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Guinea

Guinea Media Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Active military personnel 12,300 2014 87th out of 147
Average cost of local call 0.09 2000 14th out of 31
Broadcast media government maintains marginal control over broadcast media; single state-run TV station; state-run radio broadcast station also operates several stations in rural areas; a steadily increasing number of privately owned radio stations, nearly all in Conakry, and about a dozen community radio stations; foreign TV programming available via satellite and cable subscription services 2011
Cinema > Number of national feature films produced 5 2010 72nd out of 86
Fixed line and mobile phone subscribers > Per 1,000 people 19.68 per 1,000 people 2004 167th out of 176
Households with television 9.47% 2002 123th out of 142
International voice traffic > Out and in > Minutes 57.86 million min. 2002 97th out of 120
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers 700 2012 175th out of 188
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers per 1000 0.0611 2012 180th out of 188
Internet > Hosts 16 2008 209th out of 226
Internet > Hosts per 1000 0.00155 2008 190th out of 198
Internet > IP addresses per capita 0.38 2014 219th out of 233
Internet > ISP 4 2001 24th out of 31
Internet > International Internet bandwidth > Mbps 2 Mbps 2002 149th out of 166
Internet > International Internet bandwidth > Mbps > Per capita 0.235 Mbps per 1 million peop 2002 154th out of 163
Internet > International Internet bandwidth > Mbps per million 0.221 Mbps 2002 156th out of 164
Internet > Internet Service Providers 4 2003 125th out of 229
Internet > Internet penetration 1.5% 2013 201st out of 209
Internet > Internet users 162,202 2013 158th out of 209
Internet > Internet users > Per 100 people 1.49 2012 193th out of 201
Internet > Internet users per thousand people 14.51 2013 197th out of 205
Internet > Percent using internet 1.49% 2012 191st out of 200
Internet > Users 50,000 2006 130th out of 155
Internet > Users > Per capita 5.43 per 1,000 people 2006 147th out of 154
Internet > Users per 1000 5.1 2006 146th out of 152
Internet users 95,000 2009 155th out of 206
Internet users > Per 100 people 0.92 2008 176th out of 186
Mobile phone subscribers 189,000 2005 142nd out of 168
Mobile phone subscribers > Per capita 20.99 per 1,000 people 2005 160th out of 168
Mobile phone subscribers per 1000 19.74 2005 159th out of 167
Newspapers > Daily newspapers > Number of titles 2 2004 133th out of 163
Newspapers > Daily newspapers > Total average circulation 0.0 1996 178th out of 183
Newspapers > List of newspapers

Horoya - government-owned daily

Le Lynx - satirical weekly

Le Diplomate


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2012
Number of PCs per million 4.69 2004 146th out of 162
Personal computers 44,000 2004 118th out of 155
Personal computers > Per capita 4.98 per 1,000 people 2004 140th out of 155
Personal computers per 1000 4.69 2004 139th out of 153
Radio > List of radio stations

Radiodiffusion-Television Guineenne (RTG) - state-run, in French, English and vernacular languages; operates Radio Rurale community stations

Radio Nostalgie Guinea - private

Liberte FM - private


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2012
Radio broadcast stations AM 0, FM 5, shortwave 3 2006
Radio receivers 357,000 1997 141st out of 187
Radio receivers > Per capita 0.046 per capita 1997 175th out of 181
Radio receivers per 1000 43.03 1997 174th out of 179
Radios 357,000 2003 141st out of 221
Radios per 1000 38.79 2003 190th out of 196
Telecommunications > Telephone > Fixed telephone lines 18,000 2012 184th out of 211
Telecommunications > Telephone > Main fixed phone lines per 100 people 0.157 2012 197th out of 202
Telecommunications > Telephone > Mobile phone > Mobile-cellular telephone subscriptions 4.78 million 2012 113th out of 199
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions 4.78 million 2012 114th out of 200
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions > Per 100 people 45.62 2012 178th out of 200
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions per 1000 417.51 2012 178th out of 200
Telecoms > Telephone lines 18,000 2012 184th out of 203
Telecoms > Telephone lines per 1000 1.57 2012 198th out of 203
Telephone average cost of call to US > US$ per three minutes 4.61$ 2001 30th out of 125
Telephone mainlines per 1000 2.79 2004 166th out of 173
Telephone system > General assessment inadequate system of open-wire lines, small radiotelephone communication stations, and new microwave radio relay system 2013
Telephone system > International country code - 224; satellite earth station - 1 Intelsat (Atlantic Ocean) 2012
Telephones > Main lines in use 18,000 2011 176th out of 189
Telephones > Main lines in use > Per capita 2.92 per 1,000 people 2005 167th out of 171
Telephones > Main lines in use per 1000 2.08 2009 188th out of 193
Telephones > Mobile cellular 4.5 million 2011 107th out of 192
Telephones > Mobile cellular > Per capita 20.99 per 1,000 people 2005 173th out of 183
Telephones > Mobile cellular per 1000 529.3 2009 134th out of 187
Television > List of TV stations

Radiodiffusion-Television Guineenne (RTG) - state-run

2012
Television broadcast stations 6 2001 13th out of 42
Television broadcast stations > Per capita 0.718 per 1 million people 2001 19th out of 40
Television receivers 85,000 1997 134th out of 184
Television receivers > Per capita 11.01 per 1,000 people 1997 152nd out of 178
Television receivers per 1000 10.25 1997 151st out of 176
Televisions 85,000 2003 138th out of 214
Televisions per 1000 9.23 2003 173th out of 191

SOURCES: Wikipedia: List of countries by number of military and paramilitary personnel (The list); CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Source tables; World Development Indicators 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; 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.; 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. Source tables; UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Source tables; British Broadcasting Corporation 2014; 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.; Source: UNESCO UIS Data | UNESCO Institute for Statistics; 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.; 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.

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