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Botswana

Batswana Media Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Broadcast media 2 2007
Households with television 9.8% 2001 133th out of 153
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers per 1000 8.01 2012 134th out of 188
Internet > Internet users > Per 100 people 11.5 2012 157th out of 201
Internet > Internet users per thousand people 113.39 2013 161st out of 205
Internet > Users per 1000 41.77 2007 123th out of 149
Internet users 120,000 2009 148th out of 206
Personal computers > Per capita 45.22 per 1,000 people 2004 89th out of 155
Personal computers per 1000 43.13 2004 92nd out of 153
Radio > List of radio stations

Radio Botswana - state-run, programmes in English and Setswana, also operates commercial FM station Radio Botswana 2 (RB2)

Yarona FM - private

Gabz FM - private


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2012
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions > Per 100 people 150.09 2012 26th out of 200
Telephones > Mobile cellular > Per capita 786.01 per 1,000 people 2007 69th out of 162
Television > List of TV stations

Botswana TV - state-run

eBotswana - private, commercial

2012
Television receivers > Per capita 18.43 per 1,000 people 1997 145th out of 178
Televisions per 1000 16.92 2003 161st out of 191

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

Citation

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

  • Botswana ranked third for telecoms > mobile cellular subscriptions > per 100 people amongst Sub-Saharan Africa in 2012.