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The Bahamas

The Bahamas Media Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Broadcast media 2 m 2007
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers per 1000 26.08 2012 112th out of 188
Internet > International Internet bandwidth > Mbps > Per capita 282.34 Mbps per 1 million peop 2004 48th out of 129
Internet > Internet users > Per 100 people 71.75 2012 45th out of 201
Internet > Internet users per thousand people 711.08 2013 46th out of 205
Internet > Users > Per capita 392.6 per 1,000 people 2007 49th out of 152
Internet > Users per 1000 350.83 2007 51st out of 149
Internet users 115,800 2009 150th out of 206
Radio > List of radio stations

ZNS Bahamas - run by BCB, operates Radio Bahamas (ZNS1), Inspiration 107.9 (ZNS2), Northern Service (ZNS3), Power 104.5

Star FM - private, commercial

100 Jamz - private, commercial

2012
Radio broadcast stations AM 3, FM 5, shortwave 0 2006
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions > Per 100 people 72.31 2012 146th out of 200
Telephones > Mobile cellular > Per capita 1,223.6 per 1,000 people 2007 14th out of 162
Television > List of TV stations

ZNS TV - operated by government-owned, commercially-run Broadcasting Corporation of the Bahamas (BCB)

2012
Television receivers > Per capita 232.41 per 1,000 people 1997 70th out of 178
Televisions per 1000 212.28 2003 79th out of 191

SOURCES: CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; 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.; World Development Indicators 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; 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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