Fixed Broadband Internet Penetration Based on Connections (As % of Population) rose to 7.33% in Dominican Republic in 2017

Fixed Broadband Internet Penetration Based on Connections (As % of Population) (%)
Telcos & Hi-Tech | Dominican Republic | December 31, 2018
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Fixed broadband internet penetration based on connections as a percentage of population reached 7.33 % in 2017 in Dominican Republic, according to World Bank. This is 1.67 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, fixed broadband internet penetration based on connections as a percentage of population in Dominican Republic reached an all time high of 7.33 % in 2017 and an all time low of 0.000 % in 2000. When compared to Dominican Republic's main peers, fixed broadband internet penetration based on connections as a percentage of population in Cuba amounted to 0.303 %, 8.55 % in Jamaica, 13.6 % in Mexico and 33.7 % in USA in 2017.

Dominican Republic has been ranked 92nd within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of fixed broadband internet penetration based on connections as a percentage of population, 16 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
Belize % 3.07% 3.09% 3.00% 2.94% 5.05% ...
Canada % 32.7% 33.6% 34.5% 35.6% 36.6%
Cayman Islands % 33.3% 33.7% 35.0% 39.9% 46.1% ...
China % 11.4% 12.8% 13.7% 14.5% 20.0%
Cuba % 0.039% 0.045% 0.048% 0.070% 0.073%
Dominican Republic % 4.18% 4.72% 5.09% 5.74% 6.51%
Guatemala % ... 1.86% 2.29% 2.75% 2.86% ...
Haiti % ... ... ... ... 0.013%
Honduras % 0.738% 0.774% 0.856% 1.93% 2.37%
Jamaica % 4.30% 4.46% 5.08% 5.45% 8.21%
Japan % 28.1% 28.5% 29.1% 29.9% 30.9%
Mexico % 9.70% 10.9% 10.5% 10.6% 11.9%
USA % 28.1% 29.2% 30.1% 30.5% 31.7%