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Libya

Libya Media Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Broadcast media state-funded and private TV stations; some provinces operate local TV stations; pan-Arab satellite TV stations are available; state-funded radio 2012
Households with television 95.06% 2000 30th out of 159
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers per 1000 10.93 2012 130th out of 188
Internet > International Internet bandwidth > Mbps > Per capita 1.09 Mbps per 1 million peop 2002 125th out of 163
Internet > Internet users per thousand people 185.76 2013 140th out of 205
Internet users 353,900 2009 122nd out of 206
News Agencies > List of news agencies

Libyan News Agency (WAL) - state-run

Al-Tadamun - private news agency, Benghazi

Tawasul - private news agency, via social media


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2012
Personal computers > Per capita 23.55 per 1,000 people 2002 100th out of 161
Phone system > International dialling code +218 2013
Radio > List of radio stations

Libyan Radio and Television (LRT) - state-run, operates Radio Libya, Al-Shababiyah, Al-Itha'ah al-Wataniya (National Radio)

Voice of Free Libya - pro-NTC, in Benghazi, Al-Bayda, Misrata

Libya FM - pro-NTC, Egypt-based

2012
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions > Per 100 people 148.19 2012 28th out of 200
Telephones > Mobile cellular > Per capita 745.41 per 1,000 people 2007 74th out of 162
Television > List of TV stations

Libya TV - aka Libya al-Ahrar; pro-NTC, Qatar-based satellite station, launched in April 2011

Libya Radio and Television (LRT) - state-run

Libya Al-Wataniyah TV (Libyan National TV) - state-run


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2012
Television receivers > Per capita 145.96 per 1,000 people 1997 86th out of 178
Televisions 730,000 2003 92nd out of 214

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.; Internet World Stats, June 30, 2010; British Broadcasting Corporation 2014; 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

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