* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

International Internet bandwidth per Internet user, kb/s, 2016:

The average for 2016 based on 139 countries was 151.1 kilobits per second. The highest value was in Luxembourg: 6887.71 kilobits per second and the lowest value was in Haiti: 0.11 kilobits per second. The indicator is available from 2012 to 2016. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: kilobits per second; Source: International Telecommunication Union
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* indicates monthly or quarterly data series


Countries Internet bandwidth, 2016 Global rank Available data
Luxembourg 6887.71 1 2012 - 2016
Hong Kong 3721.8 2 2012 - 2016
Malta 1178.76 3 2012 - 2016
Singapore 616.53 4 2012 - 2016
Sweden 527.45 5 2012 - 2016
Iceland 519.87 6 2012 - 2016
UK 429.83 7 2012 - 2016
Switzerland 352.24 8 2012 - 2016
Denmark 341.71 9 2012 - 2016
Netherlands 281.06 10 2012 - 2016
Belgium 263.91 11 2012 - 2016
France 221.66 12 2012 - 2016
Portugal 218.88 13 2012 - 2016
Finland 218.74 14 2012 - 2016
Norway 203.94 15 2012 - 2016
Ireland 160.97 16 2012 - 2016
Moldova 152.36 17 2012 - 2016
South Africa 149.54 18 2012 - 2016
Germany 145.99 19 2012 - 2016
Bulgaria 135.11 20 2012 - 2016
Canada 129.24 21 2012 - 2016
Lithuania 125.45 22 2012 - 2016
Slovenia 121.14 23 2012 - 2016
Romania 117.32 24 2012 - 2016
Czechia 116.81 25 2012 - 2016
Serbia 112.37 26 2012 - 2016
Spain 111.55 27 2012 - 2016
Greece 99.51 28 2012 - 2016
Israel 98.41 29 2012 - 2016
New Zealand 95.08 30 2012 - 2016
Latvia 93.68 31 2012 - 2016
Italy 92.5 32 2012 - 2016
Poland 90.36 33 2012 - 2016
Mongolia 89.98 34 2012 - 2016
Austria 79.64 35 2012 - 2016
UA Emirates 79.64 36 2012 - 2016
Montenegro 77.02 37 2012 - 2016
Australia 75.07 38 2012 - 2016
Cyprus 75.05 39 2012 - 2016
Chile 73.1 40 2012 - 2016
Panama 72.68 41 2012 - 2016
Georgia 70.97 42 2012 - 2016
USA 70.97 43 2012 - 2016
Qatar 67.47 44 2012 - 2016
Uruguay 60.68 45 2012 - 2016
Taiwan 60.37 46 2012 - 2016
Croatia 58.03 47 2012 - 2016
Thailand 54.79 48 2012 - 2016
Kazakhstan 51.49 49 2012 - 2016
El Salvador 50.31 50 2012 - 2016
Kuwait 50.1 51 2012 - 2016
Bahrain 49.05 52 2012 - 2016
Tr.&Tobago 48.9 53 2012 - 2016
Japan 48.64 54 2012 - 2016
Costa Rica 48.2 55 2012 - 2016
Argentina 48.07 56 2012 - 2016
South Korea 45.18 57 2012 - 2016
Armenia 44.53 58 2012 - 2016
Bosnia & Herz. 43 59 2012 - 2016
Brazil 42.97 60 2012 - 2016
Turkey 42.91 61 2012 - 2016
North Macedonia 41.81 62 2012 - 2016
Ukraine 40.7 63 2012 - 2016
Hungary 37.03 64 2012 - 2016
Ecuador 36.89 65 2012 - 2016
Peru 36.38 66 2012 - 2016
Colombia 34.99 67 2012 - 2016
Namibia 34.53 68 2012 - 2016
Saudi Arabia 34.02 69 2012 - 2016
Oman 33.72 70 2012 - 2016
Mauritius 32.99 71 2012 - 2016
Algeria 32.95 72 2012 - 2016
Azerbaijan 32.22 73 2012 - 2016
Albania 32.08 74 2012 - 2016
Russia 29.86 75 2012 - 2016
Seychelles 28.94 76 2013 - 2016
Burma 28.67 77 2014 - 2016
Estonia 28.67 78 2012 - 2016
Philippines 27.69 79 2012 - 2016
Guatemala 27.47 80 2012 - 2016
Malaysia 27.17 81 2012 - 2016
Tunisia 25.97 82 2012 - 2016
Kenya 25.2 83 2012 - 2016
Domin. Rep. 24.9 84 2012 - 2016
Lebanon 23.99 85 2012 - 2016
Nicaragua 23.02 86 2012 - 2016
Honduras 21.77 87 2012 - 2016
Mexico 20.93 88 2012 - 2016
Vietnam 20.75 89 2012 - 2016
Gabon 19.66 90 2013 - 2016
Botswana 16.44 91 2012 - 2016
Cambodia 16.31 92 2012 - 2016
Bolivia 15.5 93 2012 - 2016
Venezuela 14.4 94 2012 - 2016
Jamaica 14.21 95 2012 - 2016
Sri Lanka 12.65 96 2012 - 2016
Paraguay 12.62 97 2012 - 2016
Cape Verde 12.33 98 2012 - 2016
Slovakia 11.46 99 2012 - 2016
Gambia 10.93 100 2012 - 2016
Morocco 10.77 101 2012 - 2016
Guyana 9.99 102 2012 - 2016
Egypt 9.3 103 2012 - 2016
Mozambique 9.16 104 2012 - 2016
Rwanda 8.95 105 2012 - 2016
Senegal 8.35 106 2012 - 2016
Kyrgyzstan 8.17 107 2012 - 2016
Jordan 7.87 108 2012 - 2016
Burundi 6.91 109 2012 - 2016
Bangladesh 6.64 110 2012 - 2016
Liberia 6.31 111 2013 - 2016
Indonesia 6.23 112 2012 - 2016
Tanzania 6.08 113 2012 - 2016
Iran 6.06 114 2012 - 2016
India 5.68 115 2012 - 2016
Pakistan 5.68 116 2012 - 2016
Ivory Coast 5.16 117 2012 - 2016
China 5 118 2012 - 2016
Ethiopia 5 119 2012 - 2016
Lesotho 4.32 120 2012 - 2016
Malawi 4.24 121 2012 - 2016
Zambia 4.22 122 2012 - 2016
Uganda 4 123 2012 - 2016
Tajikistan 3.94 124 2012 - 2016
Zimbabwe 3.94 125 2012 - 2016
Ghana 3.6 126 2012 - 2016
Nigeria 3.15 127 2012 - 2016
Nepal 3.11 128 2012 - 2016
Laos 2.85 129 2014 - 2016
Benin 2.84 130 2012 - 2016
Bhutan 2.55 131 2014 - 2016
Guinea 2.37 132 2013 - 2016
Mali 1.88 133 2012 - 2016
Cameroon 1.8 134 2012 - 2016
Swaziland 1.72 135 2012 - 2016
Mauritania 1.45 136 2012 - 2016
Chad 0.73 137 2012 - 2016
Madagascar 0.27 138 2012 - 2016
Haiti 0.11 139 2012 - 2016



Definition: International Internet bandwidth is the sum of the capacity of all Internet exchanges offering international bandwidth measured in kilobits per second (kb/s).

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