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Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan Media Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Broadcast media state owns nearly all radio and TV transmission facilities and operates national TV and radio networks; nearly all nationwide TV networks are wholly or partly owned by the government; some former state-owned media outlets have been privatized and are controlled by the president's daughter, who heads the Khabar Agency that runs multiple TV and radio stations; a number of privately-owned TV stations; households with satellite dishes have access to foreign media; a small number of commercial radio stations operating along with state-run radio stations 2008
Households with television 91.8% 1999 37th out of 153
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers per 1000 94.78 2012 76th out of 188
Internet > Internet users > Per 100 people 53.32 2012 76th out of 201
Internet > Internet users per thousand people 526.7 2013 80th out of 205
Internet > Users per 1000 124.18 2006 83th out of 152
Internet users 5.3 million 2010 17th out of 45
News Agencies > List of news agencies

Kazinform - state-owned; English-language pages

Interfax Kazakhstan - a service of Russian news agency Interfax; English-language pages

2013
Radio > List of radio stations

Kazakh Radio - state-owned, broadcasts in Kazakh and Russian

Europa Plus - private, Almaty, Astana

Tengri FM - private, Almaty


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2013
Radio broadcast stations AM 60, FM 17, shortwave 9 1998
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions > Per 100 people 175.39 2012 12th out of 200
Telephones > Mobile cellular > Per capita 823.56 per 1,000 people 2007 63th out of 162
Television > List of TV stations

Kazakh TV (first channel) - state-owned, in Kazakh and Russian

Khabar TV - state-owned, news network

El-Arna - state-owned, news and entertainment


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2013
Television receivers > Per capita 253.04 per 1,000 people 1997 63th out of 178
Televisions per 1000 260.25 2003 64th 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; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008; 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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