Fixed Broadband Internet Penetration Based on Connections (As % of Population) rose to 24.6% in Trinidad and Tobago in 2017

Fixed Broadband Internet Penetration Based on Connections (As % of Population) (%)
Telcos & Hi-Tech | Trinidad and Tobago | December 31, 2018
$2.99
Excel Sheet

Fixed broadband internet penetration based on connections as a percentage of population reached 24.6 % in 2017 in Trinidad and Tobago, according to World Bank. This is 28.1 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, fixed broadband internet penetration based on connections as a percentage of population in Trinidad and Tobago reached an all time high of 24.6 % in 2017 and an all time low of 0.000 % in 2000. When compared to Trinidad and Tobago's main peers, fixed broadband internet penetration based on connections as a percentage of population in Guyana amounted to 8.08 %, 18.2 % in Puerto Rico, 13.0 % in Suriname and 8.24 % in Venezuela in 2017.

Trinidad and Tobago has been ranked 43rd within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of fixed broadband internet penetration based on connections as a percentage of population, 26 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
Brazil % 9.07% 9.65% 10.7% 12.0% 12.6%
Colombia % 7.12% 8.28% 9.44% 10.4% 11.3%
Dominican Republic % 4.18% 4.72% 5.09% 5.74% 6.51%
Guyana % 2.60% 3.78% 4.64% 5.67% 6.71%
Haiti % ... ... ... ... 0.013%
Jamaica % 4.30% 4.46% 5.08% 5.45% 8.21%
Puerto Rico % 15.1% 15.6% 16.4% 16.7% 18.2%
Suriname % 4.38% 5.49% 6.91% 8.59% 9.70%
Trinidad and Tobago % 12.9% 15.1% 15.9% 18.6% 20.9%
USA % 28.1% 29.2% 30.1% 30.5% 31.7%
Venezuela % 6.16% 6.82% 7.38% 7.84% 8.33%