St. Lucia - Telephone lines

Fixed telephone subscriptions

The value for Fixed telephone subscriptions in St. Lucia was 35,003 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 46 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 51,121 in 2002 and a minimum value of 2,100 in 1970.

Definition: Fixed telephone subscriptions refers to the sum of active number of analogue fixed telephone lines, voice-over-IP (VoIP) subscriptions, fixed wireless local loop (WLL) subscriptions, ISDN voice-channel equivalents and fixed public payphones.

Source: International Telecommunication Union, World Telecommunication/ICT Development Report and database.

See also:

Year Value
1970 2,100
1975 3,600
1976 3,700
1977 3,900
1978 4,200
1979 4,600
1980 4,800
1981 5,000
1982 4,953
1983 5,000
1984 6,658
1985 7,564
1986 8,210
1987 8,902
1988 10,918
1989 12,521
1990 17,000
1991 17,170
1992 20,293
1993 24,223
1994 25,012
1995 30,576
1996 33,783
1997 36,992
1998 40,373
1999 44,465
2000 48,900
2001 50,000
2002 51,121
2003 49,000
2004 42,000
2005 39,000
2006 39,357
2007 39,688
2008 40,940
2009 38,561
2010 37,450
2011 35,904
2012 36,842
2013 33,500
2014 32,832
2015 34,874
2016 35,003

Fixed telephone subscriptions (per 100 people)

The value for Fixed telephone subscriptions (per 100 people) in St. Lucia was 18.79 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 46 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 31.91 in 2002 and a minimum value of 2.02 in 1970.

Definition: Fixed telephone subscriptions refers to the sum of active number of analogue fixed telephone lines, voice-over-IP (VoIP) subscriptions, fixed wireless local loop (WLL) subscriptions, ISDN voice-channel equivalents and fixed public payphones.

Source: International Telecommunication Union, World Telecommunication/ICT Development Report and database.

See also:

Year Value
1970 2.02
1975 3.28
1976 3.33
1977 3.46
1978 3.67
1979 3.96
1980 4.07
1981 4.18
1982 4.09
1983 4.07
1984 5.35
1985 5.98
1986 6.38
1987 6.79
1988 8.18
1989 9.21
1990 12.30
1991 12.25
1992 14.30
1993 16.87
1994 17.22
1995 20.79
1996 22.68
1997 24.50
1998 26.38
1999 28.67
2000 31.16
2001 31.52
2002 31.91
2003 30.29
2004 25.69
2005 23.58
2006 23.47
2007 23.33
2008 23.70
2009 22.01
2010 21.11
2011 20.03
2012 20.37
2013 18.38
2014 17.88
2015 18.86
2016 18.79

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Communications