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British Virgin Islands

British Virgin Islands Media Stats

Definitions

  • Cinema > Number of cinemas: Number of cinemas.
  • Internet > IP addresses per capita: Number of IPv4 internet address allocated per 1000 residents.
  • Internet > Internet Service Providers: The number of Internet Service Providers within a country. An ISP is defined as a company that provides access to the Internet.
  • Internet > TLD: This entry includes the two-letter codes maintained by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) in the ISO 3166 Alpha-2 list and used by the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) to establish country-coded top-level domains (ccTLDs).
  • Internet > Users: This entry gives the number of users within a country that access the Internet. Statistics vary from country to country and may include users who access the Internet at least several times a week to those who access it only once within a period of several months.
  • Radio broadcast stations: The total number of AM, FM, and shortwave broadcast stations.
  • Telephone system > General assessment: A brief characterization of the system with details on the domestic and international components. The following terms and abbreviations are used throughout the entry: Africa ONE - a fiber-optic submarine cable link encircling the continent of Africa.
  • Telephone system > International: A brief characterization of the system with details on international components. The following terms and abbreviations are used throughout the entry: Africa ONE - a fiber-optic submarine cable link encircling the continent of Africa. Arabsat
  • Telephones > Main lines in use: The total number of main telephone lines in use.
  • Telephones > Mobile cellular: The total number of mobile cellular telephones in use.
  • Television broadcast stations: This entry gives the total number of separate broadcast stations plus any repeater stations.
  • Televisions: The total number of televisions
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Broadcast media 1 2007
Cinema > Number of cinemas 1 2006 61st out of 61
Internet > IP addresses per capita 460.25 2014 67th out of 233
Internet > ISP 16 2000 42nd out of 161
Internet > Internet Service Providers 16 2003 60th out of 229
Internet > TLD .vg 2008
Internet > Users 4,000 2002 168th out of 189
Internet users 4,000 2002 1st out of 1
Radio broadcast stations AM 1, FM 5, shortwave 0 2004
Telephone system > General assessment good overall telephone service 2013
Telephone system > International country code - 1-284; connected via submarine cable to Bermuda; the East Caribbean Fiber System (ECFS) submarine cable provides connectivity to 13 other islands in the eastern Caribbean 2011
Telephones > Main lines in use 26,800 2010 179th out of 220
Telephones > Mobile cellular 46,800 2010 194th out of 209
Television broadcast stations 1 1997 68th out of 89
Televisions 4,000 2003 195th out of 214

SOURCES: CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Source tables; http://www.iana.org/numbers; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008; CIA World Factbook, December 2003; Internet World Stats, June 30, 2010

Citation

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

British Virgin Islands Media Profiles (Subcategories)

Cinema 5 Newspapers 4
Internet 11 Telephone system 3