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Iceland

Iceland Media Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Active military personnel 0.0 2014 142nd out of 147
Average cost of local call 0.09 2001 34th out of 104
Book > Production > Titles by the Universal Decimal Classification > Religion > Theology 46 1998 38th out of 56
Broadcast media - 2007
Cinema > Number of cinemas 22 2006 46th out of 61
Cinema > Number of national feature films produced 13 2011 55th out of 82
Cinema attendance 1.53 million 2003 56th out of 78
Cinema attendance per capita 5.29 2003 1st out of 77
Cinemas > Annual attendance 1.5 million 1999 37th out of 52
Cinemas > Annual attendance per capita 5.41 1999 1st out of 51
Cinemas > Per capita 0.166 per 1,000 people 1999 1st out of 41
Daily newspapers > Per 1,000 people 551.62 2004 1st out of 77
Films produced 6 2003 50th out of 50
Films produced per million 20.72 2003 1st out of 48
Fixed line and mobile phone subscribers > Per 1,000 people 1,677.68 per 1,000 people 2005 3rd out of 140
Households with television 97% 2004 13th out of 37
International voice traffic > Out and in > Minutes 80.53 million min. 2004 64th out of 73
Internet > Broadband subscribers per 1000 262.92 2005 1st out of 114
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers 113,100 2012 97th out of 188
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers per 1000 353.29 2012 9th out of 188
Internet > Hosts 263,980 2008 55th out of 226
Internet > Hosts per 1000 831.66 2008 3rd out of 198
Internet > IP addresses per capita 2,601.01 2014 7th out of 233
Internet > ISP 20 2001 11th out of 31
Internet > International Internet bandwidth > Mbps 1,240 Mbps 2005 26th out of 87
Internet > International Internet bandwidth > Mbps > Per capita 4,178.6 Mbps per 1 million peop 2005 6th out of 87
Internet > International Internet bandwidth > Mbps per million 4,178.83 Mbps 2005 6th out of 87
Internet > Internet Service Providers 20 2003 49th out of 229
Internet > Internet penetration 96% 2013 2nd out of 209
Internet > Internet users 300,656 2013 139th out of 209
Internet > Internet users > Per 100 people 96 2012 1st out of 201
Internet > Internet users per thousand people 953.61 2013 1st out of 205
Internet > Percent using internet 96.21% 2012 1st out of 200
Internet > Users 202,300 2007 109th out of 154
Internet > Users > Per capita 670.02 per 1,000 people 2007 15th out of 152
Internet > Users per 1000 649.3 2007 16th out of 149
Internet penetration 97.6 2010 1st out of 45
Internet users 301,600 2010 39th out of 45
Internet users > Per 100 people 90 2008 1st out of 186
Mobile phone subscribers 304,001 2005 128th out of 168
Mobile phone subscribers > Per capita 1,024.43 per 1,000 people 2005 13th out of 168
Mobile phone subscribers per 1000 1,024.49 2005 15th out of 167
Mobile phones 90.28 per 100 people 2002 5th out of 43
Newspaper circulation 93,000 2003 36th out of 51
Newspaper circulation per 1000 321.22 2003 8th out of 50
Newspapers 3 2003 55th out of 67
Newspapers > Daily newspapers > Number of titles 3 2004 108th out of 163
Newspapers > Daily newspapers > Total average circulation 161,571 2004 52nd out of 83
Newspapers > List of newspapers

Frettabladid - daily

Morgunbladid - morning daily

DV - evening daily


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2012
Newspapers and periodicals > Circulation > Daily > Per capita 323.84 per 1,000 people 2000 6th out of 57
Newspapers and periodicals > Circulation > Daily per 1000 323.61 2000 7th out of 57
Newspapers per million 10.36 2003 11th out of 66
Number of PCs per million 472.48 2004 20th out of 162
Personal computers 142,000 2005 40th out of 58
Personal computers > Per capita 478.52 per 1,000 people 2005 7th out of 58
Personal computers per 1000 478.54 2005 7th out of 58
Radio > List of radio stations

Icelandic National Broadcasting Service - public radio, operates two national networks and four regional stations

Bylgjan - main private station

2012
Radio broadcast stations AM 3, FM about 70 (including repeaters), shortwave 1 1998
Radio receivers 260,000 1997 149th out of 187
Radio receivers > Per capita 0.956 per capita 1997 14th out of 181
Radio receivers per 1000 958.96 1997 13th out of 179
Radios 260,000 2003 149th out of 221
Radios per 1000 898.04 2003 21st out of 196
Telecommunications > Telephone > Fixed telephone lines 189,000 2012 125th out of 211
Telecommunications > Telephone > Main fixed phone lines per 100 people 55.24 2012 10th out of 202
Telecommunications > Telephone > Mobile phone > Mobile-cellular telephone subscriptions 352,114 2012 167th out of 199
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions 346,000 2012 169th out of 200
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions > Per 100 people 105.39 2012 97th out of 200
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions per 1000 1,080.79 2012 90th out of 200
Telecoms > Telephone lines 189,000 2012 125th out of 203
Telecoms > Telephone lines per 1000 590.37 2012 9th out of 203
Telephone average cost of call to US > US$ per three minutes 0.84$ 2000 117th out of 132
Telephone mainlines per 1000 653.29 2005 3rd out of 141
Telephone system > General assessment telecommunications infrastructure is modern and fully digitized, with satellite-earth stations, fiber-optic cables, and an extensive broadband network 2013
Telephone system > International country code - 354; the CANTAT-3 and FARICE-1 submarine cable systems provide connectivity to Canada, the Faroe Islands, UK, Denmark, and Germany; a planned new section of the Hibernia-Atlantic submarine cable will provide additional connectivity to Canada, US, and Ireland; satellite earth stations - 2 Intelsat (Atlantic Ocean), 1 Inmarsat (Atlantic and Indian Ocean regions)(Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden) 2012
Telephones > Main lines in use 191,100 2011 125th out of 189
Telephones > Main lines in use > Per capita 618.35 per 1,000 people 2007 4th out of 124
Telephones > Main lines in use per 1000 581.48 2009 9th out of 193
Telephones > Mobile cellular 344,100 2011 164th out of 192
Telephones > Mobile cellular > Per capita 1,150.92 per 1,000 people 2007 24th out of 162
Telephones > Mobile cellular per 1000 1,095.76 2009 55th out of 187
Television > List of TV stations

Icelandic National Broadcasting Service - operates public network Sjonvarpid

Stod 2 - main private station

Syn - private


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2012
Television broadcast stations 14 1997 26th out of 89
Television broadcast stations > Per capita 51.47 per 1 million people 1997 1st out of 67
Television receivers 98,000 1997 131st out of 184
Television receivers > Per capita 360.29 per 1,000 people 1997 39th out of 178
Television receivers per 1000 361.45 1997 38th out of 176
Televisions 98,000 2003 134th out of 214
Televisions per 1000 338.49 2003 48th 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; UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Source tables; 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.; 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.; United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.; Internet Movie Database 2003; Internet Movie Database 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.; 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; International Telecommunication Union; 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.; 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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