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Broadcast media government owns a TV station and a radio network; more than 2 dozen TV stations and hundreds of privately owned radio stations; high rate of cable TV subscription usage 4
Households with television 96.97%
Ranked 21st.
97.84%
Ranked 14th. 1% more than Argentina

Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers per 1000 108.93
Ranked 69th.
281.99
Ranked 22nd. 3 times more than Argentina

Internet > Internet users > Per 100 people 55.8
Ranked 68th.
81.03
Ranked 26th. 45% more than Argentina

Internet > Internet users per thousand people 552.52
Ranked 72nd.
803.03
Ranked 28th. 45% more than Argentina
Internet > Users per 1000 236.68
Ranked 73th.
697.1
Ranked 8th. 3 times more than Argentina

Internet users 13.69 million
Ranked 28th.
245 million
Ranked 2nd. 18 times more than Argentina
News Agencies > List of news agencies <p>Diarios y Noticias (DYN) - partly owned by Grupo Clarin</p> </p>Telam - state run</p> </p>Noticias Argentinas - set up by privately-owned newspapers</p> <br> <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-18707517">Full Article</a> <p>Associated Press</p> </p>Bloomberg Business News</p> </p>UPI</p>
Personal computers > Per capita 83.39 per 1,000 people
Ranked 70th.
762.15 per 1,000 people
Ranked 4th. 9 times more than Argentina

Radio > List of radio stations <p>Radio Mitre - private, speech-based, operated by Grupo Clarin</p> </p>Radio 10 - private, news and entertainment</p> </p>Radio Nacional - public radio</p> <br> <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-18707517">Full Article</a> <p>NPR (National Public Radio) - non-commercial network of member stations; news, information and cultural programmes</p> </p>Clear Channel - America&#039;s largest commercial radio operator, owns more than 1,200 stations</p> </p>CBS Radio - major commercial operator with nearly 180 stations in major markets</p> <br> <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-16757497">Full Article</a>
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions > Per 100 people 142.51
Ranked 32nd. 45% more than United States
98.17
Ranked 111th.

Telephones > Mobile cellular > Per capita 1,002.48 per 1,000 people
Ranked 40th. 18% more than United States
846.78 per 1,000 people
Ranked 59th.

Television > List of TV stations <p>Telefe (Canal11) - leading national network, operated by Grupo Telefe</p> </p>Canal 13 (El Trece) - leading national network, operated by Grupo Clarin</p> </p>Canal 9 - popular national network</p> <br> <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-18707517">Full Article</a> <p>ABC - major commercial network</p> </p>CBS - major commercial network</p> </p>NBC - major commercial network</p> <br> <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-16757497">Full Article</a>
Television receivers > Per capita 222.76 per 1,000 people
Ranked 72nd.
803.21 per 1,000 people
Ranked 1st. 4 times more than Argentina

Televisions per 1000 209.37
Ranked 82nd.
754.89
Ranked 3rd. 4 times more than Argentina
Personal computers per 1000 83.53
Ranked 71st.
764.36
Ranked 3rd. 9 times more than Argentina

Radio broadcast stations AM 260 (includes 10 inactive stations), FM (probably more than 1,000, mostly unlicensed), shortwave 6 AM 4,789, FM 8,961, shortwave 19
Daily newspapers > Per 1,000 people 35.52
Ranked 56th.
193.19
Ranked 18th. 5 times more than Argentina

Fixed line and mobile phone subscribers > Per 1,000 people 797.48 per 1,000 people
Ranked 57th.
1,227.11 per 1,000 people
Ranked 36th. 54% more than Argentina

Internet > Users > Per capita 230.98 per 1,000 people
Ranked 75th.
695.68 per 1,000 people
Ranked 9th. 3 times more than Argentina

Telecoms > Telephone lines per 1000 243.31
Ranked 68th.
442.8
Ranked 25th. 82% more than Argentina

Televisions 7.95 million
Ranked 24th.
219 million
Ranked 2nd. 28 times more than Argentina
Telephones > Main lines in use > Per capita 235.72 per 1,000 people
Ranked 51st.
541.94 per 1,000 people
Ranked 9th. 2 times more than Argentina

Internet users > Per 100 people 28.11
Ranked 76th.
75.77
Ranked 11th. 3 times more than Argentina

Internet > Internet users 23.54 million
Ranked 22nd.
254.3 million
Ranked 2nd. 11 times more than Argentina
Newspapers and periodicals > Circulation > Daily > Per capita 40.66 per 1,000 people
Ranked 44th.
198.23 per 1,000 people
Ranked 16th. 5 times more than Argentina

Internet > International Internet bandwidth > Mbps 12,248 Mbps
Ranked 11th.
970,953.5 Mbps
Ranked 1st. 79 times more than Argentina

Internet > International Internet bandwidth > Mbps > Per capita 316.1 Mbps per 1 million peop
Ranked 31st.
3,306.44 Mbps per 1 million peop
Ranked 19th. 10 times more than Argentina

Personal computers 3.2 million
Ranked 32nd.
223.81 million
Ranked 1st. 70 times more than Argentina

Television broadcast stations 42
Ranked 14th.
2,218
Ranked 1st. 53 times more than Argentina

International voice traffic > Out and in > Minutes 922.3 million min.
Ranked 38th.
82.06 billion min.
Ranked 1st. 89 times more than Argentina

Radios per 1000 639.97
Ranked 42nd.
1,982.02
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than Argentina
Telephones > Mobile cellular per 1000 1,296.51
Ranked 30th. 39% more than United States
932.29
Ranked 78th.

Internet > Percent using internet 55.8%
Ranked 67th.
81.03%
Ranked 24th. 45% more than Argentina

Telephones > Mobile cellular 55 million
Ranked 23th.
290.3 million
Ranked 3rd. 5 times more than Argentina

Radio receivers > Per capita 0.681 per capita
Ranked 36th.
2.11 per capita
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than Argentina

Telephones > Main lines in use per 1000 243.96
Ranked 64th.
459.63
Ranked 20th. 88% more than Argentina

Telephone mainlines per 1000 227.7
Ranked 57th.
607.73
Ranked 8th. 3 times more than Argentina

Newspapers > List of newspapers <p>Clarin - popular daily</p> </p>La Nacion - respected conservative daily</p> </p>Cronica - tabloid daily</p> <br> <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-18707517">Full Article</a> <p>USA Today - national daily</p> </p>Wall Street Journal - business daily</p> </p>Christian Science Monitor - church-owned daily</p> <br> <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-16757497">Full Article</a>
Films produced 78
Ranked 14th.
611
Ranked 2nd. 8 times more than Argentina
Cinema attendance 32.5 million
Ranked 16th.
1.42 billion
Ranked 2nd. 44 times more than Argentina
Telephone system > General assessment in 1998 Argentina opened its telecommunications market to competition and foreign investment encouraging the growth of modern telecommunications technology; fiber-optic cable trunk lines are being installed between all major cities; major networks are entirely digital and the availability of telephone service is improving a large, technologically advanced, multipurpose communications system
Cinema attendance per capita 0.856
Ranked 36th.
4.9
Ranked 2nd. 6 times more than Argentina
Television receivers per 1000 222.75
Ranked 70th.
803.21
Ranked 1st. 4 times more than Argentina

Cinema > Number of national feature films produced 100
Ranked 13th.
819
Ranked 3rd. 8 times more than Argentina

Internet > IP addresses per capita 344.8
Ranked 82nd.
4,911.96
Ranked 2nd. 14 times more than Argentina
Average cost of local call 0.09
Ranked 38th. The same as United States
0.09
Ranked 3rd.
Internet > Users 9.31 million
Ranked 27th.
208 million
Ranked 2nd. 22 times more than Argentina

Internet > Internet penetration 55.8%
Ranked 72nd.
81%
Ranked 29th. 45% more than Argentina
Mobile phone subscribers per 1000 571.83
Ranked 60th.
682.36
Ranked 50th. 19% more than Argentina

Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions per 1000 1,426.23
Ranked 32nd. 44% more than United States
987.53
Ranked 110th.

Telecoms > Telephone lines 10 million
Ranked 21st.
139 million
Ranked 2nd. 14 times more than Argentina

Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions 58.6 million
Ranked 23th.
310 million
Ranked 3rd. 5 times more than Argentina

Internet > Internet Service Providers 33
Ranked 34th.
7,000
Ranked 1st. 212 times more than Argentina
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers 4.48 million
Ranked 19th.
88.52 million
Ranked 2nd. 20 times more than Argentina

Cinemas > Per capita 0.022 per 1,000 people
Ranked 31st.
0.116 per 1,000 people
Ranked 5th. 5 times more than Argentina

Telephones > Main lines in use 10.14 million
Ranked 22nd.
146 million
Ranked 2nd. 14 times more than Argentina

Telecommunications > Telephone > Main fixed phone lines per 100 people 23.52
Ranked 67th.
44.41
Ranked 23th. 89% more than Argentina

Active military personnel 73,100
Ranked 34th.
1.43 million
Ranked 1st. 20 times more than Argentina
Radio receivers per 1000 680.85
Ranked 37th.
2,108.88
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than Argentina

Mobile phone subscribers > Per capita 570.37 per 1,000 people
Ranked 61st.
680.31 per 1,000 people
Ranked 49th. 19% more than Argentina

Internet > Hosts per 1000 96.1
Ranked 45th.
1,039.15
Ranked 2nd. 11 times more than Argentina

Telecommunications > Telephone > Mobile phone > Mobile-cellular telephone subscriptions 62.41 million
Ranked 21st.
303.05 million
Ranked 3rd. 5 times more than Argentina

Radio receivers 24.3 million
Ranked 17th.
575 million
Ranked 1st. 24 times more than Argentina

Telecommunications > Telephone > Mobile phone > Mobile phones 56.73 million
Ranked 24th.
327.58 million
Ranked 3rd. 6 times more than Argentina
Television receivers 7.95 million
Ranked 22nd.
219 million
Ranked 2nd. 28 times more than Argentina

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Religion > Theology 656
Ranked 13th.
3,803
Ranked 2nd. 6 times more than Argentina

Television broadcast stations > Per capita 1.18 per 1 million people
Ranked 47th.
7.42 per 1 million people
Ranked 17th. 6 times more than Argentina

MTV Video Music Awards Latin America > Awards 3
Ranked 3rd. 3 times more than United States
1
Ranked 7th.

Mobile phone subscribers 22.1 million
Ranked 19th.
201.65 million
Ranked 2nd. 9 times more than Argentina

Telephone system > International country code - 54; landing point for the Atlantis-2, UNISUR, South America-1, and South American Crossing/Latin American Nautilus submarine cable systems that provide links to Europe, Africa, South and Central America, and US; satellite earth stations - 112; 2 international gateways near Buenos Aires country code - 1; multiple ocean cable systems provide international connectivity; satellite earth stations - 61 Intelsat (45 Atlantic Ocean and 16 Pacific Ocean), 5 Intersputnik (Atlantic Ocean region), and 4 Inmarsat (Pacific and Atlantic Ocean regions)
Internet > ISP 33
Ranked 21st.
7,000
Ranked 1st. 212 times more than Argentina
Internet > Broadband subscribers per 1000 21.76
Ranked 51st.
167.13
Ranked 15th. 8 times more than Argentina

Telecommunications > Telephone > Fixed telephone lines 10 million
Ranked 21st.
139 million
Ranked 2nd. 14 times more than Argentina

Films produced per million 2.05
Ranked 20th.
2.11
Ranked 18th. 3% more than Argentina
Radios 24.3 million
Ranked 17th.
575 million
Ranked 1st. 24 times more than Argentina
Internet > Hosts 3.81 million
Ranked 17th.
316 million
Ranked 1st. 83 times more than Argentina

Cinemas > Annual attendance 32.5 million
Ranked 14th.
1.47 billion
Ranked 1st. 45 times more than Argentina

Newspapers and periodicals > Circulation > Daily per 1000 40.65
Ranked 44th.
198.27
Ranked 16th. 5 times more than Argentina

Cinemas > Annual attendance per capita 0.9
Ranked 33th.
5.25
Ranked 2nd. 6 times more than Argentina

Internet > International Internet bandwidth > Mbps per million 316.91 Mbps
Ranked 31st.
3,316.04 Mbps
Ranked 19th. 10 times more than Argentina

Newspapers > Daily newspapers > Number of titles 184
Ranked 9th.
1,486
Ranked 2nd. 8 times more than Argentina

Newspapers > Daily newspapers > Total average circulation 1.36 million
Ranked 33th.
57.35 million
Ranked 4th. 42 times more than Argentina

Cinema > Percentage of feature films co-produced 36%
Ranked 25th. 3 times more than United States
11.6%
Ranked 44th.

Newspapers and periodicals > Circulation > Daily 1.5 million
Ranked 26th.
55.95 million
Ranked 3rd. 37 times more than Argentina

Internet > Top level domain .ar .us
Information and communication technology expenditure > Current US$ > Per $ GDP 0.071$ per $1 of GDP
Ranked 23th.
0.088$ per $1 of GDP
Ranked 8th. 24% more than Argentina

Cinema > Number of national feature films produced per million people 2.46
Ranked 42nd.
2.63
Ranked 38th. 7% more than Argentina

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Pure sciences 271
Ranked 24th.
3,725
Ranked 2nd. 14 times more than Argentina

Newspapers > Daily newspapers > Total average circulation per thousand people 35.58
Ranked 58th.
195.85
Ranked 19th. 6 times more than Argentina

Telephone system > Domestic microwave radio relay, fiber-optic cable, and a domestic satellite system with 40 earth stations serve the trunk network; fixed-line teledensity is increasing gradually and mobile-cellular subscribership is increasing rapidly; broadband Internet services are gaining ground a large system of fiber-optic cable, microwave radio relay, coaxial cable, and domestic satellites carries every form of telephone traffic; a rapidly growing cellular system carries mobile telephone traffic throughout the country
Internet country code .ar .us
Internet > International Internet bandwidth > Mbps > Per $ GDP 66.86 Mbps per $1 trillion of
Ranked 25th.
83.14 Mbps per $1 trillion of
Ranked 29th. 24% more than Argentina

International voice traffic > Out and in > Minutes per capita 24.99 min.
Ranked 87th.
280.26 min.
Ranked 9th. 11 times more than Argentina

Telephone mainlines 8.8 million
Ranked 20th.
177.95 million
Ranked 2nd. 20 times more than Argentina

Cinemas 780
Ranked 12th.
31,640
Ranked 1st. 41 times more than Argentina

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Total > Per capita 0.332 per 1,000 people
Ranked 28th. 31% more than United States
0.253 per 1,000 people
Ranked 37th.

Internet > Broadband subscribers > Per capita 21.7 per 1,000 people
Ranked 53th.
166.63 per 1,000 people
Ranked 15th. 8 times more than Argentina

Internet > Censorship > Political filtering No evidence of filtering
Internet > Price basket for Internet > US$ per month 14.37$/month
Ranked 123th.
14.95$/month
Ranked 120th. 4% more than Argentina

International voice traffic > Out and in > Minutes > Per capita 25 min. per capita
Ranked 87th.
279.45 min. per capita
Ranked 9th. 11 times more than Argentina

Internet hosts None None
Cinema > Percentage of fully nationally produced feature films 64%
Ranked 28th.
88.4%
Ranked 16th. 38% more than Argentina

Information and communication technology expenditure > Current US$ > Per capita 379.39$ per capita
Ranked 39th.
3,851.5$ per capita
Ranked 2nd. 10 times more than Argentina

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Philology 138
Ranked 29th.
898
Ranked 10th. 7 times more than Argentina

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Literature 3,210
Ranked 11th.
13,221
Ranked 3rd. 4 times more than Argentina

Mobile cellular subscriptions 46.51 million
Ranked 22nd.
270.5 million
Ranked 4th. 6 times more than Argentina

Internet > Broadband subscribers 841,000
Ranked 29th.
49.39 million
Ranked 1st. 59 times more than Argentina

Internet > Internet Service Providers per million 0.869
Ranked 116th.
24.13
Ranked 23th. 28 times more than Argentina
Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Applied sciences 1,409
Ranked 16th.
10,762
Ranked 3rd. 8 times more than Argentina

Cinemas per million 21.6
Ranked 31st.
116.04
Ranked 5th. 5 times more than Argentina

Newspapers and periodicals > Number of titles > Daily 106
Ranked 15th.
1,476
Ranked 1st. 14 times more than Argentina

Internet > IP addresses 14.55 million
Ranked 26th.
1.54 billion
Ranked 1st. 106 times more than Argentina
Telecommunications investment > Current LCU 869000000 26836000000
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers > Per 100 people 7.99
Ranked 57th.
24.02
Ranked 18th. 3 times more than Argentina

Telecommunications > Telephone > Fixed telephone lines per thousand people 243.31
Ranked 73th.
442.8
Ranked 28th. 82% more than Argentina

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Total 11,991
Ranked 15th.
68,175
Ranked 3rd. 6 times more than Argentina

Telecommunications > Telephone > Mobile phone > Mobile subscriptions 5.23 million
Ranked 34th.
234.41 million
Ranked 1st. 45 times more than Argentina
Internet > Broadband access 690,000
Ranked 29th.
40.88 million
Ranked 1st. 59 times more than Argentina
Television broadcast stations per million 1.18
Ranked 51st.
7.43
Ranked 15th. 6 times more than Argentina

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Total per million 332.07
Ranked 30th. 31% more than United States
253.07
Ranked 36th.

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Arts and recreation 821
Ranked 7th.
4,245
Ranked 6th. 5 times more than Argentina

30 Rock > International broadcasters > Series Premiere November 15<br />2006 October 11 2006
Internet > TLD .ar .us
Mobile cellular subscriptions > Per 100 people 116.61
Ranked 37th. 31% more than United States
88.87
Ranked 80th.

Internet > Livejournal users 535
Ranked 43th.
1.29 million
Ranked 1st. 2416 times more than Argentina
Internet > Secure Internet servers 465
Ranked 33th.
259,881
Ranked 1st. 559 times more than Argentina

Cinema > Number of distribution companies 73
Ranked 6th.
109
Ranked 6th. 49% more than Argentina

Cinema > Number of distribution companies per million people 1.79
Ranked 20th. 5 times more than United States
0.355
Ranked 43th.

Cinemas > Annual attendance > Per capita 0.9 per capita
Ranked 33th.
5.25 per capita
Ranked 2nd. 6 times more than Argentina

Telecommunications > Country calling code 54 1
Telephone subscribers per 1000 799.53
Ranked 58th.
1,230.67
Ranked 35th. 54% more than Argentina

Telecommunications > Telephone > Mobile phone > Mobile penetration 12.4%
Ranked 85th.
74.7%
Ranked 9th. 6 times more than Argentina
E-Government rating 41.8
Ranked 84th.
60.1
Ranked 4th. 44% more than Argentina
Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Literature > Per capita 88.92 per 1 million people
Ranked 29th. 81% more than United States
49.08 per 1 million people
Ranked 36th.

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Pure sciences per million 7.5
Ranked 35th.
13.83
Ranked 34th. 84% more than Argentina

Newspapers and periodicals > Number of titles > Daily per million 2.87
Ranked 30th.
5.23
Ranked 20th. 82% more than Argentina

Internet > Secure Internet servers > Per capita 11.89 per 1 million people
Ranked 86th.
869.2 per 1 million people
Ranked 7th. 73 times more than Argentina

Telecommunications > Telephone > Landlines 9.63 million
Ranked 22nd.
114 million
Ranked 2nd. 12 times more than Argentina
Vanished > Broadcasting > Series Premiere January 4 2007 August 21 2006
Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Generalities > Per capita 9.89 per 1 million people
Ranked 32nd.
11.24 per 1 million people
Ranked 32nd. 14% more than Argentina

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Literature per million 88.9
Ranked 29th. 81% more than United States
49.08
Ranked 35th.

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Geography > History 748
Ranked 16th.
6,583
Ranked 3rd. 9 times more than Argentina

Internet > Livejournal users per million 13.97
Ranked 120th.
4,415.29
Ranked 3rd. 316 times more than Argentina
Internet > Linux web servers 40
Ranked 28th.
11,108
Ranked 1st. 278 times more than Argentina
Website defacements 155
Ranked 13th.
429
Ranked 2nd. 3 times more than Argentina
Website defacements per million 4.16
Ranked 43th. 3 times more than United States
1.51
Ranked 69th.
1995 Shanghai International Film Festival > In competition > Director Juan Bautiste Stagnaro Alfonso Arau
Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Generalities 357
Ranked 11th.
3,027
Ranked 3rd. 8 times more than Argentina

Television standard > UHF PAL N NTSC M
Telecommunications revenue > % GDP 3.13% GDP
Ranked 49th. 17% more than United States
2.67% GDP
Ranked 96th.

Telephone subscribers per employee 969.08
Ranked 6th. 3 times more than United States
345.72
Ranked 61st.

Telephone subscribers 30.9 million
Ranked 18th.
360.35 million
Ranked 2nd. 12 times more than Argentina

Broadcasters of Medium > Broadcasters > Premi&egrave;re July 22, 2006 January 3, 2005
Resident Evil > Extinction > Release Information > Release date November 8 2007 September 21 2007
Telephone subscribers > Per capita 797.48 per 1,000 people
Ranked 57th.
1,227.11 per 1,000 people
Ranked 36th. 54% more than Argentina

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Geography > History per million 20.71
Ranked 30th.
24.44
Ranked 27th. 18% more than Argentina

Telecommunications revenue > Current LCU 16660000000 291122000000
Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Social sciences per million 94.93
Ranked 28th. 80% more than United States
52.8
Ranked 38th.

Royalties and fees $0.40
Ranked 42nd.
$134.30
Ranked 5th. 336 times more than Argentina
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers > Per 100 people 10.88
Ranked 70th.
28.03
Ranked 22nd. 3 times more than Argentina

Internet > Secure Internet servers > Per 1 million people 41.79
Ranked 89th.
1,474.08
Ranked 19th. 35 times more than Argentina

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Applied sciences > Per capita 39.03 per 1 million people
Ranked 29th.
39.95 per 1 million people
Ranked 35th. 2% more than Argentina

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Geography > History > Per capita 20.72 per 1 million people
Ranked 27th.
24.44 per 1 million people
Ranked 28th. 18% more than Argentina

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Philosophy > Psychology > Per capita 26.4 per 1 million people
Ranked 19th. 3 times more than United States
8.66 per 1 million people
Ranked 35th.

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Generalities per million 9.89
Ranked 34th.
11.24
Ranked 31st. 14% more than Argentina

Telecommunications > Telephone > International calling code 54
Ranked 27th. 54 times more than United States
1
Ranked 32nd.
Phone system > International dialling code +54 +1
Telecommunications > Telephone > Mobile phone > Mobile subscriptions per thousand people 122.81
Ranked 85th.
740.25
Ranked 9th. 6 times more than Argentina
ICT service > Exports > % of service > Exports > BoP 46.02%
Ranked 12th. 2 times more than United States
22.13%
Ranked 60th.

Computer > Communications and other services > % of commercial service > Exports 33.77%
Ranked 43th.
43.14%
Ranked 26th. 28% more than Argentina

Computer > Communications and other services > % of commercial service imports 28.74%
Ranked 63th.
30.02%
Ranked 58th. 4% more than Argentina

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Social sciences > Per capita 94.95 per 1 million people
Ranked 26th. 80% more than United States
52.8 per 1 million people
Ranked 39th.

Internet > Hosts > Per capita 94.19 per 1,000 people
Ranked 55th.
1,040.07 per 1,000 people
Ranked 3rd. 11 times more than Argentina

Telephone lines 9.74 million
Ranked 19th.
154.65 million
Ranked 3rd. 16 times more than Argentina

Fixed broadband Internet subscribers 3.19 million
Ranked 19th.
73.12 million
Ranked 2nd. 23 times more than Argentina

ICT goods imports > % total goods imports 9.43%
Ranked 27th.
12.49%
Ranked 15th. 32% more than Argentina

ICT goods > Exports > % of total goods > Exports 0.46%
Ranked 83th.
12.78%
Ranked 16th. 28 times more than Argentina

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Pure sciences > Per capita 7.51 per 1 million people
Ranked 33th.
13.83 per 1 million people
Ranked 35th. 84% more than Argentina

Television standard > VHF PAL N NTSC M
Telephone system > Regulation 1990 1934
The New Adventures of Old Christine > International Broadcasters > Series Premiere November 1 2006 March 13, 2006
Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Philology > Per capita 3.82 per 1 million people
Ranked 39th. 15% more than United States
3.33 per 1 million people
Ranked 47th.

Telecoms > Telephone lines > Per 100 people 24.31
Ranked 67th.
44.02
Ranked 25th. 81% more than Argentina

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Religion > Theology > Per capita 18.17 per 1 million people
Ranked 31st. 29% more than United States
14.12 per 1 million people
Ranked 36th.

Newspapers and periodicals > Number of titles > Daily > Per capita 2.87 per 1 million people
Ranked 29th.
5.23 per 1 million people
Ranked 19th. 82% more than Argentina

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Social sciences 3,428
Ranked 8th.
14,225
Ranked 3rd. 4 times more than Argentina

Internet > ISP per million 0.894
Ranked 80th.
24.34
Ranked 3rd. 27 times more than Argentina
Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Philosophy > Psychology 953
Ranked 6th.
2,333
Ranked 3rd. 2 times more than Argentina

Internet > IP addresses (share) 0.3
Ranked 30th.
35.9
Ranked 1st. 120 times more than Argentina
Internet > ISP > Per capita 0.894 per 1 million people
Ranked 74th.
24.27 per 1 million people
Ranked 2nd. 27 times more than Argentina
Internet > Secure Internet servers per million 11.93
Ranked 84th.
870.97
Ranked 7th. 73 times more than Argentina

Phone subscribers 416.38
Ranked 61st.
1,117.9
Ranked 22nd. 3 times more than Argentina
Telephone faults > Per 100 mainlines 17.29 per 100 mainlines
Ranked 87th. 31% more than United States
13.24 per 100 mainlines
Ranked 26th.

Newspapers > Daily newspapers > Number of titles per million people 4.8
Ranked 44th.
5.08
Ranked 42nd. 6% more than Argentina

Telephone lines > Per 100 people 24.43
Ranked 69th.
50.81
Ranked 17th. 2 times more than Argentina

Price basket for mobile > US$ per month 7.83$/month
Ranked 122nd. 50% more than United States
5.21$/month
Ranked 153th.

Telecommunications > Telephone > Mobile phone > Mobile-cellular telephone subscriptions per thousand people 1,519.05
Ranked 24th. 57% more than United States
965.4
Ranked 113th.

Price basket for residential fixed line > US$ per month 6.8$/month
Ranked 93th.
25.02$/month
Ranked 26th. 4 times more than Argentina

Music sales > Singles > Millions 0.01
Ranked 27th.
1.2
Ranked 5th. 120 times more than Argentina

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Philosophy > Psychology per million 26.39
Ranked 20th. 3 times more than United States
8.66
Ranked 33th.

Latin Grammy Awards > Awards 7
Ranked 3rd. 2 times more than United States
3
Ranked 6th.

Internet servers using encryption > Per 1 million people 19.71
Ranked 80th.
1,234.13
Ranked 6th. 63 times more than Argentina

Internet servers using encryption 794
Ranked 35th.
378,887
Ranked 1st. 477 times more than Argentina

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Arts and recreation per million 22.74
Ranked 25th. 44% more than United States
15.76
Ranked 30th.

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Applied sciences per million 39.02
Ranked 30th.
39.95
Ranked 34th. 2% more than Argentina

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Philology per million 3.82
Ranked 40th. 15% more than United States
3.33
Ranked 47th.

Telephone mainlines > Per capita 227.11 per 1,000 people
Ranked 57th.
605.97 per 1,000 people
Ranked 9th. 3 times more than Argentina

Telephone employees > Total > Per capita 0.597 per 1,000 people
Ranked 65th.
3.55 per 1,000 people
Ranked 5th. 6 times more than Argentina

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Religion > Theology per million 18.17
Ranked 32nd. 29% more than United States
14.12
Ranked 36th.

Telecommunications investment > % of revenue 9.77%
Ranked 118th. 6% more than United States
9.22%
Ranked 87th.

ICT service > Exports > BoP > Current US$ $1.33 billion
Ranked 26th.
$22.44 billion
Ranked 3rd. 17 times more than Argentina

Internet > Linux web servers per million 1.07
Ranked 66th.
38.98
Ranked 5th. 36 times more than Argentina

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