Kenya - Fixed broadband Internet subscribers

Fixed broadband subscriptions

The latest value for Fixed broadband subscriptions in Kenya was 157,878 as of 2016. Over the past 11 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 157,878 in 2016 and 3,282 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
2005 5,399
2006 17,723
2007 17,737
2008 3,282
2009 18,200
2010 6,866
2011 54,144
2012 54,348
2013 74,144
2014 101,813
2015 135,107
2016 157,878

Fixed broadband subscriptions (per 100 people)

The value for Fixed broadband subscriptions (per 100 people) in Kenya was 0.329 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 11 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 0.329 in 2016 and a minimum value of 0.008 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
2005 0.015
2006 0.048
2007 0.047
2008 0.008
2009 0.046
2010 0.017
2011 0.129
2012 0.126
2013 0.167
2014 0.224
2015 0.289
2016 0.329

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Communications