Fixed broadband subscriptions - Country Ranking

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: Thematic map, Time series comparison

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Rank Country Value Year
1 China 200,483,000.00 2014
2 United States 100,192,000.00 2014
3 Japan 37,224,660.00 2014
4 Germany 29,572,820.00 2014
5 France 25,969,000.00 2014
6 Russia 24,950,550.00 2014
7 United Kingdom 23,729,800.00 2014
8 Brazil 23,588,920.00 2014
9 Philippines 23,241,750.00 2014
10 Korea 19,198,930.00 2014
11 India 15,750,000.00 2014
12 Italy 14,373,840.00 2014
13 Mexico 12,973,460.00 2014
14 Spain 12,834,060.00 2014
15 Canada 12,568,000.00 2014
16 Turkey 8,866,361.00 2014
17 Iran 7,425,807.00 2014
18 Poland 7,233,854.00 2014
19 Saudi Arabia 6,867,696.00 2014
20 Netherlands 6,851,000.00 2014
21 Australia 6,536,000.00 2014
22 Argentina 6,510,048.00 2014
23 Vietnam 6,000,527.00 2014
24 Thailand 5,693,000.00 2014
25 Colombia 5,026,443.00 2014
26 Belgium 4,011,201.00 2014
27 Romania 4,008,000.00 2014
28 Ukraine 3,945,575.00 2014
29 Switzerland 3,464,900.00 2014
30 Sweden 3,281,408.00 2014
31 Greece 3,156,071.00 2014
32 Bangladesh 3,093,171.00 2014
33 Egypt 3,067,878.00 2014
34 Malaysia 3,061,000.00 2014
35 Indonesia 3,009,185.00 2014
36 Czech Republic 2,994,818.00 2014
37 Portugal 2,723,502.00 2014
38 Hungary 2,716,392.00 2014
39 Belarus 2,684,347.00 2014
40 Chile 2,503,072.00 2014
41 Venezuela 2,400,082.00 2014
42 Austria 2,359,000.00 2014
43 Denmark 2,331,910.00 2014
44 Hong Kong SAR, China 2,281,275.00 2014
45 Kazakhstan 2,148,000.00 2014
46 Israel 2,131,000.00 2014
47 Pakistan 2,008,684.00 2014
48 Norway 1,977,111.00 2014
49 Azerbaijan 1,898,070.00 2014
50 Peru 1,767,057.00 2014
51 Finland 1,758,500.00 2014
52 South Africa 1,706,313.00 2014
53 Algeria 1,599,692.00 2014
54 Bulgaria 1,480,889.00 2014
55 Singapore 1,474,000.00 2014
56 New Zealand 1,410,000.00 2014
57 Ecuador 1,319,627.00 2014
58 Ireland 1,258,758.00 2014
59 Slovak Republic 1,191,216.00 2014
60 Serbia 1,191,078.00 2014
61 Lebanon 1,132,139.00 2014
62 United Arab Emirates 1,091,763.00 2014
63 Morocco 993,451.00 2014
64 Croatia 984,485.00 2014
65 Uruguay 840,261.00 2014
66 Lithuania 801,863.00 2014
67 Puerto Rico 610,334.00 2014
68 Dominican Republic 599,996.00 2014
69 Sri Lanka 567,601.00 2014
70 Slovenia 551,087.00 2014
71 Uzbekistan 547,264.00 2014
72 Bosnia and Herzegovina 542,405.00 2014
73 Georgia 525,355.00 2014
74 Costa Rica 519,542.00 2014
75 Moldova 509,195.00 2014
76 Latvia 505,000.00 2014
77 Syrian Arab Republic 501,194.00 2014
78 Tunisia 498,515.00 2014
79 Ethiopia 471,285.00 2014
80 Guatemala 433,734.00 2014
81 Estonia 371,009.00 2014
82 Macedonia 354,094.00 2014
83 Jordan 351,783.00 2014
84 Yemen 340,000.00 2014
85 El Salvador 318,915.00 2014
86 Panama 310,065.00 2014
87 Bahrain 287,572.00 2014
88 Armenia 272,885.00 2014
89 Nepal 250,602.00 2014
90 Cyprus 243,611.00 2014
91 Trinidad and Tobago 236,123.00 2014
92 Kyrgyz Republic 233,903.00 2014
93 Qatar 224,633.00 2014
94 Albania 209,400.00 2014
95 Mongolia 197,247.00 2014
96 Luxembourg 186,800.00 2014
97 Mauritius 182,000.00 2014
98 Oman 177,063.00 2014
99 Bolivia 172,783.00 2014
100 Paraguay 168,344.00 2014
101 Macao SAR, China 161,498.00 2014
102 Nicaragua 152,816.00 2014
103 Zimbabwe 152,234.00 2014
104 Malta 151,557.00 2014
105 Jamaica 151,554.00 2014
106 Myanmar 143,600.00 2014
107 Côte d'Ivoire 126,857.00 2014
108 Iceland 119,647.00 2014
109 Honduras 114,483.00 2014
110 Uganda 113,400.00 2014
111 Montenegro 103,863.00 2014
112 Senegal 103,362.00 2014
113 Angola 91,379.00 2014
114 Kenya 84,631.00 2014
115 Tanzania 84,600.00 2014
116 Barbados 77,730.00 2014
117 The Bahamas 77,168.00 2014
118 Ghana 70,170.00 2014
119 Somalia 70,000.00 2014
120 Cambodia 66,111.00 2014
121 Libya 62,800.00 2014
122 New Caledonia 58,300.00 2014
123 Kuwait 48,000.00 2014
124 Suriname 46,400.00 2014
125 Guyana 45,225.00 2014
126 Benin 42,469.00 2014
127 Namibia 41,212.00 2014
128 Botswana 33,290.00 2014
129 Brunei 30,259.00 2014
130 Andorra 28,770.00 2014
131 St. Lucia 28,269.00 2014
132 Bhutan 24,979.00 2014
133 Madagascar 24,835.00 2014
134 Cayman Islands 23,469.00 2014
135 Zambia 21,273.00 2014
136 Sudan 20,661.00 2014
137 Djibouti 20,102.00 2014
138 Mozambique 20,087.00 2014
139 Grenada 19,440.00 2014
140 Monaco 17,800.00 2014
141 Cabo Verde 17,340.00 2014
142 St. Vincent and the Grenadines 16,317.00 2014
143 Cameroon 16,248.00 2014
144 Nigeria 15,740.00 2014
145 Liechtenstein 15,610.00 2014
146 St. Kitts and Nevis 14,000.00 2014
147 Papua New Guinea 13,200.00 2014
148 Togo 12,610.00 2014
149 Fiji 12,427.00 2014
150 Seychelles 11,827.00 2014
151 San Marino 11,700.00 2014
152 Dominica 11,400.00 2014
153 Lao PDR 11,287.00 2014
154 Gabon 10,800.00 2014
155 Antigua and Barbuda 10,754.00 2014
156 Greenland 10,400.00 2014
157 Chad 10,131.00 2014
158 Belize 9,900.00 2014
159 Niger 9,200.00 2014
160 Malawi 8,561.00 2014
161 Mauritania 8,000.00 2014
162 Cuba 7,793.00 2014
163 Tajikistan 6,100.00 2014
164 Liberia 6,000.00 2014
165 Burkina Faso 5,381.00 2014
166 Swaziland 5,100.00 2014
167 Vanuatu 4,569.00 2014
168 Equatorial Guinea 3,881.00 2014
169 Iraq 3,117.00 2010
170 Mali 2,990.00 2014
171 Rwanda 2,917.00 2014
172 The Gambia 2,743.00 2014
173 Turkmenistan 2,300.00 2014
174 Samoa 2,021.00 2014
175 Palau 1,974.00 2014
176 Tonga 1,800.00 2014
177 Burundi 1,700.00 2014
178 Comoros 1,583.00 2014
179 Lesotho 1,502.00 2014
180 Afghanistan 1,500.00 2014
181 Guinea-Bissau 1,395.00 2014
182 Solomon Islands 1,335.00 2014
183 Kiribati 1,200.00 2014
184 São Tomé and Principe 1,100.00 2014
185 Timor-Leste 1,028.00 2014
186 Guinea 900.00 2014
186 Tuvalu 900.00 2014
188 Central African Republic 605.00 2012
189 Dem. Rep. Congo 500.00 2014
189 Congo 500.00 2014
191 Eritrea 200.00 2014
192 Haiti 0.00 2014

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Aggregation method: Sum

Periodicity: Annual

General Comments: Please cite the International Telecommunication Union for third-party use of these data.