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Fixed Line Penetration (As % of Population) fell 8.93% to 16.7% in Bahrain in 2019

Fixed Line Penetration (As % of Population) (%), 2019
Telcos & Hi-Tech | Bahrain | January 1, 2021
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Fixed line penetration as a percentage of population fell 8.93% to 16.7% in Bahrain in 2019, according to World Bank.

Historically, fixed line penetration as a percentage of population in Bahrain reached an all time high of 26.0% in 1999 and an all time low of 1.71% in 1965. When compared to Bahrain's main peers, fixed line penetration as a percentage of population in Iran amounted to 34.9%, 12.5% in Kuwait, 16.3% in Qatar and 15.7% in Saudi Arabia in 2019.

Bahrain has been ranked 63rd within the group of 174 countries we follow in terms of fixed line penetration as a percentage of population, 7 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Fixed Line Penetration (As % of Population) Unit 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Bahrain % 22.2% 21.3% 20.4% 19.6% 20.1%
Iran % 38.8% 37.9% 38.8% 38.8% 38.7%
Iraq % 5.73% 5.66% 5.61% 5.55% 8.62%
Jordan % 4.44% 4.21% 3.98% 3.76% 3.35%
Kuwait % 14.4% 13.4% 12.5% 13.5% 13.4%
Pakistan % 3.33% 2.51% 1.77% 1.52% 1.41%
Qatar % 17.7% 17.0% 17.9% 17.6% 16.9%
Saudi Arabia % 16.4% 16.4% 11.8% 13.1% 14.1%
Turkmenistan % 11.2% 11.4% 11.6% 11.7% 11.8%
United Arab Emirates % 22.7% 22.8% 24.4% 24.4% 24.5%
Yemen % 4.55% 4.53% 4.31% 4.29% 4.28%