Basic facts on Radio Proglas
Radio Proglas, Barvičova 85, CZ - 602 00 Brno
Tel.: (+420) 543 217 241, 511 118 800
Fax: (+420) 543 217 245
GSM : (+420) 603 170 692
License granted by the Council: Proglas has been broadcasting since 8 December 1995. The license valid until 7 June 2015 was replaced by the Transmission License until 10 October 2025. Nationwide digital radio license until 3 December 2021.
License holder: RADIO PROGLAS s.r.o. (Ltd.) non-commercial station, without making a profit.
The company is a full member of the European Conference of Christian Radios – ECCR or CERC (www.cerc-eu.eu). Since October 2018, Pavel Mikšů, the editor-in-chief of Proglas, has been its president.
Broadcast characteristics: Family-type radio station based on Christian attitudes. The goal is also to support democracy in the country.
Transmitters: 16 FM transmitters with RDS. In DVB-T a DVB-T/T2 since 2000 for Prague and Central Bohemia, now DVB-T throughout Czechia. V DAB – since 2013 nationwide digital radio license.
Satellite distribution and broadcasting: (DVB-S2) ASTRA 3B, unencrypted, MPEG 2; 23,5° East, V-polarization; 11,973 GHz; 29,9 MSps; FEC 2/3; PID: 5020
Broadcast time and structure: We broadcast 24 hours a day. The spoken word is occupied by 45 % of broadcasts and music by 55 %.
Employees: 43 full-time jobs, 43 external employees. Volunteers 1220.
Radio management: Director: Father Ing. Martin Holík, editor-in-chief: Mgr. Pavel Mikšů.
Friends of Radio Proglas Club: 20,311 members, ie. 60,597 persons incl. family members. Another 5,000 contributing non-members, organizations.
Gifts from listeners: CZK 33,000,000 per year, ie. approx. 1,300 per donor.
Target group of listeners: The broadcast is intended for all age categories, for all people of good will, regardless religion (10 Christian churches, among others, take part in the broadcast).
Reach: number of listeners in the last 7 days 60,000 – 70,000
Ratio of program types: news and journalism 9,4 %; educational programs 8,7 %; cultural and verbal programs 7,5 %; prayers and worship 6,3 %; programs for children and youth 4,1 %. Popular music 43,5 ; classical and sacred music 14,9 %; traditional folk music 5,6 %.
Production of programs: 94 % own, then 5 hours a week TWR, 3 hours a week Radio Vaticana, we take over some news programs from Dvojka ČRo (2nd channel of Czech public radio), a total of about 5 %.
Last update: 2020 KKov