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Bolivia

Bolivian Media Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Broadcast media large number of radio and television broadcasting stations with private media outlets dominating; state-owned and private radio and television stations generally operating freely, although both pro-government and anti-government groups have attacked media outlets in response to their reporting 2010
Households with television 46.14% 2000 102nd out of 159
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers per 1000 10.54 2012 131st out of 188
Internet > Internet users per thousand people 336.29 2013 122nd out of 205
Internet > Users per 1000 103.34 2007 102nd out of 149
Internet users 1.1 million 2009 93th out of 206
News Agencies > List of news agencies

Agencia Boliviana de Informacion (ABI) - government-run

Agencia de Noticias Fides (ANF) - owned by Catholic Church

2012
Personal computers > Per capita 23.31 per 1,000 people 2004 108th out of 155
Radio > List of radio stations

Radio Fides - Catholic, news and talk

Radio Panamericana - national, news and talk network

Radio Patria Nueva - state-run, community network

2012
Radio broadcast stations AM 171, FM 73, shortwave 77 1999
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions > Per 100 people 92.64 2012 122nd out of 200
Telephones > Mobile cellular > Per capita 356.83 per 1,000 people 2007 110th out of 162
Television > List of TV stations

Unitel (Canal 9) - private, Santa Cruz

ATB (Canal 9) - private, La Paz

Red Uno (Canal 11) - private, La Paz


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2012
Television receivers > Per capita 115.19 per 1,000 people 1997 96th out of 178
Televisions per 1000 99.81 2003 112th 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.; 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; 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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