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Brazil

Brazil Media Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Broadcast media state-run Radiobras operates a radio and a TV network; more than 1,000 radio stations and more than 100 TV channels operating - mostly privately owned; private media ownership highly concentrated 2007
Households with television 90.9% 2004 28th out of 37
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers per 1000 91.55 2012 77th out of 188
Internet > International Internet bandwidth > Mbps > Per capita 149.25 Mbps per 1 million peop 2004 55th out of 129
Internet > Internet users 99.36 million 2013 5th out of 209
Internet > Internet users per thousand people 494.29 2013 85th out of 205
Internet users 75.98 million 2009 4th out of 206
News Agencies > List of news agencies

Agencia Brasil - state-owned

Agencia Estado - private, Sao Paulo-based

Agencia Globo - private


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2012
Personal computers > Per capita 105.21 per 1,000 people 2004 62nd out of 155
Radio > List of radio stations

Radio Nacional - FM and mediumwave (AM) networks operated by state-run EBC

Globo Radio - commercial networks operated by Globo

Radio Bandeirantes - network operated by Grupo Bandeirantes


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2012
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions > Per 100 people 125.19 2012 52nd out of 200
Telephones > Mobile cellular > Per capita 636.7 per 1,000 people 2007 80th out of 162
Television > List of TV stations

TV Band - commercial network operated by Grupo Bandeirantes

Rede Globo - market leader, operated by Globo

Sistema Brasileiro de Televisao (SBT) - major commercial network


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2012
Television receivers > Per capita 219.48 per 1,000 people 1997 73th out of 178
Televisions 36.5 million 2003 7th out of 214

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); 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; 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

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Brazil ranked first for internet hosts amongst Hot countries in 2012.
Brazil ranked first for televisions amongst Catholic countries in 2003.
Brazil ranked second for telecoms > mobile cellular subscriptions amongst Christian countries in 2012.

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