Iran - Fixed broadband Internet subscribers

Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions

The latest value for Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions in Iran was 4,351,202.00 as of 2013. Over the past 13 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 4,351,202.00 in 2013 and 176.00 in 2000.

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
2000 176.00
2001 661.00
2002 16,171.00
2003 18,700.00
2006 100,000.00
2007 200,000.00
2008 300,000.00
2009 400,000.00
2010 962,250.00
2011 1,772,867.00
2012 3,076,154.00
2013 4,351,202.00

Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions (per 100 people)

The value for Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions (per 100 people) in Iran was 5.62 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 13 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 5.62 in 2013 and a minimum value of 0.00 in 2000.

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
2000 0.00
2001 0.00
2002 0.02
2003 0.03
2006 0.14
2007 0.28
2008 0.41
2009 0.54
2010 1.29
2011 2.35
2012 4.03
2013 5.62

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Communications