USA: Internet subscribers

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 USA

Broadband internet subscribers, in thousands

 Latest value 127,123
 Year 2022
 Measure thousand subscribers
 Data availability 1998 - 2022
 Average 72,925
 Min - Max 706 - 127,123
 Source The International Telecommunication Union
For that indicator, we provide data for the USA from 1998 to 2022. The average value for the USA during that period was 72925 thousand subscribers with a minimum of 706 thousand subscribers in 1998 and a maximum of 127123 thousand subscribers in 2022. The latest value from 2022 is 127123 thousand subscribers. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 156 countries is 8999 thousand subscribers. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
USA - Internet subscribers - Recent values chart

Historical chart
USA - Internet subscribers - historical chart - 1998-2022




Definition: Fixed broadband subscriptions refers to fixed subscriptions to high-speed access to the public Internet (a TCP/IP connection), at downstream speeds equal to, or greater than, 256 kbit/s. This includes cable modem, DSL, fiber-to-the-home/building, other fixed (wired)-broadband subscriptions, satellite broadband and terrestrial fixed wireless broadband. This total is measured irrespective of the method of payment. It excludes subscriptions that have access to data communications (including the Internet) via mobile-cellular networks. It should include fixed WiMAX and any other fixed wireless technologies. It includes both residential subscriptions and subscriptions for organizations.

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