Rwanda - Fixed broadband Internet subscribers

Fixed broadband subscriptions

The latest value for Fixed broadband subscriptions in Rwanda was 21,721 as of 2016. Over the past 12 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 21,721 in 2016 and 1,120 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
2004 1,148
2005 1,180
2006 1,704
2007 2,543
2008 1,120
2009 2,214
2010 3,942
2011 8,645
2012 5,498
2013 2,781
2014 2,917
2015 21,125
2016 21,721

Fixed broadband subscriptions (per 100 people)

The value for Fixed broadband subscriptions (per 100 people) in Rwanda was 0.170 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 12 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 0.170 in 2016 and a minimum value of 0.011 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
2004 0.012
2005 0.013
2006 0.018
2007 0.026
2008 0.011
2009 0.021
2010 0.036
2011 0.078
2012 0.048
2013 0.024
2014 0.024
2015 0.170
2016 0.170

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Communications