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Greece

Greece Media Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Broadcast media broadcast media dominated by the private sector; roughly 150 private TV channels, about a dozen of the private channels broadcast at the national or regional level; 3 publicly owned terrestrial TV channels with national coverage, 1 publicly owned satellite channel, and 3 stations designed for digital terrestrial transmissions; multi-channel satellite and cable TV services available; upwards of 1,500 radio stations, nearly all of them privately owned; state-run broadcaster has 7 national stations, 2 international stations, and 19 regional stations 2007
Households with television 99.5% 2004 3rd out of 37
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers per 1000 238.06 2012 34th out of 188
Internet > Internet users per thousand people 559.73 2013 70th out of 205
Internet > Users per 1000 226.93 2007 74th out of 149
Internet users 4.97 million 2010 19th out of 45
Internet users > Per 100 people 43.11 2008 49th out of 186
News Agencies > List of news agencies

Athens News Agency - national agency, English-language pages

NewsIt - news portal

Nooz.gr - news portal

2014
Personal computers > Per capita 89.14 per 1,000 people 2004 67th out of 155
Radio > List of radio stations

Greek Public Radio (ERA) - state broadcaster, shut down in June 2013

Easy 972 - commercial

Athena 984 - municipal Athens station, one of the first non-state radios


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2014
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions > Per 100 people 116.94 2012 68th out of 200
Telephones > Mobile cellular > Per capita 1,120.56 per 1,000 people 2007 28th out of 162
Television > List of TV stations

Public TV (DT) - temporary replacement for state broadcaster ERT, which was shut down in June 2013

Mega TV - major private station

ANT1 - major private station


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2014
Television receivers > Per capita 235.69 per 1,000 people 1997 68th out of 178
Televisions per 1000 230.42 2003 75th 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; International Telecommunication Union, World Telecommunication/ICT Development Report and database, and World Bank estimates.; 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.

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