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Hungary

Hungary Media Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Broadcast media mixed system of state-supported public service broadcast media and private broadcasters; the 3 publicly owned TV channels and the 2 main privately owned TV stations are the major national broadcasters; a large number of special interest channels; highly developed market for satellite and cable TV services with about two-thirds of viewers utilizing their services; 3 state-supported public-service radio networks and 2 major national commercial stations; a large number of local stations including commercial, public service, nonprofit, and community radio stations; digital transition postponed to the end of 2014 2007
Households with television 96.2% 2003 16th out of 52
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers per 1000 229.4 2012 37th out of 188
Internet > Internet users per thousand people 721.38 2013 44th out of 205
Internet > Users per 1000 417.67 2007 43th out of 149
Internet users 6.18 million 2010 14th out of 45
News Agencies > List of news agencies

MTI - state-owned

Hungary Around the Clock - English-language news site

Havaria Press - private

2012
Personal computers > Per capita 146.04 per 1,000 people 2004 50th out of 155
Radio > List of radio stations

Hungarian Radio - public, operates Kossuth, Petofi and Bartok networks

InfoRadio - private, news

Class FM - private


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2012
Radio broadcast stations AM 17, FM 57, shortwave 3 1998
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions > Per 100 people 116.38 2012 69th out of 200
Telephones > Mobile cellular > Per capita 1,107.86 per 1,000 people 2007 31st out of 162
Television > List of TV stations

Magyar Televizio (MTV) - public, operates two channels

Duna TV - public, satellite channel geared to Hungarian minorities in neighbouring states

TV2 - private, terrestrial


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2012
Television receivers > Per capita 429.52 per 1,000 people 1997 30th out of 178
Televisions per 1000 436.35 2003 33th 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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