Number of Fixed Broadband Subscriptions

This key economic indicator for the Broadband sector has been recently updated.

  1. In 2018, Number of Fixed Broadband Subscriptions in the US was up 5.4% compared to the previous year.
  2. Since 2013 China Number of Fixed Broadband Subscriptions increased 16.6% year on year at 407,382,000 Subscriptions.
  3. In 2018 Russia was ranked number 5 in Number of Fixed Broadband Subscriptions.
  4. In 2018 Lebanon was number 173 in Number of Fixed Broadband Subscriptions totalising 9,395 Subscriptions, jumping from 204 in 2017.

Top Countries in Number of Fixed Broadband Subscriptions

# 204 Countries Units (Subscriptions) Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1
China
407,382,000 2018 +3.4 % +16.6 % View data
2
United States
116,467,000 2018 +5.4 % +3.9 % View data
3
Japan
40,910,708 2018 +0.9 % +2.1 % View data
4
Germany
34,152,000 2018 +2.8 % +3.6 % View data
5
Russia
32,344,264 2018 +4.0 % +6.4 % View data
6
Brazil
31,177,903 2018 +7.8 % +7.9 % View data
7
France
29,097,000 2018 +2.4 % +3.1 % View data
8
United Kingdom
26,586,110 2018 +2.0 % +2.9 % View data
9
South Korea
21,285,858 2018 +0.4 % +2.6 % View data
10
Mexico
18,478,088 2018 +7.7 % +7.7 % View data
11
India
18,170,000 2018 +1.8 % +4.0 % View data
12
Italy
16,993,703 2018 +2.5 % +3.9 % View data
13
Spain
14,956,581 2018 +2.0 % +4.1 % View data
14
Canada
14,299,293 2018 +2.7 % +3.4 % View data
15
Turkey
13,407,226 2018 +12.4 % +8.6 % View data
16
Vietnam
12,994,451 2018 +15.3 % +20.3 % View data
17
Bangladesh
10,221,069 2018 +40.0 % +46.3 % View data
18
Iran
9,806,123 2018 +0.2 % +13.7 % View data
19
Thailand
9,189,000 2018 +11.9 % +12.1 % View data
20
Indonesia
8,781,060 2018 +41.3 % +22.0 % View data
21
Argentina
8,473,655 2018 +8.0 % +6.3 % View data
22
Australia
8,396,000 2018 +6.0 % +7.0 % View data
23
Netherlands
7,350,000 2018 +1.9 % +1.6 % View data
24
Poland
7,150,494 2018 -6.3 % +0.3 % View data
25
Saudi Arabia
6,821,873 2018 +2.5 % NA View data
26
Colombia
6,678,543 2018 +5.5 % +8.0 % View data
27
Egypt
6,579,762 2018 +25.7 % +19.7 % View data
28
Ukraine
5,405,125 2018 +3.2 % +6.2 % View data
29
Romania
5,083,000 2018 +6.4 % +6.0 % View data
30
Belgium
4,502,950 2018 +2.8 % +3.3 % View data
31
Iraq
4,492,328 2018 +4.7 % NA View data
32
Uzbekistan
4,123,508 2018 +24.2 % +68.2 % View data
33
Greece
3,961,864 2018 +4.9 % +6.3 % View data
34
Switzerland
3,950,000 2018 +0.9 % +2.8 % View data
35
Sweden
3,902,386 2018 +0.9 % +4.4 % View data
36
Portugal
3,784,648 2018 +5.9 % +8.1 % View data
37
Philippines
3,505,971 2018 +3.1 % +6.4 % View data
38
Chile
3,252,603 2018 +6.1 % +7.2 % View data
39
Belarus
3,201,519 2018 +1.2 % +2.8 % View data
40
Czech Republic
3,193,782 2018 +1.5 % +2.3 % View data
41
Hungary
3,079,549 2018 +4.2 % +3.5 % View data
42
Algeria
3,063,835 2018 -4.6 % +19.1 % View data
43
United Arab Emirates
3,024,565 2018 +9.5 % +23.8 % View data
44
Malaysia
2,696,000 2018 +0.3 % -1.7 % View data
45
Hong Kong
2,688,949 2018 +1.2 % +3.8 % View data
46
Denmark
2,534,348 2018 +0.9 % +2.2 % View data
47
Venezuela
2,522,213 2018 -3.3 % +2.5 % View data
48
Austria
2,521,000 2018 +0.4 % +2.5 % View data
49
Kazakhstan
2,462,900 2018 -4.4 % +4.7 % View data
50
Israel
2,410,000 2018 +2.9 % +3.8 % View data
51
Peru
2,405,461 2018 +4.1 % +8.3 % View data
52
Norway
2,206,517 2018 +1.9 % +2.9 % View data
53
Ecuador
1,954,337 2018 +16.1 % +13.1 % View data
54
Bulgaria
1,876,225 2018 +4.4 % +5.7 % View data
55
Pakistan
1,811,365 2018 -1.0 % +2.2 % View data
56
Azerbaijan
1,810,474 2018 +0.3 % +1.1 % View data
57
Finland
1,737,000 2018 +1.6 % +0.2 % View data
58
New Zealand
1,647,000 2018 +4.0 % +4.6 % View data
59
Morocco
1,552,599 2018 +12.6 % +13.0 % View data
60
Serbia
1,535,000 2018 +3.7 % +5.5 % View data
61
Sri Lanka
1,530,720 2018 +25.4 % +29.3 % View data
62
Slovakia
1,507,998 2018 +7.3 % +6.3 % View data
63
Singapore
1,490,000 2018 +1.0 % -0.1 % View data
64
Ireland
1,430,160 2018 +2.2 % +3.8 % View data
65
South Africa
1,386,841 2018 +23.5 % -3.0 % View data
66
Syria
1,329,158 2018 -6.6 % +30.9 % View data
67
Croatia
1,120,360 2018 +2.2 % +3.3 % View data
68
Tunisia
1,014,395 2018 +26.5 % +14.3 % View data
69
Uruguay
977,390 2018 +2.5 % +5.8 % View data
70
Tanzania
861,234 2018 +12.8 % +72.5 % View data
71
Georgia
840,603 2018 +9.0 % +10.2 % View data
72
Costa Rica
831,052 2018 +11.7 % +11.4 % View data
73
Dominican Republic
794,788 2018 +1.1 % +8.6 % View data
74
Nepal
791,961 2018 +57.4 % +20.5 % View data
75
Lithuania
788,743 2018 -1.3 % -1.2 % View data
76
Bosnia and Herzegovina
693,554 2018 +4.5 % +6.1 % View data
77
Moldova
623,135 2018 +6.6 % +5.8 % View data
78
Slovenia
612,737 2018 +1.8 % +3.1 % View data
79
Puerto Rico
609,027 2018 -7.7 % +0.3 % View data
80
Guatemala
559,595 2018 +5.4 % +9.7 % View data
81
Latvia
526,002 2018 -0.0 % +1.2 % View data
82
Bolivia
504,097 2018 +32.7 % +26.8 % View data
83
Yemen
495,187 2018 +5.6 % +14.0 % View data
84
El Salvador
492,265 2018 +9.1 % +11.6 % View data
85
Panama
452,688 2018 +2.6 % +8.1 % View data
86
Estonia
441,173 2018 +9.0 % +4.1 % View data
87
Oman
422,055 2018 +21.0 % +22.3 % View data
88
Macedonia
415,265 2018 +4.8 % +4.2 % View data
89
Jordan
391,791 2018 +17.4 % +3.6 % View data
90
Palestine
379,457 2018 +5.0 % +12.2 % View data
91
Kenya
371,498 2018 +28.9 % +38.0 % View data
92
Albania
360,761 2018 +18.8 % +14.6 % View data
93
Honduras
354,989 2018 +49.0 % +38.8 % View data
94
Armenia
347,448 2018 +10.2 % +7.4 % View data
95
Trinidad and Tobago
339,130 2018 +3.8 % +9.8 % View data
96
Paraguay
320,700 2018 +15.3 % +15.4 % View data
97
Cyprus
313,462 2018 +6.0 % +6.5 % View data
98
Mongolia
306,150 2018 +7.4 % +17.0 % View data
99
Libya
286,754 2018 -9.8 % +34.7 % View data
100
Jamaica
284,756 2018 +19.1 % +15.1 % View data
101
Mauritius
274,200 2018 +11.5 % +11.0 % View data
102
Qatar
267,906 2018 +4.4 % +4.5 % View data
103
Kyrgyzstan
240,192 2018 -6.9 % +12.0 % View data
104
Ethiopia
225,160 2018 +257.7 % -1.1 % View data
105
Luxembourg
224,300 2018 +4.5 % +4.9 % View data
106
Zimbabwe
203,056 2018 +8.4 % +14.3 % View data
107
Kuwait
196,757 2018 +20.7 % +33.2 % View data
108
Nicaragua
192,413 2018 -8.4 % +7.9 % View data
109
Malta
191,833 2018 +5.8 % +6.0 % View data
110
Bahrain
181,609 2018 -15.0 % -9.6 % View data
111
Ivory Coast
175,918 2018 +23.2 % +25.6 % View data
112
Cambodia
166,200 2018 +24.4 % +38.5 % View data
113
Montenegro
159,029 2018 +15.7 % +10.7 % View data
114
Iceland
136,556 2018 +2.2 % +3.1 % View data
115
Senegal
129,820 2018 +16.1 % +4.0 % View data
116
Mali
120,948 2018 +198.5 % +110.8 % View data
117
Myanmar
120,733 2018 +8.2 % NA View data
118
Angola
109,561 2018 +13.0 % +37.5 % View data
119
Somalia
100,906 2018 +3.0 % +11.0 % View data
120
Cuba
98,838 2018 +194.7 % +79.1 % View data
121
Barbados
97,792 2018 +9.5 % +7.6 % View data
122
Bahamas
87,067 2018 +0.2 % +3.7 % View data
123
Nigeria
73,965 2018 -33.3 % +37.5 % View data
124
Suriname
73,176 2018 +2.8 % +14.6 % View data
125
Mozambique
69,980 2018 +13.5 % +19.4 % View data
126
Guyana
67,621 2018 +4.2 % +12.9 % View data
127
New Caledonia
65,670 2018 +4.5 % +4.2 % View data
128
Namibia
61,968 2018 -5.8 % +11.6 % View data
129
French Polynesia
60,426 2018 +4.8 % +6.1 % View data
130
Ghana
58,808 2018 +3.5 % -3.1 % View data
131
Maldives
53,470 2018 +46.4 % +21.3 % View data
132
Brunei
51,174 2018 +24.2 % +13.2 % View data
133
Laos
45,379 2018 +66.7 % +38.1 % View data
134
Zambia
43,365 2018 +20.8 % +26.4 % View data
135
Botswana
40,044 2018 +23.5 % +13.2 % View data
136
Andorra
35,663 2018 +4.0 % +5.2 % View data
137
Saint Lucia
32,265 2018 +1.5 % +5.5 % View data
138
Sudan
31,218 2018 +0.4 % +4.0 % View data
139
Haiti
31,100 2018 +4.0 % NA View data
140
Cayman Islands
30,554 2018 -2.2 % +8.5 % View data
141
Gabon
29,099 2018 +94.4 % +26.7 % View data
142
Saint Vincent and Grenadines
28,005 2018 +45.3 % +13.9 % View data
143
Madagascar
27,211 2018 +8.6 % -6.5 % View data
144
Benin
27,034 2018 -5.5 % -8.6 % View data
145
Togo
26,156 2018 -48.3 % +30.5 % View data
146
Djibouti
25,508 2018 +4.6 % +7.6 % View data
147
Belize
24,658 2018 +29.7 % +20.0 % View data
148
Grenada
23,117 2018 +4.0 % +5.1 % View data
149
Bermuda
21,685 2018 -4.9 % -11.6 % View data
150
Monaco
19,822 2018 +2.9 % +3.3 % View data
151
Seychelles
19,696 2018 +29.4 % +9.7 % View data
152
Aruba
19,000 2015 -1.0 % -0.2 % View data
153
Papua New Guinea
18,832 2018 +4.6 % +10.8 % View data
154
Faroe Islands
18,810 2018 +4.3 % +2.4 % View data
155
Cameroon
18,770 2018 -55.4 % +2.1 % View data
156
Gibraltar
18,257 2018 +5.1 % NA View data
157
Afghanistan
17,491 2018 +4.0 % +63.4 % View data
158
Bhutan
17,095 2018 +2.3 % -3.5 % View data
159
Liechtenstein
16,500 2018 +1.5 % +1.9 % View data
160
Cape Verde
15,657 2018 +4.4 % -5.9 % View data
161
Burkina Faso
13,818 2018 +11.8 % +1.3 % View data
162
Mauritania
13,222 2018 +4.6 % +11.9 % View data
163
Greenland
13,192 2018 +9.8 % +4.1 % View data
164
Fiji
13,033 2018 +7.4 % +3.6 % View data
165
Uganda
11,779 2018 +21.6 % -22.3 % View data
166
San Marino
11,639 2018 +10.8 % +2.6 % View data
167
Dominica
11,514 2018 -25.4 % +1.5 % View data
168
Malawi
11,373 2018 +5.2 % +5.3 % View data
169
Niger
10,773 2018 +24.5 % +11.0 % View data
170
Saint Kitts and Nevis
10,674 2018 +23.2 % -4.3 % View data
171
Liberia
9,460 2018 +5.1 % +13.2 % View data
172
Antigua and Barbuda
9,456 2018 +5.1 % -9.6 % View data
173
Lebanon
9,395 2018 NA -54.5 % View data
174
United States Virgin Islands
9,000 2015 -1.1 % -0.2 % View data
175
Swaziland
8,164 2018 +2.0 % +14.2 % View data
176
Rwanda
7,501 2018 -65.6 % +21.9 % View data
177
Tajikistan
6,184 2018 +3.1 % +1.3 % View data
178
Lesotho
5,763 2018 +19.5 % +20.4 % View data
179
Turkmenistan
5,042 2018 +0.8 % +22.9 % View data
180
Vanuatu
4,960 2018 +9.2 % +74.1 % View data
181
British Virgin Islands
4,715 2018 -5.8 % -5.3 % View data
182
Democratic Republic of the Congo
4,620 2018 +362.0 % +59.3 % View data
183
Gambia
4,433 2018 +10.8 % +58.9 % View data
184
Burundi
3,935 2018 +0.5 % +20.7 % View data
185
Federated States of Micronesia
3,759 2018 -0.5 % +12.8 % View data
186
East Timor
3,500 2018 +4.6 % +38.0 % View data
187
Tonga
3,179 2018 +6.0 % +13.3 % View data
188
Guam
3,000 2014 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
189
Samoa
1,985 2018 +17.3 % +9.9 % View data
190
Equatorial Guinea
1,620 2018 -14.6 % -14.4 % View data
191
Sao Tome and Principe
1,557 2018 +5.3 % +9.8 % View data
192
Comoros
1,531 2018 -6.9 % +3.3 % View data
193
Palau
1,502 2018 +5.4 % -3.6 % View data
194
Solomon Islands
1,488 2018 +27.6 % -4.6 % View data
195
Guinea-Bissau
1,204 2018 +91.4 % -3.7 % View data
196
Guinea
1,169 2018 +3.7 % +7.9 % View data
197
Marshall Islands
976 2018 -2.4 % -5.3 % View data
198
Eritrea
950 2018 -5.0 % +45.4 % View data
199
Republic of the Congo
646 2018 +2.5 % +8.1 % View data
200
Central African Republic
608 2018 -1.8 % NA View data
201
Tuvalu
474 2018 +5.3 % +1.0 % View data
202
South Sudan
257 2018 +28.5 % +20.8 % View data
203
Chad
194 2018 -2.5 % -57.9 % View data
204
Kiribati
84 2018 +10.5 % -34.6 % View data

Source: World Bank

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