Panama - Fixed broadband Internet subscribers

Fixed broadband subscriptions

The latest value for Fixed broadband subscriptions in Panama was 310,065 as of 2014. Over the past 13 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 310,065 in 2014 and 7,771 in 2001.

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.

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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 307,266
2014 310,065

Fixed broadband subscriptions (per 100 people)

The value for Fixed broadband subscriptions (per 100 people) in Panama was 7.90 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 13 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 7.95 in 2013 and a minimum value of 0.25 in 2001.

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
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 7.95
2014 7.90

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Communications