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Guyana

Guyana Media Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Active military personnel 1,100 2014 134th out of 147
Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Religion > Theology 2 1997 51st out of 51
Broadcast media - 2007
Cinema > Number of national feature films produced 11 2011 60th out of 82
Daily newspapers > Per 1,000 people 77.27 2000 45th out of 74
Fixed line and mobile phone subscribers > Per 1,000 people 521.16 per 1,000 people 2005 77th out of 140
Households with television 4.68% 1987 46th out of 52
International voice traffic > Out and in > Minutes 87.42 million min. 2004 61st out of 73
Internet > Broadband subscribers per 1000 2.63 2005 76th out of 114
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers 29,200 2012 123th out of 188
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers per 1000 36.71 2012 105th out of 188
Internet > Hosts 6,218 2008 119th out of 226
Internet > Hosts per 1000 8.02 2008 86th out of 198
Internet > IP addresses per capita 52.45 2014 148th out of 233
Internet > ISP 3 2000 88th out of 161
Internet > International Internet bandwidth > Mbps 2.05 Mbps 1999 89th out of 129
Internet > International Internet bandwidth > Mbps > Per capita 2.77 Mbps per 1 million peop 1999 65th out of 128
Internet > International Internet bandwidth > Mbps per million 2.77 Mbps 1999 66th out of 129
Internet > Internet Service Providers 3 2003 127th out of 229
Internet > Internet penetration 34.3% 2013 123th out of 209
Internet > Internet users 254,534 2013 146th out of 209
Internet > Internet users > Per 100 people 34.31 2012 116th out of 201
Internet > Internet users per thousand people 344.01 2013 118th out of 205
Internet > Percent using internet 33% 2012 120th out of 200
Internet > Users 190,000 2007 112th out of 154
Internet > Users > Per capita 247.04 per 1,000 people 2007 70th out of 152
Internet > Users per 1000 246.62 2007 68th out of 149
Internet users 189,600 2009 137th out of 206
Internet users > Per 100 people 26.85 2008 81st out of 186
Mobile phone subscribers 281,368 2005 131st out of 168
Mobile phone subscribers > Per capita 374.55 per 1,000 people 2005 81st out of 168
Mobile phone subscribers per 1000 369.82 2005 82nd out of 167
News Agencies > List of news agencies

Government Information Agency (GINA)

2013
Newspaper circulation 56,750 2003 38th out of 51
Newspaper circulation per 1000 75.3 2003 24th out of 50
Newspapers 2 2003 58th out of 67
Newspapers > Daily newspapers > Number of titles 3 2004 106th out of 163
Newspapers > Daily newspapers > Total average circulation 56,750 2000 57th out of 79
Newspapers > List of newspapers

Guyana Chronicle - government-owned daily

Stabroek News - private daily

Kaieteur News - private daily

2013
Newspapers and periodicals > Circulation > Daily > Per capita 76.65 per 1,000 people 2000 38th out of 57
Newspapers and periodicals > Circulation > Daily per 1000 76.56 2000 38th out of 57
Newspapers per million 2.65 2003 35th out of 66
Number of PCs per million 35.67 2004 99th out of 162
Personal computers 29,000 2005 50th out of 58
Personal computers > Per capita 38.6 per 1,000 people 2005 35th out of 58
Personal computers per 1000 38.12 2005 36th out of 58
Radio > List of radio stations

National Communications Network (NCN)- state-owned, operates Voice of Guyana and Hot FM

2013
Radio broadcast stations AM 3, FM 3, shortwave 1 1998
Radio receivers 420,000 1997 134th out of 187
Radio receivers > Per capita 0.57 per capita 1997 52nd out of 181
Radio receivers per 1000 572.16 1997 50th out of 179
Radios 420,000 2003 134th out of 221
Radios per 1000 557.32 2003 59th out of 196
Telecommunications > Telephone > Fixed telephone lines 154,207 2012 133th out of 211
Telecommunications > Telephone > Main fixed phone lines per 100 people 19.39 2012 85th out of 202
Telecommunications > Telephone > Mobile phone > Mobile-cellular telephone subscriptions 547,047 2012 162nd out of 199
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions 547,047 2012 163th out of 200
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions > Per 100 people 72.21 2012 148th out of 200
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions per 1000 687.79 2012 149th out of 200
Telecoms > Telephone lines 154,207 2012 133th out of 203
Telecoms > Telephone lines per 1000 193.88 2012 86th out of 203
Telephone average cost of call to US > US$ per three minutes 3.89$ 1999 71st out of 140
Telephone mainlines per 1000 144.76 2005 75th out of 141
Telephone system > General assessment fair system for long-distance service; microwave radio relay network for trunk lines; many areas still lack fixed-line telephone services 2013
Telephone system > International country code - 592; tropospheric scatter to Trinidad; satellite earth station - 1 Intelsat (Atlantic Ocean) 2012
Telephones > Main lines in use 152,600 2011 131st out of 189
Telephones > Main lines in use > Per capita 146.56 per 1,000 people 2005 81st out of 171
Telephones > Main lines in use per 1000 166.44 2009 94th out of 193
Telephones > Mobile cellular 528,800 2011 157th out of 192
Telephones > Mobile cellular > Per capita 374.59 per 1,000 people 2005 92nd out of 183
Telephones > Mobile cellular per 1000 369.86 2005 88th out of 176
Television > List of TV stations

National Communications Network (NCN) TV (Channel 11) - state-owned

2013
Television broadcast stations 3 1997 45th out of 89
Television broadcast stations > Per capita 4.07 per 1 million people 1997 29th out of 67
Television receivers 46,000 1997 152nd out of 184
Television receivers > Per capita 62.44 per 1,000 people 1997 115th out of 178
Television receivers per 1000 62.67 1997 113th out of 176
Televisions 46,000 2003 157th out of 214
Televisions per 1000 61.04 2003 130th 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; British Broadcasting Corporation 2014; 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; 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.

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