* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Broadband internet subscribers, in thousands, 2020 - Country rankings:

The average for 2020 based on 141 countries was 9419 thousand subscribers.The highest value was in China: 483550 thousand subscribers and the lowest value was in Chad: 0 thousand subscribers. The indicator is available from 1998 to 2020. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: thousand subscribers; Source: The International Telecommunication Union
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* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
483550
131869
120531
43633
36345
36041
33873
30627
27490
22330
22290
21207
17856
16735
16699
15850
15777
11600
10713
9572
9564
9522
9349
8938
8213
7890
7769
7765
7525
5685
5454
4820
4734
4257
4161
4101
4023
3803
3790
3751
3359
3265
3256
3245
2871
2617
2606
2602
2572
2423
2407
2388
2347
2132
2102
1995
1992
1846
1724
1702
1548
1518
1516
1335
1303
1085
1032
1031
998
993
932
797
771
719
714
674
671
652
626
562
509
509
504
462
432
430
416
396
386
376
373
332
322
307
296
290
260
244
235
231
213
203
184
177
149
142
92
82
78
74
72
71
71
65
64
53
45
35
35
30
29
27
25
25
24
21
19
18
18
18
14
12
5
4
3
3
3
2
1
0
0
0
120887.5
241775
362662.5
483550



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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