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Liberia

Liberia Media Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Broadcast media 3 m 2007
Daily newspapers > Per 1,000 people 14.19 1998 63th out of 87
Fixed line and mobile phone subscribers > Per 1,000 people 2.78 per 1,000 people 2001 188th out of 190
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers per 1000 0.0239 2012 183th out of 188
Internet > Internet users > Per 100 people 3.79 2012 183th out of 201
Internet > Internet users per thousand people 36.97 2013 186th out of 205
Internet > Users per 1000 0.326 2002 170th out of 173
Internet users 20,000 2009 186th out of 206
Radio > List of radio stations

Liberian Broadcasting System (LBS) - state-run

Star Radio - operated in partnership with Swiss-based Hirondelle Foundation

UNMIL Radio - operated by United Nations mission


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2012
Radio broadcast stations AM 0, FM 10, shortwave 2 2007
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions > Per 100 people 56.39 2012 165th out of 200
Telephones > Mobile cellular > Per capita 176.16 per 1,000 people 2007 136th out of 162
Television > List of TV stations

Clar TV - private

Power TV - private

DC TV - private


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2012
Television receivers > Per capita 28.22 per 1,000 people 1997 132nd out of 178
Televisions per 1000 22.41 2003 152nd out of 191

SOURCES: CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.; 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; British Broadcasting Corporation 2014; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008; 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.

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

  • Liberia ranked 18 places from the bottom for telecoms > mobile cellular subscriptions > per 100 people amongst Christian countries in 2012.
  • Liberia ranked 8th last for internet > fixed broadband internet subscribers per 1000 amongst Hot countries in 2012.