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Nearly % Of Households In South Korea Now Have Internet Access, Thanks To Seniors
The telecommunication development of the country used to be measured by tele-density only, which is the percentage of telephone access to people. Then came Mobile penetration and broadband penetration which are now a major indicator for the percentage of mobile and broadband access to people. According to Nepal Telecommunication Authority latest data, the tele-density in Nepal has crossed percent. That does not necessarily means the mobile coverage is everywhere and everyone is using the mobile. Here we can find the internet penetration to be way less than the mobile penetration. The reason could be the unavailability of mobile internet in remote areas or the usage of non internet feature phones.
Countries with largest 10 Mbps broadband connectivity 2017
Paradigm Initiative, a leading outfit on digital rights and inclusion, has said that the widely publicised growth of broadband penetration is not a true reflection of the actual broadband penetration in the country, since the growth is mainly driven by mobile broadband, occasioned by the rising demand for smartphones across the country. Gbenga Sesan, who made the remark in Lagos recently, stated that the federal government would need to step up efforts in making broadband access a priority among Nigerians. This he said could be achieved by making broadband available at reduced cost for all Nigerians. He described broadband as internet experience at speeds higher than obtainable in dial-up services. According to him, all over the world, broadband internet delivers the high-speed communications, which drive the rapid transfer of data for applications in media, healthcare, government services, education, among others.
This article contains a sortable list of countries by number of broadband Internet subscriptions and penetration rates, using data compiled by the International Telecommunication Union. The list includes figures for both fixed wired broadband subscriptions and mobile cellular subscriptions: . A dash — is shown when data for is not available. Non-country and disputed areas are shown in italics.