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Finland

Finland Media Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Broadcast media a mix of publicly operated TV stations and privately owned TV stations; the 2 publicly owned TV stations recently expanded services and the largest private TV station has introduced several special-interest pay-TV channels; cable and satellite multi-channel subscription services are available; all TV signals have been broadcast digitally since September 2007; analog broadcasts via cable networks were terminated in February 2008; public broadcasting maintains a network of 13 national and 25 regional radio stations; a large number of private radio broadcasters 2008
Households with television 94.1% 2005 11th out of 14
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers per 1000 303.83 2012 21st out of 188
Internet > Internet users > Per 100 people 91 2012 8th out of 201
Internet > Internet users per thousand people 909.45 2013 7th out of 205
Internet > Users per 1000 680.69 2007 13th out of 149
Internet users 4.48 million 2010 21st out of 45
News Agencies > List of news agencies

Finnish News Agency - Suomen Tietotoimisto (STT) - in Finnish, Swedish and English

2012
Personal computers > Per capita 481.05 per 1,000 people 2004 20th out of 155
Radio > List of radio stations

Yleisradio Oy (YLE) - public

The Voice - private

Radio Nova - national, private


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2012
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions > Per 100 people 172.51 2012 14th out of 200
Telephones > Mobile cellular > Per capita 1,160.65 per 1,000 people 2007 23th out of 162
Television > List of TV stations

Yleisradio Oy (YLE) - public, web pages in English

MTV3 - private

Nelonen (Channel 4) - private

2012
Television receivers > Per capita 622.59 per 1,000 people 1997 8th out of 178
Televisions per 1000 613.85 2003 11th 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.; International Telecommunication Union, World Telecommunication/ICT Development Report and database, and World Bank estimates.; 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; 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.

Citation

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

  • Finland ranked first for telecoms > mobile cellular subscriptions > per 100 people amongst European Union in 2012.
  • Finland ranked first for radios per 1000 amongst Europe in 2003.
  • Finland ranked second for radio receivers > per capita amongst Christian countries in 1997.
  • Finland ranked third for television receivers > per capita amongst Cold countries in 1997.
  • Finland ranked first for telecoms > mobile cellular subscriptions per 1000 amongst High income OECD countries in 2012.