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Niger

Niger Media Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Active military personnel 5,300 2014 115th out of 147
Average cost of local call 0.11 2000 7th out of 31
Broadcast media state-run TV station; 3 private TV stations provide a mix of local and foreign programming; state-run radio has only radio station with a national reach; about 30 private radio stations operate locally; as many as 100 community radio stations broadcast; transmissions of multiple international broadcasters are available 2007
Cinema > Number of cinemas 5 2006 56th out of 61
Cinema > Number of national feature films produced 6 2011 69th out of 82
Daily newspapers > Per 1,000 people 0.2 2004 77th out of 77
Fixed line and mobile phone subscribers > Per 1,000 people 23.2 per 1,000 people 2005 137th out of 140
Households with television 5.45% 2002 133th out of 142
International voice traffic > Out and in > Minutes 5.69 million min. 1992 103th out of 113
Internet > Broadband subscribers per 1000 0.0161 2005 110th out of 114
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers 3,669 2012 161st out of 188
Internet > Fixed broadband Internet subscribers per 1000 0.214 2012 173th out of 188
Internet > Hosts 216 2008 173th out of 226
Internet > Hosts per 1000 0.0147 2008 175th out of 198
Internet > IP addresses per capita 1.2 2014 213th out of 233
Internet > ISP 1 2002 22nd out of 27
Internet > International Internet bandwidth > Mbps 30 Mbps 2005 69th out of 87
Internet > International Internet bandwidth > Mbps > Per capita 2.15 Mbps per 1 million peop 2005 77th out of 87
Internet > International Internet bandwidth > Mbps per million 2.28 Mbps 2005 77th out of 87
Internet > Internet Service Providers 1 2003 186th out of 229
Internet > Internet penetration 1.4% 2013 203th out of 209
Internet > Internet users 230,084 2013 150th out of 209
Internet > Internet users > Per 100 people 1.41 2012 195th out of 201
Internet > Internet users per thousand people 13.61 2013 199th out of 205
Internet > Percent using internet 1.41% 2012 193th out of 200
Internet > Users 40,000 2006 132nd out of 155
Internet > Users > Per capita 2.77 per 1,000 people 2006 153th out of 154
Internet > Users per 1000 2.92 2006 151st out of 152
Internet users 115,900 2009 149th out of 206
Internet users > Per 100 people 0.54 2008 179th out of 186
Mobile phone subscribers 299,899 2005 129th out of 168
Mobile phone subscribers > Per capita 21.49 per 1,000 people 2005 159th out of 168
Mobile phone subscribers per 1000 22.75 2005 157th out of 167
Newspapers > Daily newspapers > Number of titles 1 2004 144th out of 163
Newspapers > Daily newspapers > Total average circulation 2,500 2004 82nd out of 83
Newspapers > List of newspapers

Le Sahel - state-run daily

Le Republicain - weekly

2013
Newspapers and periodicals > Circulation > Daily > Per capita 0.182 per 1,000 people 1998 88th out of 89
Newspapers and periodicals > Circulation > Daily per 1000 0.196 1998 87th out of 88
Number of PCs per million 0.708 2004 161st out of 162
Personal computers 10,000 2005 58th out of 58
Personal computers > Per capita 0.716 per 1,000 people 2005 58th out of 58
Personal computers per 1000 0.759 2005 58th out of 58
Radio > List of radio stations

La Voix du Sahel - state-run, sole national station; broadcasts in French, Arabic, Hausa and vernacular languages

Radio Saraounia - private

Anfani FM - private


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2013
Radio broadcast stations AM 5, FM 6, shortwave 4 2001
Radio receivers 680,000 1997 124th out of 187
Radio receivers > Per capita 0.064 per capita 1997 168th out of 181
Radio receivers per 1000 69.04 1997 166th out of 179
Radios 680,000 2003 125th out of 221
Radios per 1000 55.49 2003 184th out of 196
Telecommunications > Telephone > Fixed telephone lines 100,537 2012 141st out of 211
Telecommunications > Telephone > Main fixed phone lines per 100 people 0.586 2012 185th out of 202
Telecommunications > Telephone > Mobile phone > Mobile-cellular telephone subscriptions 5.4 million 2012 103th out of 199
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions 5.4 million 2012 106th out of 200
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions > Per 100 people 32.42 2012 184th out of 200
Telecoms > Mobile cellular subscriptions per 1000 314.48 2012 185th out of 200
Telecoms > Telephone lines 100,537 2012 141st out of 203
Telecoms > Telephone lines per 1000 5.86 2012 185th out of 203
Telephone average cost of call to US > US$ per three minutes 8.77$ 2001 7th out of 125
Telephone mainlines per 1000 1.82 2005 140th out of 141
Telephone system > General assessment inadequate; small system of wire, radio telephone communications, and microwave radio relay links concentrated in the southwestern area of Niger 2013
Telephone system > International country code - 227; satellite earth stations - 2 Intelsat (1 Atlantic Ocean and 1 Indian Ocean) 2012
Telephones > Main lines in use 85,900 2011 143th out of 189
Telephones > Main lines in use > Per capita 1.72 per 1,000 people 2005 170th out of 171
Telephones > Main lines in use per 1000 4.25 2009 180th out of 193
Telephones > Mobile cellular 4.74 million 2011 106th out of 192
Telephones > Mobile cellular > Per capita 69.8 per 1,000 people 2007 150th out of 162
Telephones > Mobile cellular per 1000 169.84 2009 170th out of 187
Television > List of TV stations

Tele-Sahel - state-run

Dounia TV - private, Niamey

Tenere TV - private, Niamey

2013
Television broadcast stations 5 2007 9th out of 16
Television broadcast stations > Per capita 0.388 per 1 million people 2007 12th out of 16
Television receivers 125,000 1997 125th out of 184
Television receivers > Per capita 11.77 per 1,000 people 1997 149th out of 178
Television receivers per 1000 12.69 1997 148th out of 176
Televisions 125,000 2003 129th out of 214
Televisions per 1000 10.2 2003 170th 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; 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. Source tables; UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Source tables; British Broadcasting Corporation 2014; 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.; 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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