Panama - Fixed broadband Internet subscribers

Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions

The latest value for Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions in Panama was 297,827 as of 2013. Over the past 12 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 297,827 in 2013 and 7,771 in 2001.

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
2001 7,771
2002 12,235
2003 15,039
2004 16,746
2005 17,567
2006 112,738
2007 150,283
2008 196,190
2009 234,381
2010 258,292
2011 282,843
2012 294,739
2013 297,827

Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions (per 100 people)

The value for Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions (per 100 people) in Panama was 7.71 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 12 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 7.75 in 2012 and a minimum value of 0.25 in 2001.

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
2001 0.25
2002 0.38
2003 0.46
2004 0.51
2005 0.52
2006 3.29
2007 4.30
2008 5.52
2009 6.48
2010 7.02
2011 7.56
2012 7.75
2013 7.71

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Communications