Austria - Fixed broadband Internet subscribers

Fixed broadband subscriptions

The latest value for Fixed broadband subscriptions in Austria was 2,359,000 as of 2014. Over the past 15 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 2,359,000 in 2014 and 50,900 in 1999.

Definition: Fixed broadband subscriptions refers to fixed subscriptions to high-speed access to the public Internet (a TCP/IP connection), at downstream speeds equal to, or greater than, 256 kbit/s. This includes cable modem, DSL, fiber-to-the-home/building, other fixed (wired)-broadband subscriptions, satellite broadband and terrestrial fixed wireless broadband. This total is measured irrespective of the method of payment. It excludes subscriptions that have access to data communications (including the Internet) via mobile-cellular networks. It should include fixed WiMAX and any other fixed wireless technologies. It includes both residential subscriptions and subscriptions for organizations.

Source: International Telecommunication Union, World Telecommunication/ICT Development Report and database.

See also:

Year Value
1999 50,900
2000 190,500
2001 320,600
2002 451,000
2003 601,000
2004 870,000
2005 1,174,000
2006 1,432,000
2007 1,622,000
2008 1,729,000
2009 1,878,524
2010 2,050,400
2011 2,097,700
2012 2,130,200
2013 2,232,500
2014 2,359,000

Fixed broadband subscriptions (per 100 people)

The value for Fixed broadband subscriptions (per 100 people) in Austria was 27.67 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 15 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 27.67 in 2014 and a minimum value of 0.64 in 1999.

Definition: Fixed broadband subscriptions refers to fixed subscriptions to high-speed access to the public Internet (a TCP/IP connection), at downstream speeds equal to, or greater than, 256 kbit/s. This includes cable modem, DSL, fiber-to-the-home/building, other fixed (wired)-broadband subscriptions, satellite broadband and terrestrial fixed wireless broadband. This total is measured irrespective of the method of payment. It excludes subscriptions that have access to data communications (including the Internet) via mobile-cellular networks. It should include fixed WiMAX and any other fixed wireless technologies. It includes both residential subscriptions and subscriptions for organizations.

Source: International Telecommunication Union, World Telecommunication/ICT Development Report and database.

See also:

Year Value
1999 0.64
2000 2.38
2001 3.98
2002 5.57
2003 7.38
2004 10.62
2005 14.25
2006 17.30
2007 19.52
2008 20.73
2009 22.44
2010 24.40
2011 24.88
2012 25.17
2013 26.28
2014 27.67

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Communications