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New Zealand

New Zealand Media Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Broadcast media state-owned Television New Zealand operates multiple TV networks and state-owned Radio New Zealand operates 3 radio networks and an external shortwave radio service to the South Pacific region; a small number of national commercial TV and radio stations and many regional commercial television and radio stations are available; cable and satellite TV systems are available 2008
Households with television 98.1% 2003 6th out of 52
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers per 1000 279.71 2012 23th out of 188
Internet > Internet users > Per 100 people 89.51 2012 9th out of 201
Internet > Internet users per thousand people 887.49 2013 9th out of 205
Internet > Users per 1000 794.65 2007 5th out of 149
Internet users 3.4 million 2009 61st out of 206
Personal computers > Per capita 473.73 per 1,000 people 2004 21st out of 155
Personal computers per 1000 470.7 2004 22nd out of 153
Radio > List of radio stations

Radio New Zealand - public broadcaster, operates Radio New Zealand National, Radio New Zealand Concert, AM Network

Radio New Zealand International - Radio New Zealand's external service, targeting South Pacific region

Niu FM - national government-funded station for New Zealand's Pacific islander communities


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2012
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions > Per 100 people 110.33 2012 84th out of 200
Telephones > Mobile cellular > Per capita 1,031.4 per 1,000 people 2007 37th out of 162
Television > List of TV stations

Television New Zealand (TVNZ) - state-owned, operates TV One, entertainment-based TV 2, digital services TVNZ 6 and TVNZ 7

TV 3 - private network

Prime TV - private network


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2012
Television receivers > Per capita 509.2 per 1,000 people 1997 20th out of 178
Televisions per 1000 478.25 2003 27th 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; World Development Indicators 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.; 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.

Citation

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

  • New Zealand ranked first for internet > internet users > per 100 people amongst Former British colonies in 2012.
  • New Zealand ranked second for internet > fixed broadband internet subscribers per 1000 amongst East Asia and Pacific in 2012.