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Switzerland

Switzerland Media Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Broadcast media the publicly-owned radio and television broadcaster, Swiss Broadcasting Corporation (SRG/SSR), operates 7 national television networks, 3 broadcasting in German, 2 in Italian, and 2 in French; private commercial television stations broadcast regionally and locally; television broadcasts from stations in Germany, Italy, and France are widely accessed using multi-channel cable and satellite TV services; SRG/SSR operates 18 radio stations that, along with private broadcasters, provide national to local coverage 2009
Households with television 99.83% 2002 2nd out of 142
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers per 1000 404.77 2012 3rd out of 188
Internet > Internet users > Per 100 people 85.2 2012 18th out of 201
Internet > Internet users per thousand people 844.49 2013 17th out of 205
Internet > Users per 1000 610.51 2007 21st out of 149
Internet users 5.74 million 2010 16th out of 45
News Agencies > List of news agencies

swissinfo - news portal operated by public broadcaster, pages in English

SDA - Swiss News Agency (SDA/ATS)

2012
Personal computers > Per capita 864.58 per 1,000 people 2005 1st out of 58
Radio > List of radio stations

SR-DRS - German-language public broadcaster, operates five stations

RSR - French-language public broadcaster, operates four stations

RSI - Italian-language public broadcaster, operates three stations


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2012
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions > Per 100 people 135.25 2012 40th out of 200
Telephones > Mobile cellular > Per capita 1,071.66 per 1,000 people 2007 34th out of 162
Television > List of TV stations

SF-DRS - German-language public broadcaster, operates three channels

RTSI - Italian-language public broadcaster, operates two channels

TSR - French-language public broadcaster, operates two channels

2012
Television receivers > Per capita 466.99 per 1,000 people 1997 24th out of 178
Televisions per 1000 451.02 2003 30th 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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