Investment in telecoms with private participation (current US$)
Definition: Investment in telecoms with private participation is the value of telecom projects that have reached financial closure and directly or indirectly serve the public, including operation and management contracts with major capital expenditure, greenfield projects (in which a private entity or public-private joint venture builds and operates a new facility), and divestitures. Movable assets and small projects are excluded.
Description: The map below shows how Investment in telecoms with private participation (current US$) varies by country. The shade of the country corresponds to the magnitude of the indicator. The darker the shade, the higher the value. The country with the highest value in the world is India, with a value of 20,335,300,000.00. The country with the lowest value in the world is Tonga, with a value of 0.00.
Source: World Bank, Private Participation in Infrastructure Project Database (http://ppi.worldbank.org).