São Tomé and Principe - Fixed broadband Internet subscribers

Fixed broadband subscriptions

The latest value for Fixed broadband subscriptions in São Tomé and Principe was 1,100.00 as of 2014. Over the past 8 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 1,100.00 in 2014 and 125.00 in 2006.

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
2006 125.00
2007 308.00
2008 344.00
2009 443.00
2010 585.00
2011 737.00
2012 778.00
2013 978.00
2014 1,100.00

Fixed broadband subscriptions (per 100 people)

The value for Fixed broadband subscriptions (per 100 people) in São Tomé and Principe was 0.56 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 8 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 0.56 in 2014 and a minimum value of 0.08 in 2006.

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
2006 0.08
2007 0.19
2008 0.20
2009 0.26
2010 0.33
2011 0.40
2012 0.41
2013 0.51
2014 0.56

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Communications