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Bhutan

Bhutanese Media Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Broadcast media state-owned TV station established in 1999; cable TV service offers dozens of Indian and other international channels; first radio station, privately launched in 1973, is now state-owned; 5 private radio stations are currently broadcasting 2012
Households with television 57.72% 2003 39th out of 52
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers per 1000 22.6 2012 114th out of 188
Internet > Internet users > Per 100 people 25.43 2012 128th out of 201
Internet > Internet users per thousand people 251.4 2013 133th out of 205
Internet > Users per 1000 58.88 2007 117th out of 149
Internet users 50,000 2009 168th out of 206
Personal computers > Per capita 20.41 per 1,000 people 2005 45th out of 58
Personal computers per 1000 19.99 2005 45th out of 58
Radio > List of radio stations

Bhutan Broadcasting Service (BBS) - state-owned

Kuzoo FM - private

Radio Valley - private

2012
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions > Per 100 people 74.74 2012 144th out of 200
Telephones > Mobile cellular > Per capita 64.18 per 1,000 people 2007 152nd out of 162
Television > List of TV stations

Bhutan Broadcasting Service (BBS) - state-owned

2012
Television receivers > Per capita 21.29 per 1,000 people 1997 142nd out of 178
Televisions per 1000 17.85 2003 160th 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.; International Telecommunication Union, World Telecommunication/ICT Development Report and database, and World Bank estimates.; 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.; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008. 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; World Development Indicators 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.; British Broadcasting Corporation 2014; 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.

Citation

"Bhutan Media Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Bhutan/Media

  • Bhutan ranked 4th last for telecoms > mobile cellular subscriptions > per 100 people amongst Cold countries in 2012.

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I like to see more anime.

Posted on 29 May 2010

Wesley Rome

Wesley Rome