Dominican Republic - Fixed broadband Internet subscribers

Fixed broadband subscriptions

The latest value for Fixed broadband subscriptions in Dominican Republic was 599,996 as of 2014. Over the past 11 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 599,996 in 2014 and 15,000 in 2003.

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
2003 15,000
2004 37,257
2005 60,674
2006 102,880
2007 173,752
2008 239,118
2009 315,593
2010 390,505
2011 423,919
2012 483,625
2013 526,705
2014 599,996

Fixed broadband subscriptions (per 100 people)

The value for Fixed broadband subscriptions (per 100 people) in Dominican Republic was 5.70 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 11 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 5.70 in 2014 and a minimum value of 0.17 in 2003.

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
2003 0.17
2004 0.40
2005 0.65
2006 1.09
2007 1.81
2008 2.45
2009 3.19
2010 3.90
2011 4.18
2012 4.71
2013 5.06
2014 5.70

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Communications