Fixed Broadband Internet Penetration Based on Connections (As % of Population) rose to 0.221% in Papua New Guinea in 2016

Fixed Broadband Internet Penetration Based on Connections (As % of Population) (%)
Telcos & Hi-Tech | Papua New Guinea | December 31, 2018
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Fixed broadband internet penetration based on connections as a percentage of population reached 0.221 % in 2016 in Papua New Guinea, according to World Bank. This is 11.3 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, fixed broadband internet penetration based on connections as a percentage of population in Papua New Guinea reached an all time high of 0.221 % in 2016 and an all time low of 0.000 % in 2000. When compared to Papua New Guinea's main peers, fixed broadband internet penetration based on connections as a percentage of population in Australia amounted to 30.8 %, 2.05 % in Indonesia, 33.3 % in New Zealand and 2.92 % in Philippines in 2016.

Papua New Guinea has been ranked 142nd within the group of 171 countries we follow in terms of fixed broadband internet penetration based on connections as a percentage of population.

Fixed broadband internet subscribers are the number of broadband subscribers with a digital subscriber line, cable modem, or other high-speed technology.

Fixed Broadband Internet Penetration Based on Connections (As % of Population) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Australia % 24.4% 24.9% 25.7% 27.8% 28.8%
China % 11.4% 12.8% 13.7% 14.5% 20.0%
Indonesia % 1.12% 1.21% 1.31% 1.35% 1.57%
Malaysia % 8.73% 10.0% 9.94% 10.2% 10.1%
New Zealand % 26.7% 28.6% 29.3% 31.2% 31.8%
Papua New Guinea % 0.107% 0.129% 0.155% 0.178% 0.198% ...
Philippines % 1.89% 2.23% 2.63% 2.92% 2.88%
Singapore % 27.2% 27.1% 27.7% 26.9% 26.7%
Taiwan % 23.8% 27.7% 30.0% 31.8% 24.1%
Vietnam % 4.28% 5.28% 5.66% 6.54% 8.30%