Ecuador - Fixed broadband Internet subscribers

Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions

The latest value for Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions in Ecuador was 1,002,871 as of 2013. Over the past 12 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 1,002,871 in 2013 and 2,623 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.

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Year Value
2001 2,623
2002 6,499
2003 6,916
2004 11,620
2005 26,786
2006 46,000
2007 100,000
2008 155,998
2009 241,233
2010 197,890
2011 618,920
2012 822,871
2013 1,002,871

Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions (per 100 people)

The value for Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions (per 100 people) in Ecuador was 6.37 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 12 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 6.37 in 2013 and a minimum value of 0.02 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 0.02
2002 0.05
2003 0.05
2004 0.09
2005 0.19
2006 0.33
2007 0.70
2008 1.07
2009 1.63
2010 1.32
2011 4.06
2012 5.31
2013 6.37

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Communications