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Broadcast media two Italian media giants dominate - the publicly owned Radiotelevisione Italiana (RAI) with 3 national terrestrial stations and privately owned Mediaset with 3 national terrestrial stations; a large number of private stations and Sky Italia - a satellite TV network; RAI operates 3 AM/FM nationwide radio stations; some 1,300 commercial radio stations public service broadcaster BBC is the largest broadcasting corporation in the world; BBC operates multiple TV networks with regional and local TV service; a mixed system of public and commercial TV broadcasters along with satellite and cable systems provide access to hundreds of TV stations throughout the world; BBC operates multiple national, regional, and local radio networks with multiple transmission sites; a large number of commercial radio stations as well as satellite radio services are available
Households with television 95.5%
Ranked 16th.
97.5%
Ranked 15th. 2% more than Italy

Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers per 1000 221.33
Ranked 40th.
337.99
Ranked 12th. 53% more than Italy

Internet > Internet users > Per 100 people 58
Ranked 65th.
87.02
Ranked 13th. 50% more than Italy

Internet > Internet users per thousand people 577.91
Ranked 67th.
865.38
Ranked 12th. 50% more than Italy

Internet > Users per 1000 538.94
Ranked 28th.
659.16
Ranked 15th. 22% more than Italy

Internet users 30.03 million
Ranked 5th.
51.44 million
Ranked 7th. 71% more than Italy
News Agencies > List of news agencies <p>Ansa</p> </p>AGI</p> <p>The Press Association</p>
Personal computers > Per capita 366.61 per 1,000 people
Ranked 9th.
599.82 per 1,000 people
Ranked 12th. 64% more than Italy

Radio > List of radio stations <p>Rai - public, stations include flagship national network Radio 1, entertainment-based Radio 2, cultural station Radio 3 and parliamentary station GR Parlamento</p> </p>Radio 24 - commercial, news and business</p> </p>R101 - commercial, pop music</p> <br> <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-17433146">Full Article</a> <p>BBC Radio - national services include new-music station Radio 1, adult music station Radio 2, cultural network Radio 3, flagship speech station Radio 4 and news and sport station Five Live</p> </p>BBC Radio Scotland</p> </p>BBC Radio nan Gaidheal - Gaelic-language station for Scotland</p> <br> <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-18027956">Full Article</a>
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions > Per 100 people 159.48
Ranked 19th. 22% more than United Kingdom
130.75
Ranked 47th.

Telephones > Mobile cellular > Per capita 1,341.47 per 1,000 people
Ranked 4th. 13% more than United Kingdom
1,184.54 per 1,000 people
Ranked 20th.

Television > List of TV stations <p>Rai - public, stations include Rai Uno, Rai Due, Rai Tre, rolling news channel Rai News 24 and cable/satellite services</p> </p>Mediaset - main private broadcaster, operates Italia 1, Rete 4 and Canale 5</p> </p>La7 - private, owned by Telecom Italia Media</p> <p>BBC TV - operates BBC1, BBC2 and digital services including BBC News channel</p> </p>BBC World News - commercially-funded international news channel</p> </p>ITV - major commercial network, organised around regional franchises</p> <br> <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-18027956">Full Article</a>
Television receivers > Per capita 532.57 per 1,000 people
Ranked 14th. 2% more than United Kingdom
521.64 per 1,000 people
Ranked 17th.

Televisions per 1000 526
Ranked 18th. 3% more than United Kingdom
512.03
Ranked 22nd.
Personal computers per 1000 366.61
Ranked 9th.
599.49
Ranked 12th. 64% more than Italy

Radio broadcast stations AM about 100, FM about 4,600, shortwave 9 AM 219, FM 431, shortwave 3
Daily newspapers > Per 1,000 people 137.1
Ranked 29th.
289.75
Ranked 12th. 2 times more than Italy

Fixed line and mobile phone subscribers > Per 1,000 people 1,659.34 per 1,000 people
Ranked 4th. 3% more than United Kingdom
1,615.5 per 1,000 people
Ranked 7th.

Internet > Users > Per capita 550.32 per 1,000 people
Ranked 27th.
661.44 per 1,000 people
Ranked 16th. 20% more than Italy

Telecoms > Telephone lines per 1000 355.49
Ranked 45th.
522.08
Ranked 13th. 47% more than Italy

Televisions 30.3 million
Ranked 10th.
30.5 million
Ranked 9th. 1% more than Italy
Telephones > Main lines in use > Per capita 459.1 per 1,000 people
Ranked 20th.
554.2 per 1,000 people
Ranked 8th. 21% more than Italy

Internet users > Per 100 people 41.77
Ranked 52nd.
76.02
Ranked 9th. 82% more than Italy

Internet > Internet users 35.53 million
Ranked 18th.
54.86 million
Ranked 9th. 54% more than Italy

Newspapers and periodicals > Circulation > Daily > Per capita 110.15 per 1,000 people
Ranked 31st.
320.69 per 1,000 people
Ranked 7th. 3 times more than Italy

Internet > International Internet bandwidth > Mbps 119,794 Mbps
Ranked 7th.
781,554 Mbps
Ranked 2nd. 7 times more than Italy

Internet > International Internet bandwidth > Mbps > Per capita 2,079.59 Mbps per 1 million peop
Ranked 16th.
13,061.97 Mbps per 1 million peop
Ranked 4th. 6 times more than Italy

Personal computers 21.49 million
Ranked 2nd.
35.89 million
Ranked 5th. 67% more than Italy

Television broadcast stations 358
Ranked 6th. 57% more than United Kingdom
228
Ranked 7th.
Television viewing 27 hours per person per wee
Ranked 3rd.
28 hours per person per wee
Ranked 2nd. 4% more than Italy
International voice traffic > Out and in > Minutes 13.59 billion min.
Ranked 2nd.
15.6 billion min.
Ranked 2nd. 15% more than Italy

Radios per 1000 876.67
Ranked 25th.
1,418.59
Ranked 3rd. 62% more than Italy
Telephones > Mobile cellular per 1000 1,505.38
Ranked 9th. 16% more than United Kingdom
1,300.33
Ranked 29th.

Information and communication technology spending > Current US$ $104.47 billion
Ranked 7th.
$153.19 billion
Ranked 5th. 47% more than Italy

Internet > Percent using internet 58%
Ranked 64th.
87.02%
Ranked 13th. 50% more than Italy

Telephones > Mobile cellular 96 million
Ranked 11th. 18% more than United Kingdom
81.61 million
Ranked 1st.

Radio receivers > Per capita 0.888 per capita
Ranked 22nd.
1.45 per capita
Ranked 4th. 63% more than Italy

Telephones > Main lines in use per 1000 353.86
Ranked 42nd.
519.6
Ranked 15th. 47% more than Italy

Telephone mainlines per 1000 427.41
Ranked 23th.
527.96
Ranked 11th. 24% more than Italy

Newspapers > List of newspapers <p>Corriere della Sera - Milan-based, major daily</p> </p>La Repubblica - Rome-based daily, owned by L&#039;Espresso group</p> </p>Il Messaggero - Rome-based daily</p> <br> <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-17433146">Full Article</a> <p>The Daily Telegraph - broadsheet</p> </p>Financial Times - daily, business</p> </p>The Guardian - daily, former broadsheet</p> <br> <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-18027956">Full Article</a>
Films produced 134
Ranked 6th. 2% more than United Kingdom
132
Ranked 8th.
Cinema attendance 104.9 million
Ranked 12th.
139.5 million
Ranked 8th. 33% more than Italy
Telephone system > General assessment modern, well-developed, fast; fully automated telephone, telex, and data services technologically advanced domestic and international system
Cinema attendance per capita 1.82
Ranked 21st.
2.34
Ranked 16th. 29% more than Italy
Television receivers per 1000 532.6
Ranked 16th. 2% more than United Kingdom
523
Ranked 18th.

Cinema > Number of national feature films produced 155
Ranked 11th.
299
Ranked 6th. 93% more than Italy

Internet > IP addresses per capita 832.5
Ranked 41st. 426 times more than United Kingdom
1.95
Ranked 1st.
Average cost of local call 0.11
Ranked 25th.
0.17
Ranked 6th. 55% more than Italy
Internet > Users 32 million
Ranked 8th.
40.2 million
Ranked 6th. 26% more than Italy

Internet > Internet penetration 58%
Ranked 69th.
87%
Ranked 14th. 50% more than Italy
Mobile phone subscribers per 1000 1,231.93
Ranked 4th. 13% more than United Kingdom
1,087.6
Ranked 9th.

Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions per 1000 1,596.01
Ranked 18th. 23% more than United Kingdom
1,298.63
Ranked 46th.

Telecoms > Telephone lines 21.66 million
Ranked 13th.
33.01 million
Ranked 9th. 52% more than Italy

Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions 97.23 million
Ranked 14th. 18% more than United Kingdom
82.11 million
Ranked 18th.

Internet > Internet Service Providers 93
Ranked 12th.
400
Ranked 4th. 4 times more than Italy
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers 13.48 million
Ranked 11th.
21.37 million
Ranked 6th. 59% more than Italy

Cinemas > Per capita 0.081 per 1,000 people
Ranked 5th. 2 times more than United Kingdom
0.035 per 1,000 people
Ranked 26th.
Cable TV subscribers 1
Ranked 18th.
57
Ranked 15th. 57 times more than Italy
Telephones > Main lines in use 22.12 million
Ranked 13th.
33.23 million
Ranked 9th. 50% more than Italy

Telecommunications > Telephone > Main fixed phone lines per 100 people 35.4
Ranked 44th.
52.88
Ranked 12th. 49% more than Italy

Active military personnel 180,270
Ranked 1st.
205,850
Ranked 16th. 14% more than Italy
Radio receivers per 1000 887.67
Ranked 22nd.
1,448.98
Ranked 4th. 63% more than Italy

Mobile phone subscribers > Per capita 1,231.93 per 1,000 people
Ranked 4th. 13% more than United Kingdom
1,087.56 per 1,000 people
Ranked 8th.

Internet > Hosts per 1000 295.86
Ranked 18th. 2 times more than United Kingdom
134.69
Ranked 38th.

Number of PCs per million 311.99
Ranked 28th.
599.49
Ranked 11th. 92% more than Italy
Telecommunications > Telephone > Mobile phone > Mobile-cellular telephone subscriptions 97.27 million
Ranked 13th. 15% more than United Kingdom
84.94 million
Ranked 18th.

Radio receivers 50.5 million
Ranked 10th.
84.5 million
Ranked 5th. 67% more than Italy

Cinema > Number of cinemas 1,910
Ranked 6th. 3 times more than United Kingdom
697
Ranked 11th.

Telecommunications > Telephone > Mobile phone > Mobile phones 88.58 million
Ranked 16th. 17% more than United Kingdom
75.75 million
Ranked 17th.
Television receivers 30.3 million
Ranked 10th.
30.5 million
Ranked 9th. 1% more than Italy

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Religion > Theology 2,338
Ranked 2nd.
5,199
Ranked 1st. 2 times more than Italy

Television viewing per million 0.472 hours per person per wee
Ranked 9th. The same as United Kingdom
0.472 hours per person per wee
Ranked 10th.
Television broadcast stations > Per capita 6.3 per 1 million people
Ranked 10th. 61% more than United Kingdom
3.91 per 1 million people
Ranked 18th.
Telephone average cost of call to US > US$ per three minutes 0.79$
Ranked 87th. 3% more than United Kingdom
0.77$
Ranked 89th.

Mobile phone subscribers 72.2 million
Ranked 8th. 10% more than United Kingdom
65.5 million
Ranked 9th.

Telephone system > International country code - 39; a series of submarine cables provide links to Asia, Middle East, Europe, North Africa, and US; satellite earth stations - 3 Intelsat (with a total of 5 antennas - 3 for Atlantic Ocean and 2 for Indian Ocean), 1 Inmarsat (Atlantic Ocean region), and NA Eutelsat country code - 44; numerous submarine cables provide links throughout Europe, Asia, Australia, the Middle East, and US; satellite earth stations - 10 Intelsat (7 Atlantic Ocean and 3 Indian Ocean), 1 Inmarsat (Atlantic Ocean region), and 1 Eutelsat; at least 8 large international switching centers
Internet > Broadband subscribers per 1000 115.69
Ranked 26th.
163.79
Ranked 16th. 42% more than Italy

Telecommunications > Telephone > Fixed telephone lines 21.66 million
Ranked 13th.
33.01 million
Ranked 9th. 52% more than Italy

Films produced per million 2.33
Ranked 14th. 5% more than United Kingdom
2.22
Ranked 16th.
Radios 50.5 million
Ranked 10th.
84.5 million
Ranked 5th. 67% more than Italy
Internet > Hosts 17.7 million
Ranked 4th. 2 times more than United Kingdom
8.27 million
Ranked 10th.

Cinemas > Annual attendance 104.9 million
Ranked 8th.
139.5 million
Ranked 5th. 33% more than Italy

Newspapers and periodicals > Circulation > Daily per 1000 110.16
Ranked 31st.
325.32
Ranked 6th. 3 times more than Italy

Mobile phones 92.65 per 100 people
Ranked 4th. 10% more than United Kingdom
84.49 per 100 people
Ranked 9th.
Cinemas > Annual attendance per capita 1.84
Ranked 17th.
2.38
Ranked 12th. 29% more than Italy

Internet > International Internet bandwidth > Mbps per million 2,079.59 Mbps
Ranked 16th.
13,054.65 Mbps
Ranked 4th. 6 times more than Italy

Newspapers > Daily newspapers > Total average circulation 8.02 million
Ranked 9th.
17.38 million
Ranked 6th. 2 times more than Italy

Newspapers > Daily newspapers > Number of titles 96
Ranked 19th.
109
Ranked 14th. 14% more than Italy

Cinema > Percentage of feature films co-produced 14.84%
Ranked 41st.
25.75%
Ranked 28th. 74% more than Italy

Newspapers and periodicals > Circulation > Daily 6.27 million
Ranked 10th.
19.16 million
Ranked 5th. 3 times more than Italy

Internet > Top level domain .it .uk
Television > Total number of channels 28
Ranked 4th.
31
Ranked 2nd. 11% more than Italy
Information and communication technology expenditure > Current US$ > Per $ GDP 0.043$ per $1 of GDP
Ranked 53th.
0.073$ per $1 of GDP
Ranked 22nd. 70% more than Italy

Cinema > Number of national feature films produced per million people 2.55
Ranked 40th.
4.76
Ranked 19th. 87% more than Italy

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Pure sciences 1,110
Ranked 7th.
8,902
Ranked 1st. 8 times more than Italy

Television > Total number of channels per million people 0.475
Ranked 19th.
0.512
Ranked 17th. 8% more than Italy
Newspapers > Daily newspapers > Total average circulation per thousand people 137.81
Ranked 30th.
290.22
Ranked 13th. 2 times more than Italy

Telephone system > Domestic high-capacity cable and microwave radio relay trunks equal mix of buried cables, microwave radio relay, and fiber-optic systems
Internet country code .it .uk
Internet > International Internet bandwidth > Mbps > Per $ GDP 79.48 Mbps per $1 trillion of
Ranked 24th.
366.57 Mbps per $1 trillion of
Ranked 5th. 5 times more than Italy

Communications > Exports of information and communications equipment > Exports of ICT equipment per 1000 $0.26 Million US dollars
Ranked 23th.
$0.61 Million US dollars
Ranked 16th. 2 times more than Italy
International voice traffic > Out and in > Minutes per capita 235.97 min.
Ranked 21st.
263.92 min.
Ranked 17th. 12% more than Italy

Telephone mainlines 25.05 million
Ranked 8th.
31.8 million
Ranked 7th. 27% more than Italy

Cinemas 4,603
Ranked 1st. 2 times more than United Kingdom
2,019
Ranked 6th.
Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Total > Per capita 0.569 per 1,000 people
Ranked 19th.
1.89 per 1,000 people
Ranked 6th. 3 times more than Italy

Internet > Specific websites > LinkedIn penetration 9.88%
Ranked 7th.
22.41%
Ranked 4th. 2 times more than Italy
Internet > Broadband subscribers > Per capita 115.69 per 1,000 people
Ranked 27th.
163.78 per 1,000 people
Ranked 16th. 42% more than Italy

Internet > Censorship > Political filtering No evidence of filtering No evidence of filtering
Internet > Price basket for Internet > US$ per month 24.8$/month
Ranked 75th.
27.25$/month
Ranked 67th. 10% more than Italy

International voice traffic > Out and in > Minutes > Per capita 235.97 min. per capita
Ranked 20th.
262.18 min. per capita
Ranked 17th. 11% more than Italy

Cinema > Number of cinemas per million people 32.41
Ranked 14th. 3 times more than United Kingdom
11.5
Ranked 32nd.

Internet hosts None None
Cinema > Percentage of fully nationally produced feature films 85.16%
Ranked 19th. 15% more than United Kingdom
74.25%
Ranked 30th.

Information and communication technology expenditure > Current US$ > Per capita 1,369.21$ per capita
Ranked 21st.
2,729.11$ per capita
Ranked 7th. Twice as much as Italy

Information and communication technology spending per capita > Current US$ $1,734.71
Ranked 20th.
$2,477.32
Ranked 13th. 43% more than Italy

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Philology 608
Ranked 6th.
4,274
Ranked 1st. 7 times more than Italy

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Literature 7,826
Ranked 3rd.
22,104
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than Italy

Mobile cellular subscriptions 90.34 million
Ranked 10th. 17% more than United Kingdom
77.36 million
Ranked 12th.

Internet > Broadband subscribers 6.78 million
Ranked 8th.
9.86 million
Ranked 6th. 45% more than Italy

Internet > Internet Service Providers per million 1.61
Ranked 95th.
6.72
Ranked 46th. 4 times more than Italy
Pay TV subscribers 11%
Ranked 18th.
31%
Ranked 15th. 3 times more than Italy
Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Applied sciences 3,537
Ranked 4th.
17,106
Ranked 1st. 5 times more than Italy

Cinemas per million 80.89
Ranked 5th. 2 times more than United Kingdom
34.8
Ranked 27th.
Newspapers and periodicals > Number of titles > Daily 89
Ranked 20th.
108
Ranked 14th. 21% more than Italy

Internet > IP addresses 51 million
Ranked 9th.
123.5 million
Ranked 4th. 2 times more than Italy
Telecommunications revenue 2.48 % of GDP
Ranked 16th.
3.89 % of GDP
Ranked 2nd. 57% more than Italy
Telecommunications investment > Current LCU 7887000000 8999999000
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers > Per 100 people 18.86
Ranked 31st.
28.13
Ranked 14th. 49% more than Italy

Number of PCs 18,150
Ranked 10th.
35,890
Ranked 4th. 98% more than Italy
Telecommunications > Telephone > Fixed telephone lines per thousand people 355.49
Ranked 50th.
522.08
Ranked 16th. 47% more than Italy

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Total 32,365
Ranked 3rd.
110,965
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than Italy

Telecommunications > Telephone > Mobile phone > Mobile subscriptions 31.71 million
Ranked 12th.
45.42 million
Ranked 9th. 43% more than Italy
Internet > Broadband access 5.91 million
Ranked 9th.
8.86 million
Ranked 6th. 50% more than Italy
Television broadcast stations per million 6.3
Ranked 10th. 60% more than United Kingdom
3.93
Ranked 19th.
Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Total per million 568.64
Ranked 21st.
1,897.25
Ranked 6th. 3 times more than Italy

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Arts and recreation 3,353
Ranked 2nd.
10,520
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than Italy

Communications > Telephone access > Telephone access 203.55 Number of telecommunicati
Ranked 2nd. 4% more than United Kingdom
195.25 Number of telecommunicati
Ranked 4th.
Internet > TLD .it .uk
Mobile cellular subscriptions > Per 100 people 150.99
Ranked 7th. 20% more than United Kingdom
125.98
Ranked 24th.

Internet > Livejournal users 1,881
Ranked 22nd.
71,742
Ranked 3rd. 38 times more than Italy
Internet > Secure Internet servers 3,119
Ranked 13th.
33,892
Ranked 3rd. 11 times more than Italy

Cinema > Number of distribution companies 36
Ranked 10th.
108
Ranked 3rd. 3 times more than Italy

Cinema > Number of distribution companies per million people 0.611
Ranked 36th.
1.72
Ranked 23th. 3 times more than Italy

Cinemas > Annual attendance > Per capita 1.84 per capita
Ranked 17th.
2.38 per capita
Ranked 12th. 29% more than Italy

Telecommunications > Telephone > Mobile phone > Mobile number portability > Implementation date 2002.04.01 1999.01.??
Telecommunications > Country calling code 39 44
Telecommunications > Telephone > Mobile phone > Mobile number portability > Days to port 1 days
Ranked 30th. The same as United Kingdom
1 days
Ranked 29th.
Telecommunications > Telephone > Mobile phone > Mobile number portability > Price free (1 to 1.6 \u20ac if the subscriber wants to bring his prepaid credit to the new carrier) Free
Brothers and Sisters > International broadcasts > Series Premiere March 14, 2007 2007
Internet > Communication technology patents 1 per 1000000 people
Ranked 17th.
8.7 per 1000000 people
Ranked 7th. 9 times more than Italy
Telephone subscribers per 1000 1,659.34
Ranked 4th. 3% more than United Kingdom
1,615.56
Ranked 7th.

Telecommunications > Telephone > Mobile phone > Mobile penetration 51.8%
Ranked 28th.
72%
Ranked 14th. 39% more than Italy
E-Government rating 48.3
Ranked 30th.
54.8
Ranked 9th. 13% more than Italy
Internet > Secure servers 2 per 100,000 people
Ranked 18th.
17.1 per 100,000 people
Ranked 6th. 9 times more than Italy
Internet > Internet charges $50.00
Ranked 4th. 52% more than United Kingdom
$33.00
Ranked 17th.
Population covered by mobile telephony 99.8%
Ranked 8th. 1% more than United Kingdom
99%
Ranked 14th.

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Literature > Per capita 137.49 per 1 million people
Ranked 17th.
377.23 per 1 million people
Ranked 8th. 3 times more than Italy

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Pure sciences per million 19.5
Ranked 24th.
152.2
Ranked 7th. 8 times more than Italy

Newspapers and periodicals > Number of titles > Daily per million 1.56
Ranked 52nd.
1.83
Ranked 48th. 17% more than Italy

Newspapers > Newspaper journalists 8,866
Ranked 5th.
13,437
Ranked 5th. 52% more than Italy

Television reception through satellite 10%
Ranked 11th.
21%
Ranked 7th. 2 times more than Italy
Television > Percentage of public channels with national coverage 75%
Ranked 17th.
80.65%
Ranked 13th. 8% more than Italy
Internet > Secure Internet servers > Per capita 53.25 per 1 million people
Ranked 58th.
561.49 per 1 million people
Ranked 15th. 11 times more than Italy

Internet > Web sites 12.9 per 1,000 people
Ranked 15th.
64.2 per 1,000 people
Ranked 4th. 5 times more than Italy
Telecommunications > Telephone > Landlines 20.03 million
Ranked 15th.
33.21 million
Ranked 8th. 66% more than Italy
Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Generalities > Per capita 10.59 per 1 million people
Ranked 26th.
36.57 per 1 million people
Ranked 10th. 3 times more than Italy

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Geography > History 4,469
Ranked 3rd.
12,433
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than Italy

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Literature per million 137.5
Ranked 18th.
377.93
Ranked 7th. 3 times more than Italy

Internet > Livejournal users per million 32.33
Ranked 102nd.
1,198.34
Ranked 18th. 37 times more than Italy
Website defacements 160
Ranked 11th.
301
Ranked 6th. 88% more than Italy
Internet > Linux web servers 226
Ranked 9th.
1,339
Ranked 4th. 6 times more than Italy
Website defacements per million 2.81
Ranked 54th.
5.09
Ranked 34th. 81% more than Italy
Eurovision Song Contest 1960 > Results > Points 5
Ranked 8th.
25
Ranked 2nd. 5 times more than Italy
Internet servers using encryption > Per 1 million people 109.28
Ranked 49th.
904.85
Ranked 16th. 8 times more than Italy

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Generalities 603
Ranked 6th.
2,143
Ranked 1st. 4 times more than Italy

Telecommunications revenue > Current LCU 43115000000 36631000000
ICT service > Exports > % of service > Exports > BoP 34.87%
Ranked 30th.
39.11%
Ranked 23th. 12% more than Italy

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Philosophy > Psychology 2,075
Ranked 2nd.
3,570
Ranked 1st. 72% more than Italy

Computer > Communications and other services > % of commercial service > Exports 39.56%
Ranked 30th.
45.41%
Ranked 23th. 15% more than Italy

Computer > Communications and other services > % of commercial service imports 46.46%
Ranked 20th. 47% more than United Kingdom
31.51%
Ranked 53th.

Newspapers > Non-daily newspapers > Number of titles per million people 1.2
Ranked 96th.
16.87
Ranked 52nd. 14 times more than Italy

Newspapers > Non-daily newspapers > Titles per million literate people 1.41
Ranked 74th.
20.62
Ranked 34th. 15 times more than Italy

Commercial share of broadcasting revenue 41%
Ranked 5th. 37% more than United Kingdom
30%
Ranked 9th.
Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Social sciences > Per capita 113.24 per 1 million people
Ranked 19th.
421.77 per 1 million people
Ranked 8th. 4 times more than Italy

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Social sciences 6,446
Ranked 4th.
24,714
Ranked 1st. 4 times more than Italy

Newspapers and periodicals > Number of titles > Daily > Per capita 1.56 per 1 million people
Ranked 50th.
1.81 per 1 million people
Ranked 47th. 16% more than Italy

Internet > Hosts > Per capita 304.44 per 1,000 people
Ranked 19th. 2 times more than United Kingdom
135.68 per 1,000 people
Ranked 47th.

Telephone mainlines > Per capita 427.41 per 1,000 people
Ranked 23th.
527.94 per 1,000 people
Ranked 14th. 24% more than Italy

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Generalities per million 10.59
Ranked 28th.
36.64
Ranked 12th. 3 times more than Italy

Telephone employees > Total > Per capita 1.53 per 1,000 people
Ranked 48th.
3.98 per 1,000 people
Ranked 8th. 3 times more than Italy

Telecommunications investment > % of revenue 24.27%
Ranked 34th.
27.48%
Ranked 47th. 13% more than Italy

Telephone average cost of call to US > US$ per three minutes > Per $ GDP 0.458$ per $1 trillion of GD
Ranked 104th. 27% more than United Kingdom
0.361$ per $1 trillion of GD
Ranked 107th.

Telephone average cost of call to US > US$ per three minutes > Per capita 0.014$ per 1 million people
Ranked 98th. 8% more than United Kingdom
0.013$ per 1 million people
Ranked 101st.

Number of PCs > Per $ GDP 0.113 per $10 million of GDP
Ranked 67th.
0.201 per $10 million of GDP
Ranked 23th. 78% more than Italy
Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Social sciences per million 113.25
Ranked 21st.
422.55
Ranked 8th. 4 times more than Italy

Public share of broadcasting revenue 47%
Ranked 15th.
69%
Ranked 7th. 47% more than Italy
Telephone lines 21.25 million
Ranked 13th.
33.21 million
Ranked 10th. 56% more than Italy

Fixed broadband Internet subscribers 11.28 million
Ranked 7th.
17.28 million
Ranked 6th. 53% more than Italy

ICT goods imports > % total goods imports 5.73%
Ranked 66th.
10.08%
Ranked 23th. 76% more than Italy

ICT goods > Exports > % of total goods > Exports 2.82%
Ranked 50th.
7.74%
Ranked 19th. 3 times more than Italy

Internet > IP addresses (share) 1.2
Ranked 9th.
2.9
Ranked 4th. 2 times more than Italy
ICT service > Exports > BoP > Current US$ $2.50 billion
Ranked 19th.
$19.68 billion
Ranked 4th. 8 times more than Italy

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Pure sciences > Per capita 19.5 per 1 million people
Ranked 22nd.
151.92 per 1 million people
Ranked 7th. 8 times more than Italy

Telecommunications > Telephone > Mobile phone > Mobile-cellular telephone subscriptions per thousand people 1,596.75
Ranked 15th. 19% more than United Kingdom
1,343.35
Ranked 40th.

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Philosophy > Psychology > Per capita 36.45 per 1 million people
Ranked 10th.
60.93 per 1 million people
Ranked 6th. 67% more than Italy

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Geography > History > Per capita 78.51 per 1 million people
Ranked 13th.
212.18 per 1 million people
Ranked 4th. 3 times more than Italy

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Applied sciences > Per capita 62.14 per 1 million people
Ranked 21st.
291.93 per 1 million people
Ranked 7th. 5 times more than Italy

Television reception by terrestrial means 90%
Ranked 2nd. 32% more than United Kingdom
68%
Ranked 5th.
Newspapers > Non-daily newspapers > Number of titles 70
Ranked 46th.
1,010
Ranked 9th. 14 times more than Italy

NUMB3RS > International first broadcast dates > First aired March 5, 2006 October 5, 2005
My Name Is Earl > Broadcasters > Series Premiere September 9 2006 January 6 2006
Internet > Secure Internet servers per million 52.92
Ranked 55th.
559.31
Ranked 15th. 11 times more than Italy

World music market > Digital Singles Sales Share in 2005 < 0.2% 6.3%
Telephone systems > Privatisation 1998 1984
Telephone subscribers > Per capita 1,659.34 per 1,000 people
Ranked 4th. 3% more than United Kingdom
1,615.5 per 1,000 people
Ranked 7th.

Some Kind of Bliss > Chart performance > Year 1997 1997
Phone subscribers 1,310.82
Ranked 11th.
1,358.44
Ranked 8th. 4% more than Italy
Telephone system > Regulation 1998 1984
Resident Evil > Extinction > Release Information > Release date October 5 2007 September 21 2007
Telephone faults > Per 100 mainlines 16.2 per 100 mainlines
Ranked 89th. 47% more than United Kingdom
11 per 100 mainlines
Ranked 54th.

Television revenue from subscriptions 11%
Ranked 14th.
26%
Ranked 7th. 2 times more than Italy
Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Philology > Per capita 10.68 per 1 million people
Ranked 18th.
72.94 per 1 million people
Ranked 4th. 7 times more than Italy

Eurovision Song Contest 1971 > Results > Points 91
Ranked 5th.
98
Ranked 4th. 8% more than Italy
Eurovision Song Contest 1969 > Results > Points 5
Ranked 13th.
18
Ranked 3rd. 4 times more than Italy
Eurovision Song Contest 1959 > Results > Points 9
Ranked 6th.
16
Ranked 2nd. 78% more than Italy
Eurovision Song Contest 1960 > Results > Artist Renato Rascel <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bryan_Johnson_%28singer%29">Bryan Johnson</a>
Newspapers > Daily newspapers > Number of titles per million people 1.65
Ranked 91st.
1.82
Ranked 84th. 10% more than Italy

Everybody Hates Chris > International Broadcasts > Series Premiere May 8 2006 March 19 2006
Eurovision Song Contest 1957 > Results > Points 7
Ranked 6th. 17% more than United Kingdom
6
Ranked 7th.
DB Boulevard > Point of View > Date December 31, 2001 February 17, 2002
Eurovision Song Contest 1963 > Results > Points 37
Ranked 3rd. 32% more than United Kingdom
28
Ranked 4th.
Telephone lines > Per 100 people 35.51
Ranked 46th.
54.08
Ranked 14th. 52% more than Italy

Internet > Secure Internet servers > Per 1 million people 208.07
Ranked 54th.
1,478.28
Ranked 17th. 7 times more than Italy

Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers > Per 100 people 22.12
Ranked 40th.
34.03
Ranked 12th. 54% more than Italy

Price basket for mobile > US$ per month 14.43$/month
Ranked 53th. 3% more than United Kingdom
14.02$/month
Ranked 57th.

Telecoms > Telephone lines > Per 100 people 35.52
Ranked 44th.
52.57
Ranked 13th. 48% more than Italy

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Religion > Theology > Per capita 41.07 per 1 million people
Ranked 15th.
88.73 per 1 million people
Ranked 4th. 2 times more than Italy

Price basket for residential fixed line > US$ per month 26.6$/month
Ranked 12th.
31.28$/month
Ranked 9th. 18% more than Italy

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Philosophy > Psychology per million 36.46
Ranked 10th.
61.04
Ranked 6th. 67% more than Italy

Communications > Exports of information and communications equipment > Exports of ICT equipment $15,551.80 Million US dollars
Ranked 14th.
$37,559.63 Million US dollars
Ranked 7th. 2 times more than Italy
Newspapers > Newspaper journalists per million people 155.12
Ranked 11th.
223.12
Ranked 13th. 44% more than Italy

Telephone subscribers 97.25 million
Ranked 7th.
97.3 million
Ranked 6th. The same as Italy

Telephone subscribers per employee 947.84
Ranked 4th. 3 times more than United Kingdom
353.44
Ranked 51st.

Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Arts and recreation per million 58.91
Ranked 15th.
179.87
Ranked 5th. 3 times more than Italy

Digital terrestrial television > Analogue to digital transition > Official launch 1 January 2004 15 November 1998
Royalties and fees $9.80
Ranked 23th.
$123.90
Ranked 7th. 13 times more than Italy
Communications > Exports of information and communications equipment > Exports of ICT equipment, % of GDP 7.37e-07%
Ranked 23th.
1.72e-06%
Ranked 18th. 2 times more than Italy
Telecommunications revenue > % GDP 3.04% GDP
Ranked 52nd.
3.15% GDP
Ranked 81st. 4% more than Italy

Eurovision Song Contest 1975 > Results > Points 115
Ranked 3rd.
138
Ranked 2nd. 20% more than Italy
Television standard > UHF PAL G PAL I
Eurovision Song Contest 1973 > Results > Points 74
Ranked 13th.
123
Ranked 3rd. 66% more than Italy
Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Religion > Theology per million 41.08
Ranked 15th.
88.89
Ranked 5th. 2 times more than Italy

Internet > Linux web servers per million 3.97
Ranked 49th.
22.65
Ranked 15th. 6 times more than Italy
Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Applied sciences per million 62.14
Ranked 22nd.
292.47
Ranked 7th. 5 times more than Italy

Phone system > International dialling code +39 +44
Telecommunications employment 0.43%
Ranked 16th.
0.83%
Ranked 6th. 93% more than Italy
Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Geography > History per million 78.52
Ranked 14th.
212.58
Ranked 4th. 3 times more than Italy

Telecommunications > Telephone > Mobile phone > Mobile subscriptions per thousand people 515.77
Ranked 28th.
716.45
Ranked 13th. 39% more than Italy
Internet servers using encryption 6,581
Ranked 12th.
55,564
Ranked 4th. 8 times more than Italy

Eurovision Song Contest 1974 > Results > Points 18
Ranked 2nd. 29% more than United Kingdom
14
Ranked 5th.
Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Philology per million 10.68
Ranked 20th.
73.08
Ranked 5th. 7 times more than Italy

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