Kenya - Fixed broadband Internet subscribers

Fixed broadband subscriptions

The latest value for Fixed broadband subscriptions in Kenya was 84,631 as of 2014. Over the past 9 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 84,631 in 2014 and 3,282 in 2008.

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:

Year Value
2005 5,399
2006 17,723
2007 17,737
2008 3,282
2009 18,200
2010 6,866
2011 54,144
2012 54,348
2013 74,144
2014 84,631

Fixed broadband subscriptions (per 100 people)

The value for Fixed broadband subscriptions (per 100 people) in Kenya was 0.19 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 9 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 0.19 in 2014 and a minimum value of 0.01 in 2008.

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:

Year Value
2005 0.02
2006 0.05
2007 0.05
2008 0.01
2009 0.05
2010 0.02
2011 0.13
2012 0.13
2013 0.17
2014 0.19

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Communications