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El Salvador

El Salvador Media Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Active military personnel 15,500 2014 79th out of 147
Average cost of local call 0.07 2001 55th out of 104
Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Religion > Theology 5 1998 52nd out of 56
Broadcast media multiple privately owned national terrestrial TV networks, supplemented by cable TV networks that carry international channels; hundreds of commercial radio broadcast stations and 1 government-owned radio broadcast station 2007
Cinema > Number of national feature films produced 1 2008 93th out of 99
Cinemas > Per capita 0.006 per 1,000 people 1995 47th out of 49
Daily newspapers > Per 1,000 people 38.02 2004 54th out of 77
Fixed line and mobile phone subscribers > Per 1,000 people 491.68 per 1,000 people 2005 81st out of 140
Households with television 84.53% 2001 65th out of 153
International voice traffic > Out and in > Minutes 2.73 billion min. 2005 1st out of 5
Internet > Broadband subscribers per 1000 6.97 2005 68th out of 114
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers 242,100 2012 80th out of 188
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers per 1000 38.44 2012 103th out of 188
Internet > Hosts 11,434 2008 103th out of 226
Internet > Hosts per 1000 1.86 2008 113th out of 198
Internet > IP addresses per capita 94.53 2014 127th out of 233
Internet > ISP 4 2000 87th out of 161
Internet > International Internet bandwidth > Mbps 155 Mbps 2005 48th out of 87
Internet > International Internet bandwidth > Mbps > Per capita 22.53 Mbps per 1 million peop 2005 56th out of 87
Internet > International Internet bandwidth > Mbps per million 25.52 Mbps 2005 55th out of 87
Internet > Internet Service Providers 4 2003 124th out of 229
Internet > Internet penetration 25.5% 2013 135th out of 209
Internet > Internet users 1.55 million 2013 104th out of 209
Internet > Internet users > Per 100 people 25.5 2012 127th out of 201
Internet > Internet users per thousand people 254.25 2013 132nd out of 205
Internet > Percent using internet 25.5% 2012 127th out of 200
Internet > Users 700,000 2006 80th out of 155
Internet > Users > Per capita 100.12 per 1,000 people 2006 90th out of 154
Internet > Users per 1000 114.82 2006 86th out of 152
Internet users 746,000 2009 105th out of 206
Internet users > Per 100 people 10.6 2008 116th out of 186
Mobile phone subscribers 2.41 million 2005 73th out of 168
Mobile phone subscribers > Per capita 350.5 per 1,000 people 2005 84th out of 168
Mobile phone subscribers per 1000 397.16 2005 80th out of 167
Newspaper circulation 171,000 2003 30th out of 51
Newspaper circulation per 1000 28.36 2003 35th out of 50
Newspapers 4 2003 54th out of 67
Newspapers > Daily newspapers > Number of titles 5 2004 98th out of 163
Newspapers > Daily newspapers > Total average circulation 250,000 2004 48th out of 83
Newspapers > List of newspapers

La Prensa Grafica - daily

El Mundo - evening daily

El Diario de Hoy - daily


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2013
Newspapers and periodicals > Circulation > Daily > Per capita 28.33 per 1,000 people 1998 51st out of 89
Newspapers and periodicals > Circulation > Daily per 1000 29.01 1998 51st out of 88
Newspapers per million 0.663 2003 56th out of 66
Number of PCs per million 49.09 2004 89th out of 162
Personal computers 350,000 2005 31st out of 58
Personal computers > Per capita 50.87 per 1,000 people 2005 28th out of 58
Personal computers per 1000 57.64 2005 27th out of 58
Radio > List of radio stations

Radio Nacional de El Salvador - state-run

Radio YSKL - commercial

FM Globo - commercial


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2013
Radio broadcast stations AM 52, FM 144, shortwave 0 2005
Radio receivers 2.75 million 1997 78th out of 187
Radio receivers > Per capita 0.465 per capita 1997 65th out of 181
Radio receivers per 1000 469.67 1997 62nd out of 179
Radios 2.75 million 2003 80th out of 221
Radios per 1000 456.1 2003 74th out of 196
Telecommunications > Telephone > Fixed telephone lines 1.06 million 2012 72nd out of 211
Telecommunications > Telephone > Main fixed phone lines per 100 people 16.82 2012 98th out of 202
Telecommunications > Telephone > Mobile phone > Mobile-cellular telephone subscriptions 8.65 million 2012 89th out of 199
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions 8.65 million 2012 87th out of 200
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions > Per 100 people 138.07 2012 38th out of 200
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions per 1000 1,373.43 2012 39th out of 200
Telecoms > Telephone lines 1.06 million 2012 73th out of 203
Telecoms > Telephone lines per 1000 168.16 2012 98th out of 203
Telephone average cost of call to US > US$ per three minutes 2.4$ 2004 30th out of 111
Telephone mainlines per 1000 159.98 2005 70th out of 141
Telephone system > General assessment multiple mobile-cellular providers are expanding services rapidly and in 2011 teledensity exceeded 135 per 100 persons; growth in fixed-line services has slowed in the face of mobile-cellular competition 2013
Telephone system > International country code - 503; satellite earth station - 1 Intelsat (Atlantic Ocean); connected to Central American Microwave System 2011
Telephones > Main lines in use 1.03 million 2011 77th out of 189
Telephones > Main lines in use > Per capita 155.44 per 1,000 people 2007 67th out of 124
Telephones > Main lines in use per 1000 177.73 2009 89th out of 193
Telephones > Mobile cellular 8.32 million 2011 82nd out of 192
Telephones > Mobile cellular > Per capita 883.27 per 1,000 people 2007 53th out of 162
Telephones > Mobile cellular per 1000 1,223.58 2009 39th out of 187
Television > List of TV stations

Teledos (Canal 2) - private

Canal Cuatro (Canal 4) - private

Canal Seis (Canal 6) - private


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2013
Television broadcast stations 5 1997 41st out of 89
Television broadcast stations > Per capita 0.846 per 1 million people 1997 49th out of 67
Television receivers 4 million 1997 38th out of 184
Television receivers > Per capita 676.54 per 1,000 people 1997 7th out of 178
Television receivers per 1000 683.15 1997 7th out of 176
Televisions 600,000 2003 97th out of 214
Televisions > Households with TV 1.1 million 2007 2nd out of 4
Televisions > Households with TV per thousand people 179.18 2007 1st out of 3
Televisions per 1000 99.51 2003 113th out of 191

SOURCES: Wikipedia: List of countries by number of military and paramilitary personnel (The list); Source: UNESCO UIS Data | UNESCO Institute for Statistics; CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Source tables; United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.; World Development Indicators database; 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.; International Telecommunication Union, World Telecommunication/ICT Development Report and 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.; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008; 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.; http://www.iana.org/numbers; CIA World Factbook, December 2003; Wikipedia: List of countries by number of Internet users ("Percentage of Individuals using the Internet 2000-2012" , International Telecommunications Union (Geneva), June 2013, retrieved 22 June 2013); 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.; International Telecommunications Union. Source tables; Internet World Stats, June 30, 2010; UNESCO Institute for Statistics, March 11, 2003; UNESCO Institute for Statistics, March 11, 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.; UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Source tables; UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Source tables; British Broadcasting Corporation 2014; Source: UNESCO UIS Data | UNESCO Institute for Statistics. 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.; ITU. 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. 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.; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; International Telecommunications Union; International Telecommunications Union. Source tables; 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.; 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 Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. 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.; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables. 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

"El Salvador Media Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/El-Salvador/Media/All-stats

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