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Argentina

Argentine or Argentinian Media Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Broadcast media government owns a TV station and a radio network; more than 2 dozen TV stations and hundreds of privately owned radio stations; high rate of cable TV subscription usage 2007
Households with television 96.97% 2001 21st out of 153
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers per 1000 108.93 2012 69th out of 188
Internet > International Internet bandwidth > Mbps 12,248 Mbps 2005 11th out of 87
Internet > Internet users per thousand people 552.52 2013 72nd out of 205
Internet users 13.69 million 2009 28th out of 206
News Agencies > List of news agencies

Diarios y Noticias (DYN) - partly owned by Grupo Clarin

Telam - state run

Noticias Argentinas - set up by privately-owned newspapers


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2014
Personal computers > Per capita 83.39 per 1,000 people 2004 70th out of 155
Radio > List of radio stations

Radio Mitre - private, speech-based, operated by Grupo Clarin

Radio 10 - private, news and entertainment

Radio Nacional - public radio


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2014
Radio broadcast stations AM 260 (includes 10 inactive stations), FM (probably more than 1,000, mostly unlicensed), shortwave 6 1998
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions > Per 100 people 142.51 2012 32nd out of 200
Telephones > Mobile cellular > Per capita 1,002.48 per 1,000 people 2007 40th out of 162
Television > List of TV stations

Telefe (Canal11) - leading national network, operated by Grupo Telefe

Canal 13 (El Trece) - leading national network, operated by Grupo Clarin

Canal 9 - popular national network


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2014
Television receivers > Per capita 222.76 per 1,000 people 1997 72nd out of 178
Televisions per 1000 209.37 2003 82nd out of 191

SOURCES: CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; World Development Indicators database; International Telecommunication Union, World Telecommunication/ICT Development Report and database. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; Wikipedia: List of countries by number of Internet users (Calculated using penetration rate and population data from "Countries and Areas Ranked by Population: 2012" , Population data, International Programs, U.S. Census Bureau, retrieved 26 June 2013). Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; Internet World Stats, June 30, 2010; British Broadcasting Corporation 2014; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008; International Telecommunication Union, World Telecommunication/ICT Development Report and database, and World Bank estimates.; Source: UNESCO UIS Data | UNESCO Institute for Statistics; CIA World Factbook, December 2003. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.

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