Fixed Broadband Internet Penetration Based on Connections (As % of Population) rose to 43.1% in Netherlands in 2017

Fixed Broadband Internet Penetration Based on Connections (As % of Population) (%)
Telcos & Hi-Tech | Netherlands | December 31, 2018
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Fixed broadband internet penetration based on connections as a percentage of population reached 43.1 % in 2017 in Netherlands, according to World Bank. This is 0.376 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, fixed broadband internet penetration based on connections as a percentage of population in Netherlands reached an all time high of 43.1 % in 2017 and an all time low of 1.64 % in 2000. When compared to Netherlands's main peers, fixed broadband internet penetration based on connections as a percentage of population in Belgium amounted to 39.4 %, 43.9 % in Denmark, 40.8 % in Germany and 40.8 % in United Kingdom in 2017.

Netherlands has been ranked 5th within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of fixed broadband internet penetration based on connections as a percentage of population, 2 places behind 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
Austria % 24.9% 25.2% 26.4% 27.8% 28.9%
Belgium % 32.2% 33.5% 34.6% 36.2% 37.1%
Denmark % 38.5% 39.0% 40.6% 41.7% 42.8%
France % 35.8% 37.6% 38.9% 40.4% 41.7%
Germany % 32.9% 33.8% 34.8% 36.0% 37.5%
Ireland % 23.7% 24.4% 25.8% 27.1% 28.0%
Luxembourg % 32.9% 32.5% 33.4% 35.0% 36.3%
Netherlands % 39.0% 39.9% 40.7% 41.0% 42.0%
Norway % 36.2% 37.3% 38.0% 39.1% 40.1%
Poland % 18.3% 18.1% 18.5% 19.1% 19.2%
Sweden % 32.1% 32.4% 33.0% 34.3% 36.3%
United Kingdom % 33.0% 34.6% 36.6% 37.6% 39.0%