Cayman Islands - Fixed broadband Internet subscribers

Fixed broadband subscriptions

The latest value for Fixed broadband subscriptions in Cayman Islands was 24,535 as of 2016. Over the past 8 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 27,383 in 2015 and 17,530 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
2008 17,530
2009 18,295
2010 18,852
2011 18,816
2012 19,325
2013 20,335
2014 23,469
2015 27,383
2016 24,535

Fixed broadband subscriptions (per 100 people)

The value for Fixed broadband subscriptions (per 100 people) in Cayman Islands was 40.44 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 8 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 45.66 in 2015 and a minimum value of 33.13 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
2008 33.13
2009 33.71
2010 33.96
2011 33.24
2012 33.57
2013 34.80
2014 39.63
2015 45.66
2016 40.44

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Communications