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Tuvalu

Tuvalu Media Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Broadcast media no TV stations; many households use satellite dishes to watch foreign TV stations; 1 government-owned radio station, Radio Tuvalu, includes relays of programming from international broadcasters 2009
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers per 1000 55.78 2012 91st out of 188
Internet > Internet users 3,717 2013 204th out of 209
Internet > Internet users > Per 100 people 35 2012 112th out of 201
Internet > Internet users per thousand people 347.45 2013 116th out of 205
Internet > Users per 1000 136.41 2002 51st out of 173
Internet users 4,200 2008 8th out of 9
Radio > List of radio stations

Radio Tuvalu - FM station run by state-owned Tuvalu Media Corporation, includes BBC World Service relays

2012
Radio broadcast stations AM 1, FM 1, shortwave 0 2004
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions > Per 100 people 28.38 2012 186th out of 200
Telecoms > Telephone lines per 1000 147.06 2012 108th out of 203
Telephones > Main lines in use > Per capita 77.35 per 1,000 people 2005 109th out of 171
Telephones > Mobile cellular > Per capita 111.72 per 1,000 people 2005 135th out of 183
Televisions 800 2003 212th out of 214
Televisions per 1000 83.42 2003 122nd 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.; 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); 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; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008; International Telecommunication Union, World Telecommunication/ICT Development Report and database, and World Bank estimates. 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.; CIA World Factbook, December 2003; 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

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

Tuvalu Media Profiles (Subcategories)

Internet 28 Telecoms 6
Newspapers 9 Telephones 6
Telecommunications 6 Telephone system 3