Number of Fixed Broadband Internet Connections fell 3.84% to 0.660 mil in Puerto Rico in 2017

Number of Fixed Broadband Internet Connections (mil)
Telcos & Hi-Tech | Puerto Rico | December 31, 2018
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Number of fixed broadband internet connections reached 0.660 mil in 2017 in Puerto Rico, according to World Bank. This is 3.84 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, number of fixed broadband internet connections in Puerto Rico reached an all time high of 0.686 mil in 2016 and an all time low of 0.000 mil in 2000. When compared to Puerto Rico's main peers, number of fixed broadband internet connections in Dominican Republic amounted to 0.786 mil, 0.030 mil in Haiti, 0.239 mil in Jamaica and 110 mil in USA in 2017.

Puerto Rico has been ranked 76th within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of number of fixed broadband internet connections, 12 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.

Number of Fixed Broadband Internet Connections Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Canada mil 11.3 11.7 12.1 12.6 13.0
Cayman Islands mil 0.019 0.019 0.020 0.023 0.027 ...
China mil 156 175 189 200 277
Cuba mil 0.004 0.005 0.005 0.008 0.008
Dominican Republic mil 0.424 0.484 0.527 0.600 0.686
Haiti mil ... ... ... ... 0.001
Jamaica mil 0.118 0.123 0.141 0.152 0.229
Japan mil 35.7 36.1 36.9 37.8 38.9
Mexico mil 11.6 13.1 12.7 13.0 14.8
Puerto Rico mil 0.558 0.573 0.602 0.610 0.662
USA mil 88.3 92.5 96.0 97.8 102