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Western Sahara

Western Sahara Media Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Broadcast media Morocco's state-owned broadcaster, Radio-Television Marocaine (RTM), operates a radio service from Laayoune and relays TV service; a Polisario-backed radio station also broadcasts 2008
Internet > IP addresses per capita 0.0 2014 227th out of 233
Internet > ISP 1 2000 136th out of 161
Internet > Internet Service Providers 1 2003 190th out of 229
Radio broadcast stations AM 2, FM 0, shortwave 0 1998
Telephone system > General assessment sparse and limited system 2013
Telephone system > International country code - 212; tied into Morocco's system by microwave radio relay, tropospheric scatter, and satellite; satellite earth stations - 2 Intelsat (Atlantic Ocean) linked to Rabat, Morocco 2012
Telephones > Mobile cellular 0.0 1999 1st out of 1
Television receivers 6,000 1997 174th out of 184
Televisions 6,000 2003 192nd out of 214

SOURCES: CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; http://www.iana.org/numbers; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008; CIA World Factbook, December 2003; Source: UNESCO UIS Data | UNESCO Institute for Statistics

Citation

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

Western Sahara Media Profiles (Subcategories)

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