St. Lucia - Fixed broadband Internet subscribers

Fixed broadband subscriptions

The latest value for Fixed broadband subscriptions in St. Lucia was 29,674 as of 2016. Over the past 13 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 29,674 in 2016 and 1,400 in 2003.

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
2003 1,400
2004 3,800
2005 7,000
2006 7,176
2007 11,078
2008 15,527
2009 18,586
2010 20,491
2011 21,340
2012 24,573
2013 24,704
2014 28,179
2015 28,426
2016 29,674

Fixed broadband subscriptions (per 100 people)

The value for Fixed broadband subscriptions (per 100 people) in St. Lucia was 15.93 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 13 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 15.93 in 2016 and a minimum value of 0.87 in 2003.

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
2003 0.87
2004 2.32
2005 4.23
2006 4.28
2007 6.51
2008 8.99
2009 10.61
2010 11.55
2011 11.90
2012 13.59
2013 13.55
2014 15.35
2015 15.37
2016 15.93

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Communications