Fixed Broadband Internet Penetration Based on Connections (As % of Population) rose to 5.00% in Syria in 2017

Fixed Broadband Internet Penetration Based on Connections (As % of Population) (%)
Telcos & Hi-Tech | Syria | December 31, 2018
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Fixed broadband internet penetration based on connections as a percentage of population reached 5.00 % in 2017 in Syria, 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 Syria reached an all time high of 5.00 % in 2017 and an all time low of 0.000 % in 2000. When compared to Syria's main peers, fixed broadband internet penetration based on connections as a percentage of population in Iraq amounted to 0.000 %, 0.000 % in Jordan and 15.5 % in Turkey in 2017.

Syria has been ranked 97th within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of fixed broadband internet penetration based on connections as a percentage of population, 33 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
Bulgaria % 17.2% 18.3% 19.8% 20.8% 22.9%
Cyprus % 19.0% 19.6% 20.2% 21.3% 22.6%
Greece % 22.2% 24.2% 26.3% 28.5% 31.2%
Iran % 2.81% 4.99% 6.70% 7.90% 8.41%
Iraq % ... ... ... ... ...
Israel % 24.9% 25.4% 26.0% 27.4% 27.7%
Jordan % 4.41% 4.30% 4.54% 4.72% 4.20%
Kuwait % 1.51% 1.45% 1.40% 1.39% 1.55%
Lebanon % 8.99% 10.3% 10.00% 23.0% 25.6% ...
Saudi Arabia % 7.04% 9.00% 10.2% 10.4% 12.0%
Syria % 0.557% 1.11% 1.59% 2.30% 3.31%
Turkey % 10.4% 10.7% 11.9% 11.8% 12.5%