The Gambia - Fixed broadband Internet subscribers

Fixed broadband subscriptions

The latest value for Fixed broadband subscriptions in The Gambia was 2,743.00 as of 2014. Over the past 10 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 2,743.00 in 2014 and 36.00 in 2004.

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 36.00
2005 71.00
2007 269.00
2008 300.00
2009 300.00
2010 350.00
2011 437.00
2012 500.00
2013 438.00
2014 2,743.00

Fixed broadband subscriptions (per 100 people)

The value for Fixed broadband subscriptions (per 100 people) in The Gambia was 0.144 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 10 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 0.144 in 2014 and a minimum value of 0.003 in 2004.

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 0.003
2005 0.005
2007 0.018
2008 0.019
2009 0.018
2010 0.021
2011 0.025
2012 0.028
2013 0.024
2014 0.144

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Communications