Rwanda - Fixed broadband Internet subscribers

Fixed broadband subscriptions

The latest value for Fixed broadband subscriptions in Rwanda was 2,917 as of 2014. Over the past 10 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 8,645 in 2011 and 1,120 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.

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Year Value
2004 1,148
2005 1,180
2006 1,704
2007 2,543
2008 1,120
2009 2,214
2010 3,942
2011 8,645
2012 5,498
2013 2,781
2014 2,917

Fixed broadband subscriptions (per 100 people)

The value for Fixed broadband subscriptions (per 100 people) in Rwanda was 0.02 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 10 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 0.08 in 2011 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
2004 0.01
2005 0.01
2006 0.02
2007 0.03
2008 0.01
2009 0.02
2010 0.04
2011 0.08
2012 0.05
2013 0.02
2014 0.02

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Communications