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Faroe Islands

Faroe Islands Media Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Average cost of local call 0.4 1997 1st out of 3
Broadcast media 1 2008
Fixed line and mobile phone subscribers > Per 1,000 people 1,223.98 per 1,000 people 2003 30th out of 183
Households with television 112.04% 2000 1st out of 159
Internet > Internet users 42,226 2013 185th out of 209
Internet > Internet users per thousand people 849.46 2013 16th out of 205
Internet > Percent using internet 85.34% 2012 16th out of 200
Internet > Users > Per capita 703.93 per 1,000 people 2006 8th out of 154
Internet users 37,500 2009 170th out of 206
Personal computers 3,000 1994 87th out of 92
Radio broadcast stations AM 1, FM 13, shortwave 0 1998
Telephones > Main lines in use > Per capita 476.19 per 1,000 people 2006 19th out of 147
Telephones > Mobile cellular > Per capita 1,035.2 per 1,000 people 2006 29th out of 148
Television broadcast stations 3 1995 29th out of 30
Televisions 15,000 2003 178th out of 214

SOURCES: CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; World Development Indicators 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.; International Telecommunications Union. Source tables; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008; Internet World Stats, June 30, 2010; CIA World Factbook, December 2003

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Faroe Islands Media Profiles (Subcategories)

Internet 19 Telephones 4
Telecommunications 4 Telephone system 3