Fixed Broadband Internet Penetration Based on Connections (As % of Population) rose to 0.594% in Kenya in 2017

Fixed Broadband Internet Penetration Based on Connections (As % of Population) (%)
Telcos & Hi-Tech | Kenya | December 31, 2018
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Fixed broadband internet penetration based on connections as a percentage of population reached 0.594 % in 2017 in Kenya, according to World Bank. This is 84.2 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, fixed broadband internet penetration based on connections as a percentage of population in Kenya reached an all time high of 0.594 % in 2017 and an all time low of 0.000 % in 2000. When compared to Kenya's main peers, fixed broadband internet penetration based on connections as a percentage of population in Ethiopia amounted to 0.565 %, 3.38 % in Tanzania and 0.345 % in Uganda in 2017.

Kenya has been ranked 124th within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of fixed broadband internet penetration based on connections as a percentage of population, 3 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

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
Dem. Republic of the Congo % ... ... < 0.001% < 0.001% 0.001%
Djibouti % 1.34% 1.74% 2.04% 2.28% 2.71%
Eritrea % 0.002% 0.003% 0.002% 0.003% 0.007% ...
Ethiopia % 0.007% 0.009% 0.254% 0.491% 0.487%
Kenya % 0.129% 0.126% 0.168% 0.225% 0.292%
Mozambique % 0.116% 0.117% 0.112% 0.141% 0.158%
Rwanda % 0.078% 0.048% 0.024% 0.024% 0.171%
Somalia % ... 0.393% 0.574% 0.651% 0.742% ...
South Sudan % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Sudan % 0.048% 0.067% 0.068% 0.054% 0.070%
Tanzania % 0.061% 0.087% 0.115% 0.168% 0.204%
Uganda % 0.101% 0.106% 0.111% 0.143% 0.203%
Yemen % 0.468% 0.703% 1.06% 1.37% 1.56% ...
Zambia % 0.121% 0.107% 0.093% 0.137% 0.152%