Switzerland - Fixed broadband Internet subscribers

Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions

The latest value for Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions in Switzerland was 3,434,483.00 as of 2013. Over the past 15 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 3,434,483.00 in 2013 and 0.00 in 1998.

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
1998 0.00
1999 0.00
2000 56,416.00
2001 140,000.00
2002 455,220.00
2003 783,874.00
2004 1,227,397.00
2005 1,669,217.00
2006 2,050,184.00
2007 2,380,500.00
2008 2,556,210.00
2009 2,739,149.00
2010 2,911,504.00
2011 3,076,384.00
2012 3,210,621.00
2013 3,434,483.00

Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions (per 100 people)

The value for Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions (per 100 people) in Switzerland was 42.52 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 15 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 42.52 in 2013 and a minimum value of 0.00 in 1998.

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
1998 0.00
1999 0.00
2000 0.79
2001 1.94
2002 6.29
2003 10.75
2004 16.71
2005 22.53
2006 27.40
2007 31.47
2008 33.40
2009 35.38
2010 37.18
2011 38.87
2012 40.15
2013 42.52

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Communications