Which Household Has the Most Fixed Lines?

Fixed Lines Per Household (%), 2017 or latest
Telcos & Hi-Tech | December 31, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 111 countries in 2017, Bahrain ranked the highest in fixed lines per household with 184% followed by Hong Kong and Malta. On the other end of the scale was Nigeria with 0.350%, Rwanda with 0.443% and Kenya with 0.627%.

Data for more countries are available at Fixed Lines Per Household indicator page.

Fixed Lines Per Household Unit 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Bahrain % 194% 207% 199% 192% 186%
Cayman Islands % 166% 164% 158% 140% 140% ...
France % 141% 138% 136% 134% 134%
Greece % 131% 124% 122% 120% 118%
Hong Kong % 183% 183% 184% 182% 174%
Iran % 156% 159% 160% 155% 157%
Israel % 159% 161% 150% 149% 146%
Japan % 123% 121% 120% 118% 117%
Luxembourg % 134% 126% 125% 125% 126%
Malta % 165% 163% 163% 162% 161%
Mauritius % 108% 99.7% 103% 105% 107%
Portugal % 112% 112% 111% 112% 114%
Singapore % 176% 170% 165% 165% 163%
South Korea % 168% 169% 168% 161% 155%
United Kingdom % 125% 124% 123% 122% 120%