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Sub-Saharan Africa 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 Mauritius 92.8% 2002
2 Seychelles 88.85% 2002
3 South Africa 59.2% 2004
4 Gabon 53.85% 2002
5 Togo 51.23% 2002
6 Sudan 49.5% 2002
7 Djibouti 40.82% 2002
8 Cape Verde 40% 2002
9 Namibia 39.22% 2002
10 Sao Tome and Principe 35.71% 2002
11 Cote d'Ivoire 34.53% 2002
12 Senegal 28.52% 2002
13 Zimbabwe 26.5% 2002
14 Ghana 26% 2003
15 Zambia 25.99% 2002
16 Guinea-Bissau 25.74% 2002
17 Nigeria 25.6% 2002
18 Mauritania 20.53% 2002
19 Benin 19.66% 2002
20 Swaziland 18.29% 2002
21 Cameroon 17.71% 2002
22 Kenya 17.08% 2002
23 Mali 14.8% 2002
24 Eritrea 14.37% 2003
25 Burundi 13.6% 2002
26 The Gambia 12.37% 2002
27 Lesotho 11.5% 2002
28 Comoros 11.18% 2002
29 Botswana 9.8% 2001
30 Guinea 9.47% 2002
31 Angola 8.97% 2002
32 Somalia 8.45% 2002
33 Madagascar 7.86% 2002
34 Burkina Faso 6.82% 2002
35 Sierra Leone 6.69% 2002
36 Mozambique 6.21% 2002
37 Tanzania 6.1% 2004
38 Niger 5.45% 2002
39 Uganda 4.51% 2002
40 Malawi 3% 2002
41 Rwanda 2.48% 2002
42 Ethiopia 2.41% 2002
43 Chad 2.29% 2002
44 Central African Republic 1.81% 2002
45 Democratic Republic of the Congo 1.69% 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/Sub--Saharan-Africa/Media/Households-with-television

Sub-Saharan Africa 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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