV_%28Asia%29">STAR TV</a> as . First broadcast on a local broadcaster by Hungama TV in 2005. 1996
Internet > TLD .in .tw
Internet > Internet Service Providers 43
Ranked 27th. 5 times more than Taiwan
8
Ranked 96th.
Internet > Hosts 2.71 million
Ranked 24th.
5.22 million
Ranked 12th. 93% more than India

Telephones > Main lines in use 32.69 million
Ranked 10th. 93% more than Taiwan
16.91 million
Ranked 17th.

Phone system > International dialling code +91 +886
Newspapers > List of newspapers <p>The Times of India - Mumbai-based daily</p> </p>The Hindu - Chennai-based daily</p> </p>The Hindustan Times - New Delhi-based daily</p> <br> <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-12557390">Full Article</a> <p>United Daily News - Chinese-language</p> </p>China Times - Chinese-language daily</p> </p>The Liberty Times - Chinese-language daily</p> <br> <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-16177291">Full Article</a>
Television > List of TV stations <p>Doordarshan - public TV; operates national, regional, local and satellite services</p> </p>CNN-IBN - 24-hour news channel in English, partially owned by CNN&#039;s parent, Turner International</p> </p>New Delhi TV (NDTV) - operates NDTV 24x7 and NDTV-India news channels in English and Hindi</p> <br> <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-12557390">Full Article</a> <p>China Television Company (CTV) - commercial</p> </p>Chinese Television System (CTS)</p> </p>Taiwan Television Enterprise (TTV) - commercial</p> <br> <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-16177291">Full Article</a>
Radio > List of radio stations <p>All India Radio - public, operates domestic and external networks</p> </p>Radio One - commercial radio network in six big cities</p> </p>Radio Mirchi - commercial network, stations in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities, mainly music, operated by The Times Group</p> <br> <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-12557390">Full Article</a> <p>Broadcasting Corporation of China (BCC) - national and regional networks</p> </p>CBS-Radio Taiwan International - national broadcaster; also beams services to mainland China and the rest of the world in various languages and Chinese dialects</p> </p>Public Radio System (PRS) - government-run; travel, weather, social information</p> <br> <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-16177291">Full Article</a>
News Agencies > List of news agencies <p>Press Trust of India (PTI) - non-profit, owned by newspaper titles</p> </p>Asian News International (ANI) - commercial, privately-owned multimedia news agency</p> </p>Indo-Asian News Service (IANS) - privately-owned newswire</p> <p>Focus Taiwan - English-language service of state-run Central News Agency (CNA)</p> </p>Central Daily News - Chinese-language, Nationalist (Kuomintang)</p>
Internet > Users 80 million
Ranked 3rd. 5 times more than Taiwan
14.76 million
Ranked 19th.

Internet > Top level domain .in .tw
Internet > Hosts > Per capita 2.36 per 1,000 people
Ranked 128th.
227.96 per 1,000 people
Ranked 27th. 97 times more than India

Internet > Users > Per capita 70.81 per 1,000 people
Ranked 115th.
645.7 per 1,000 people
Ranked 19th. 9 times more than India

Telephones > Main lines in use > Per capita 45.45 per 1,000 people
Ranked 122nd.
626.15 per 1,000 people
Ranked 3rd. 14 times more than India

SOURCES: CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; Internet Movie Database 2003; CIA World Factbooks 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013; ITU; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008; CIA World Factbook, December 2003; Informa Media Group; attrition.org; Internet World Stats, June 30, 2010; Tenlab May 2002; Point Topic; LiveJournal; Netcraft Linux server survey; report presents the second annual update on global e-government, i.e., the delivery of public sector information and online services through the Internet. This report studies the features that are available online at national government websites. Using a detailed analysis of 1.197 government websites in 198 different nations, it measures the information and services that are online, chart the variations that exist across countries, and discuss how e-government sites vary by region of the world. In order to see how the 198 nations ranked overall, the E-Government Ranking 2002 created a 0 to 100 point index and applied it to each nation's websites based on the availability of contact information, publications, databases, portals, and number of online services. (2002); Wikipedia: List of non-Japanese Doraemon versions; British Broadcasting Corporation 2014

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