Which Household is Best Broadband-Connected?

Fixed Broadband Internet Lines Per Household (%), 2017 or latest
Telcos & Hi-Tech | December 31, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 110 countries in 2017, Bahrain ranked the highest in fixed broadband internet lines per household with 138% followed by Malta and Singapore. On the other end of the scale was Nigeria with 0.186%, Tajikistan with 0.346% and Burkina Faso with 0.422%.

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

Fixed Broadband Internet 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 % ... ... ... 205% 205% 205% 194% 168%
Canada % ... ... ... 84.7% 85.9% 88.0% 90.5% 92.9%
Cayman Islands % ... ... ... 83.7% 84.6% 87.6% 99.6% 115% ...
Denmark % ... ... ... 82.6% 83.6% 86.8% 89.0% 91.1%
France % ... ... ... 79.6% 83.6% 86.5% 89.7% 92.5%
Hong Kong % ... ... ... 97.1% 94.4% 92.9% 93.8% 94.6%
Iceland % ... ... ... 90.6% 90.9% 92.8% 93.3% 95.7%
Israel % ... ... ... 85.3% 86.6% 88.4% 92.7% 93.3%
Luxembourg % ... ... ... 81.6% 80.4% 82.5% 86.1% 88.8%
Malta % ... ... ... 91.6% 96.2% 101% 106% 114%
Netherlands % ... ... ... 88.1% 89.6% 91.0% 91.2% 93.1%
Singapore % ... ... ... 123% 123% 125% 122% 120%
South Korea % ... ... ... 102% 102% 104% 105% 108%
Switzerland % ... ... ... 87.8% 90.4% 95.5% 96.9% 100%
United Kingdom % ... ... ... 77.6% 80.9% 85.1% 86.8% 89.4%