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Former British colonies Compared by Media > Households with television

DEFINITION: Households with television are the share of households with a television set. Some countries report only the number of households with a color television set, and therefore the true number may be higher than reported.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Canada 99% 2003
2 Singapore 98.6% 2002
3 Brunei 98.33% 2001
4 New Zealand 98.1% 2003
5 United States 97.84% 2002
6 Jordan 96.3% 2002
7 Australia 96.28% 2003
8 Kuwait 95.44% 2002
9 Bahrain 95.42% 2002
10 Grenada 93.75% 2000
11 Barbados 92.78% 2002
12 Israel 92.6% 2004
13 Maldives 92% 2003
14 Qatar 89.95% 2002
15 Malaysia 88.91% 2002
=16 Egypt 88.6% 2002
=16 Antigua and Barbuda 88.6% 2001
18 Trinidad and Tobago 87.52% 2002
19 United Arab Emirates 85.91% 2002
20 Saint Lucia 79% 2001
21 Dominica 76.01% 2001
22 Saint Kitts and Nevis 70.78% 2001
23 Belize 70.2% 2000
24 Jamaica 70.04% 2002
25 Fiji 57.97% 2003
26 Bhutan 57.72% 2003
27 Sudan 49.5% 2002
28 Pakistan 46.52% 2003
29 Yemen 42.61% 2002
30 Namibia 39.22% 2002
31 India 32% 2002
32 Sri Lanka 31.64% 2002
33 Zimbabwe 26.5% 2002
34 Ghana 26% 2003
35 Zambia 25.99% 2002
36 Nigeria 25.6% 2002
37 Bangladesh 22.9% 2004
38 Swaziland 18.29% 2002
39 Kenya 17.08% 2002
40 The Gambia 12.37% 2002
41 Lesotho 11.5% 2002
42 Botswana 9.8% 2001
43 Somalia 8.45% 2002
44 Sierra Leone 6.69% 2002
45 Tanzania 6.1% 2004
46 Guyana 4.68% 1987
47 Uganda 4.51% 2002
48 Burma 3.02% 2003
49 Malawi 3% 2002

Citation

"Countries Compared by Media > Households with television. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Former-British-colonies/Media/Households-with-television

Former British colonies Compared by Media > Households with television

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Interesting observations about Media > Households with television

  • All of the top 3 countries by households with television are Christian.
  • 8 of the top 9 countries by households with television are European.
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo has ranked last for households with television since 2001.
  • Greece ranked first for households with television amongst European Union in 2004.
  • 6 of the top 7 countries by households with television are High income OECD.
  • Spain ranked second for households with television amongst Eurozone in 2005.
  • 95 of the top 181 countries by households with television are Hot countries.
  • Norway ranked first for households with television amongst Cold countries in 2002.
  • 5 of the top 8 countries by households with television are Heavily indebted.
  • 5 of the top 7 countries by households with television are NATO.
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