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Eritrea

Eritrea Media Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Broadcast media government controls broadcast media with private ownership prohibited; 1 state-owned TV station; state-owned radio operates 2 networks; purchases of satellite dishes and subscriptions to international broadcast media are permitted 2007
Households with television 14.37% 2003 48th out of 52
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers per 1000 0.0204 2012 184th out of 188
Internet > Internet users per thousand people 7.81 2013 205th out of 205
Internet > Users per 1000 23.03 2007 128th out of 149
Internet users 200,000 2008 4th out of 9
News Agencies > List of news agencies

Shabait.com - Ministry of Information website

Erina (Eritrean News Agency) - state-run

2012
Personal computers > Per capita 7.95 per 1,000 people 2005 51st out of 58
Radio > List of radio stations

Voice of the Broad Masses of Eritrea (Dimtsi Hafash) - state-run, operates two networks, programmes in 11 languages

Radio Zara - state-run, FM network

2012
Radio broadcast stations AM 2, FM NA, shortwave 2 2000
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions > Per 100 people 5.47 2012 200th out of 200
Telephones > Mobile cellular > Per capita 14.27 per 1,000 people 2007 162nd out of 162
Television > List of TV stations

Eri TV - state-run

2012
Television receivers > Per capita 0.311 per 1,000 people 1997 176th out of 178
Televisions per 1000 0.224 2003 191st 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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