Fixed Broadband Internet Penetration Based on Subscribers (As % of Population) rose to 0.209% in Myanmar in 2017

Fixed Broadband Internet Penetration Based on Subscribers (As % of Population) (%)
Telcos & Hi-Tech | Myanmar | May 17, 2019
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Fixed broadband internet penetration based on subscribers as a percentage of population reached 0.209 % in 2017 in Myanmar, according to World Bank. This is 23.3 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, fixed broadband internet penetration based on subscribers as a percentage of population in Myanmar reached an all time high of 0.267 % in 2014 and an all time low of < 0.001 % in 2005. When compared to Myanmar's main peers, fixed broadband internet penetration based on subscribers as a percentage of population in China amounted to 28.0 %, 1.33 % in India, 0.397 % in Laos and 11.9 % in Thailand in 2017.

Myanmar has been ranked 148th within the group of 173 countries we follow in terms of fixed broadband internet penetration based on subscribers as a percentage of population, 5 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 Subscribers (As % of Population) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Bangladesh % 0.304% 0.386% 0.968% 1.94% 3.04%
Cambodia % 0.151% 0.201% 0.217% 0.433% 0.538%
China % 11.4% 12.7% 13.7% 14.4% 19.8%
India % 1.07% 1.19% 1.17% 1.22% 1.29%
Japan % 27.8% 28.1% 28.8% 29.5% 30.4%
Laos % 0.103% 0.118% 0.139% 0.172% 0.185%
Malaysia % 8.75% 10.0% 9.89% 10.1% 9.97%
Myanmar % 0.043% 0.121% 0.179% 0.267% 0.063%
Pakistan % 0.670% 0.853% 0.896% 1.08% 0.947%
Russia % 12.3% 14.6% 16.5% 17.4% 18.7%
Sri Lanka % 1.77% 1.73% 2.07% 2.75% 3.02%
Thailand % 5.77% 6.66% 7.62% 7.95% 9.07%
USA % 28.4% 29.5% 30.4% 30.8% 31.9%
Vietnam % 4.29% 5.28% 5.63% 6.48% 8.18%