Based on a comparison of 174 countries in 2015, Monaco ranked the highest in fixed line penetration as a percentage of population with 128% followed by France and Hong Kong. On the other end of the scale was Central African Republic with 0.039%, Haiti with 0.054% and Malawi with 0.084%.
Average fixed line penetration as a percentage of population reached 14.4% in 2015 in the World according to World Bank. This is 4.68 % less than in the previous year and -34.6 % less than 10 years ago.
Historically, average fixed line penetration as a percentage of population reached an all time high of 19.4% in 2005 and an all time low of 6.01% in 1975. The average annual growth amounted to 2.00 % since 1960.
Data for more countries are available at Fixed Line Penetration (As % of Population) indicator page.