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Nepal

Nepal Media Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Broadcast media state operates 2 television stations as well as national and regional radio stations; more than 60 independent radio stations and a small number of independent television stations 2007
Households with television 13.18% 2001 128th out of 153
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers per 1000 4.51 2012 142nd out of 188
Internet > Internet users > Per 100 people 11.15 2012 158th out of 201
Internet > Internet users per thousand people 109.52 2013 162nd out of 205
Internet > Users per 1000 12.99 2007 135th out of 149
Internet users 577,800 2009 114th out of 206
News Agencies > List of news agencies

National News Agency (RSS) - state-run

nepalnews.com - private, online news

2013
Personal computers > Per capita 4.37 per 1,000 people 2004 143th out of 155
Radio > List of radio stations

Radio Nepal - state-run, operates national and regional services

Hits FM - commercial, music-based

HBC 94 FM - operated by Himalayan Broadcasting Company


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2013
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions > Per 100 people 52.82 2012 172nd out of 200
Telephones > Mobile cellular > Per capita 41.83 per 1,000 people 2006 143th out of 148
Television > List of TV stations

Nepal Television Corporation (NTV) - state-run, operates NTV and NTV Metro channels

Kantipur TV - private

Image Channel TV - private


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2013
Television receivers > Per capita 5.71 per 1,000 people 1997 162nd out of 178
Televisions per 1000 5.3 2003 180th 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.

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

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  • Nepal ranked second last for telecoms > mobile cellular subscriptions > per 100 people amongst Cold countries in 2012.