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Saint Helena

Saint Helena Media Stats

Definitions

  • Internet > Internet Service Providers: The number of Internet Service Providers within a country. An ISP is defined as a company that provides access to the Internet.
  • Internet > Internet penetration: Penetration.
  • Internet > Internet users: Internet users.
  • Internet > Users: This entry gives the number of users within a country that access the Internet. Statistics vary from country to country and may include users who access the Internet at least several times a week to those who access it only once within a period of several months.
  • Internet > Users > Per capita: This entry gives the number of users within a country that access the Internet. Statistics vary from country to country and may include users who access the Internet at least several times a week to those who access it only once within a period of several months. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Radio broadcast stations: The total number of AM, FM, and shortwave broadcast stations.
  • Telephone system > General assessment: A brief characterization of the system with details on the domestic and international components. The following terms and abbreviations are used throughout the entry: Africa ONE - a fiber-optic submarine cable link encircling the continent of Africa.
  • Telephone system > International: A brief characterization of the system with details on international components. The following terms and abbreviations are used throughout the entry: Africa ONE - a fiber-optic submarine cable link encircling the continent of Africa. Arabsat
  • Telephones > Main lines in use: The total number of main telephone lines in use.
  • Television broadcast stations: This entry gives the total number of separate broadcast stations plus any repeater stations.
  • Television broadcast stations > Per capita: This entry gives the total number of separate broadcast stations plus any repeater stations. Per capita figures expressed per 1 million population.
  • Televisions: The total number of televisions
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Broadcast media St. Helena has no local TV station; 2 local radio stations, one of which is relayed to Ascension Island; satellite TV stations rebroadcast terrestrially; Ascension Island has no local TV station, but has 1 local radio station and receives relays of broadcasts from 1 St. Helena radio station; broadcasts from the British Forces Broadcasting Service (BFBS) are available, as well as TV services for the US military; Tristan da Cunha has 1 local radio station and receives BFBS TV and radio broadcasts 2007
Internet > ISP 1 2000 161st out of 161
Internet > Internet Service Providers 1 2003 228th out of 229
Internet > Internet penetration 37.6% 2013 115th out of 209
Internet > Internet users 2,906 2013 205th out of 209
Internet > Users 1,000 2003 91st out of 91
Internet > Users > Per capita 135.74 per 1,000 people 2003 34th out of 90
Internet users 900 2009 205th out of 206
Radio broadcast stations AM 1, FM 0, shortwave 0 1998
Telephone system > General assessment can communicate worldwide 2011
Telephone system > International country code (Saint Helena) - 290, (Ascension Island) - 247; international direct dialing; satellite voice and data communications; satellite earth stations - 5 (Ascension Island - 4, Saint Helena - 1) 2011
Telephones > Main lines in use 3,000 2010 213th out of 220
Television broadcast stations 0.0 2005 13th out of 13
Television broadcast stations > Per capita 0.0 2005 12th out of 12
Televisions 2,000 2003 205th out of 214

Citation

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

Saint Helena Media Profiles (Subcategories)

Internet 10 Telephone system 3
Newspapers 4