Ireland - Fixed broadband Internet subscribers

Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions

The latest value for Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions in Ireland was 1,121,551.00 as of 2013. Over the past 15 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 1,121,551.00 in 2013 and 0.00 in 1998.

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
1998 0.00
1999 0.00
2000 0.00
2001 0.00
2002 10,600.00
2003 41,800.00
2004 152,100.00
2005 322,500.00
2006 561,700.00
2007 636,236.00
2008 769,667.00
2009 870,562.00
2010 941,405.00
2011 993,667.00
2012 1,039,624.00
2013 1,121,551.00

Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions (per 100 people)

The value for Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions (per 100 people) in Ireland was 24.24 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 15 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 24.24 in 2013 and a minimum value of 0.00 in 1998.

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
1998 0.00
1999 0.00
2000 0.00
2001 0.00
2002 0.27
2003 1.04
2004 3.72
2005 7.76
2006 13.29
2007 14.83
2008 17.69
2009 19.74
2010 21.07
2011 21.97
2012 22.72
2013 24.24

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Communications