Costa Rica - Fixed broadband Internet subscribers

Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions

The latest value for Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions in Costa Rica was 474,433.00 as of 2013. Over the past 12 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 474,433.00 in 2013 and 0.00 in 2001.

Definition: Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions refers to 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 and other fixed (wired)-broadband subscriptions. 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 excludes technologies listed under the wireless broadband category.

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

See also:

Year Value
2001 0.00
2002 8,989.00
2003 14,878.00
2004 27,931.00
2005 44,914.00
2006 83,206.00
2007 95,000.00
2008 107,410.00
2009 179,781.00
2010 396,262.00
2011 414,384.00
2012 439,043.00
2013 474,433.00

Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions (per 100 people)

The value for Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions (per 100 people) in Costa Rica was 9.74 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 12 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 9.74 in 2013 and a minimum value of 0.00 in 2001.

Definition: Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions refers to 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 and other fixed (wired)-broadband subscriptions. 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 excludes technologies listed under the wireless broadband category.

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

See also:

Year Value
2001 0.00
2002 0.22
2003 0.36
2004 0.66
2005 1.04
2006 1.89
2007 2.13
2008 2.37
2009 3.91
2010 8.49
2011 8.75
2012 9.14
2013 9.74

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Communications