Fixed broadband subscriptions - Country Ranking

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: Thematic map, Time series comparison

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Rank Country Value Year
1 China 322,597,000.00 2016
2 United States 106,072,000.00 2016
3 Japan 39,842,060.00 2016
4 Germany 31,377,180.00 2016
5 France 27,664,000.00 2016
6 Russia 27,589,480.00 2016
7 Brazil 26,626,860.00 2016
8 United Kingdom 25,153,200.00 2016
9 Korea 20,555,680.00 2016
10 India 18,733,450.00 2016
11 Mexico 16,049,650.00 2016
12 Italy 15,563,280.00 2016
13 Spain 13,941,140.00 2016
14 Canada 13,500,000.00 2016
15 Turkey 10,499,690.00 2016
16 Vietnam 9,335,186.00 2016
17 Iran 9,318,943.00 2016
18 Australia 7,374,000.00 2016
19 Poland 7,346,000.00 2016
20 Thailand 7,219,000.00 2016
21 Argentina 7,199,053.00 2016
22 Netherlands 7,119,110.00 2016
23 Bangladesh 6,112,656.00 2016
24 Colombia 5,912,968.00 2016
25 Philippines 5,649,411.00 2016
26 Ukraine 5,125,499.00 2016
27 Indonesia 4,897,860.00 2016
28 Egypt 4,469,164.00 2016
29 Romania 4,448,950.00 2016
30 Belgium 4,265,026.00 2016
31 Switzerland 3,850,000.00 2016
32 Greece 3,615,029.00 2016
33 Sweden 3,540,948.00 2016
34 Portugal 3,375,595.00 2016
35 Saudi Arabia 3,287,663.00 2016
36 Belarus 3,067,529.00 2016
37 Czech Republic 2,989,559.00 2016
38 Chile 2,887,000.00 2016
39 Algeria 2,858,906.00 2016
40 Hungary 2,814,524.00 2016
41 Uzbekistan 2,746,360.00 2016
42 Malaysia 2,718,800.00 2016
43 Venezuela 2,612,148.00 2016
44 Hong Kong SAR, China 2,611,682.00 2016
45 Austria 2,523,300.00 2016
46 Denmark 2,430,002.00 2016
47 Kazakhstan 2,316,300.00 2016
48 Israel 2,258,000.00 2016
49 Peru 2,120,762.00 2016
50 Norway 2,097,544.00 2016
51 Azerbaijan 1,803,662.00 2016
52 Finland 1,710,000.00 2016
53 Pakistan 1,642,805.00 2016
54 Bulgaria 1,640,921.00 2016
55 Ecuador 1,603,738.00 2016
56 South Africa 1,529,725.00 2016
57 New Zealand 1,503,600.00 2016
58 Singapore 1,454,800.00 2016
59 Serbia 1,428,586.00 2016
60 Ireland 1,360,309.00 2016
61 Slovak Republic 1,336,541.00 2016
62 Lebanon 1,300,000.00 2016
63 United Arab Emirates 1,297,585.00 2016
64 Morocco 1,255,428.00 2016
65 Croatia 1,043,795.00 2016
66 Uruguay 921,772.00 2016
67 Syrian Arab Republic 913,684.00 2016
68 Sri Lanka 892,184.00 2016
69 Lithuania 857,761.00 2016
70 Dominican Republic 697,479.00 2016
71 Puerto Rico 686,851.00 2016
72 Georgia 677,618.00 2016
73 Bosnia and Herzegovina 662,468.00 2016
74 Tunisia 641,113.00 2016
75 Slovenia 588,329.00 2016
76 Costa Rica 587,000.00 2016
77 Ethiopia 559,000.00 2016
78 Moldova 557,403.00 2016
79 Latvia 518,007.00 2016
80 Guatemala 506,000.00 2016
81 Jordan 456,610.00 2016
82 Yemen 430,400.00 2016
83 Estonia 396,595.00 2016
84 El Salvador 388,512.00 2016
85 Panama 386,693.00 2016
86 Macedonia 377,123.00 2016
87 Armenia 303,000.00 2016
88 Bolivia 287,589.00 2016
89 Jamaica 286,068.00 2016
90 Cyprus 278,483.00 2016
91 Oman 266,983.00 2016
92 Albania 263,874.00 2016
93 Qatar 260,002.00 2016
94 Trinidad and Tobago 255,427.00 2016
95 Paraguay 239,499.00 2016
96 Kyrgyz Republic 236,219.00 2016
97 Bahrain 232,210.00 2016
98 Mongolia 226,147.00 2016
99 Nepal 224,184.00 2016
100 Honduras 220,055.00 2016
101 Mauritius 212,600.00 2016
102 Luxembourg 202,000.00 2016
103 Macao SAR, China 177,959.00 2016
104 Nicaragua 177,024.00 2016
105 Malta 171,293.00 2016
106 Zimbabwe 170,838.00 2016
107 Libya 168,920.00 2016
108 Kenya 157,878.00 2016
109 Tanzania 137,000.00 2016
110 Côte d'Ivoire 136,380.00 2016
111 Iceland 128,023.00 2016
112 Angola 123,135.00 2016
113 Montenegro 114,848.00 2016
114 Uganda 108,259.00 2016
115 Kuwait 101,390.00 2016
116 Senegal 98,353.00 2016
117 Cambodia 96,706.00 2016
118 Somalia 92,000.00 2016
119 Benin 90,960.00 2016
120 Barbados 86,887.00 2016
121 Ghana 86,596.00 2016
122 The Bahamas 86,268.00 2016
123 Suriname 71,217.00 2016
124 Guyana 62,000.00 2016
125 Botswana 59,057.00 2016
126 New Caledonia 55,371.00 2015
127 Namibia 53,381.00 2016
128 Cameroon 45,974.00 2016
129 Togo 44,613.00 2016
130 Mozambique 40,263.00 2016
131 Brunei 36,116.00 2016
132 Andorra 32,490.00 2016
133 Zambia 31,784.00 2016
134 Bhutan 31,000.00 2016
135 Myanmar 30,240.00 2016
136 St. Lucia 29,674.00 2016
137 Nigeria 28,090.00 2016
138 Djibouti 27,000.00 2016
139 Sudan 25,982.00 2016
140 Cayman Islands 24,535.00 2016
141 Lao PDR 24,426.00 2016
142 Belize 22,000.00 2016
143 St. Vincent and the Grenadines 21,865.00 2016
144 Rwanda 21,721.00 2016
145 Grenada 20,821.00 2016
146 Monaco 18,614.00 2016
147 Papua New Guinea 17,000.00 2016
148 St. Kitts and Nevis 16,400.00 2016
149 Liechtenstein 16,000.00 2016
150 Cabo Verde 15,541.00 2016
151 Dominica 15,487.00 2016
152 Cuba 14,428.00 2016
153 Madagascar 14,247.00 2016
154 Seychelles 14,035.00 2016
155 Niger 13,600.00 2016
156 Gabon 13,115.00 2016
157 Fiji 12,332.00 2016
158 San Marino 12,000.00 2016
159 Mauritania 10,641.00 2016
160 Chad 10,470.00 2016
161 Greenland 10,000.00 2015
162 Antigua and Barbuda 9,261.00 2016
163 Afghanistan 8,801.00 2016
164 Malawi 8,692.00 2016
165 Burkina Faso 8,650.00 2016
166 Liberia 8,000.00 2016
167 Swaziland 7,000.00 2016
168 Tajikistan 6,000.00 2016
169 Mali 5,807.00 2016
170 Vanuatu 4,381.00 2016
171 Equatorial Guinea 4,000.00 2016
171 Turkmenistan 4,000.00 2016
173 Burundi 3,945.00 2016
174 The Gambia 3,750.00 2016
175 Iraq 3,117.00 2010
176 Tonga 3,000.00 2016
177 Comoros 2,838.00 2016
178 Samoa 2,392.00 2016
179 Lesotho 2,230.00 2016
180 São Tomé and Principe 1,425.00 2016
181 Haiti 1,348.00 2016
182 Solomon Islands 1,272.00 2016
183 Palau 1,224.00 2015
184 Guinea 1,100.00 2016
185 Timor-Leste 1,028.00 2016
186 Tuvalu 1,000.00 2016
186 Central African Republic 1,000.00 2016
186 Dem. Rep. Congo 1,000.00 2016
189 Nauru 950.00 2010
190 Guinea-Bissau 721.00 2016
191 Eritrea 600.00 2016
192 Congo 500.00 2014
193 Kiribati 80.00 2016

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Aggregation method: Sum

Periodicity: Annual

General Comments: Please cite the International Telecommunication Union for third-party use of these data.