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Country vs country: Malaysia and Tokelau compared: Media

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  • 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.
  • 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 > Livejournal users: Number of users with LiveJournal accounts (Dec 2004)
  • 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 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).
  • 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 > Main lines in use: The total number of main telephone lines in use.
STAT Malaysia Tokelau HISTORY
Broadcast media state-owned TV broadcaster operates 2 TV networks with relays throughout the country, and the leading private commercial media group operates 4 TV stations with numerous relays throughout the country; satellite TV subscription service is available; state-owned radio broadcaster operates multiple national networks as well as regional and local stations; many private commercial radio broadcasters and some subscription satellite radio services are available; about 55 radio stations overall no TV stations; each atoll operates a radio service that provides shipping news and weather reports

Internet > Hosts 377,716
Ranked 50th. 1384 times more than Tokelau
273
Ranked 170th.

Internet > ISP 7
Ranked 74th. 7 times more than Tokelau
1
Ranked 134th.

Internet > Internet Service Providers 7
Ranked 100th. 7 times more than Tokelau
1
Ranked 187th.

Internet > Livejournal users 1,538
Ranked 25th. 30 times more than Tokelau
52
Ranked 152nd.

Internet > TLD .my .tk

Internet country code .my .tk

Internet hosts None None

Internet users 15.36 million
Ranked 26th. 19194 times more than Tokelau
800
Ranked 9th.

Radio broadcast stations AM 35, FM 391, shortwave 15 AM NA, FM NA, shortwave NA (one radio station provides service to all islands)

Radios 10.9 million
Ranked 34th. 10900 times more than Tokelau
1,000
Ranked 217th.

Telephone system > Domestic domestic satellite system with 2 earth stations; combined fixed-line and mobile-cellular teledensity roughly 140 per 100 persons radiotelephone service between islands

Telephone system > General assessment modern system featuring good intercity service on Peninsular Malaysia provided mainly by microwave radio relay and an adequate intercity microwave radio relay network between Sabah and Sarawak via Brunei; international service excellent modern satellite-based communications system

Telephone system > International country code - 60; landing point for several major international submarine cable networks that provide connectivity to Asia, Middle East, and Europe; satellite earth stations - 2 Intelsat (1 Indian Ocean, 1 Pacific Ocean) country code - 690; radiotelephone service to Samoa; government-regulated telephone service (TeleTok); satellite earth stations - 3

Telephones > Main lines in use 4.24 million
Ranked 40th. 14143 times more than Tokelau
300
Ranked 220th.

SOURCES: CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008; CIA World Factbook, December 2003; LiveJournal; CIA World Factbooks 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013; Internet World Stats, June 30, 2010

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