Top broadband countries by penetration among households: South Korea, Iceland, Hong Kong, Singapore

Point Topic published its data on top broadband penetration countries.

Total broadband subscribers by country in Q4 2006
Technology DLS Cable modem Total broadband
Vendor Q4 2005 Q4 2006 Growth Q4 2005 Q4 2006 Growth Q4 2005 Q4 2006 Growth
Germany 10,400 14,100 35.58% 306 560 82.65% 10,706 14,880 38.98%
France 9,391 13,276 41.37% 567 707 24.83% 9,958 13,983 40.43%
UK 7,183 10,034 39.69% 2,645 3,082 16.50% 9,828 13,116 33.45%
Italy 6,631 8,398 26.65% 346 428 23.73% 6,977 8,826 26.51%
Spain 3,876 5,268 35.90% 976 1,458 49.45% 4,852 6,726 38.63%
Netherlands 2,460 2,957 20.20% 1,556 1,927 23.85% 4,016 4,884 21.62%
Russia 510 1,026 101.24% 1,260 2,078 64.93% 1,770 3,104 75.39%
Turkey 1,541 2,935 90.40% 30 30 0.00% 1,571 2,965 88.67%
Poland 1,217 1,835 50.72% 396 643 62.40% 1,613 2,478 53.58%
Belgium 1,277 1,485 16.31% 699 810 15.96% 1,976 2,296 16.19%
Sweden 1,271 1,502 18.18% 689 764 10.97% 1,960 2,266 15.64%
Switzerland 1,098 1,368 24.59% 571 682 19.56% 1,669 2,050 22.87%
Denmark 831 1,050 26.29% 531 689 29.65% 1,363 1,739 27.60%
Portugal 704 946 34.26% 510 543 6.40% 1,215 1,489 22.55%
Austria 684 872 27.49% 509 564 10.69% 1,194 1,436 20.32%
Finland 1,045 1,232 17.95% 157 195 24.27% 1,202 1,427 18.77%
Israel 800 900 12.50% 400 500 25.00% 1,200 1,400 16.67%
Norway 825 1,003 21.46% 178 216 21.62% 1,003 1,219 21.49%
Other 2,835 4,966 75.14% 1,565 3,064 95.78% 4,401 8,031 82.48%
Total 54,585 75,158 37.69% 13,896 18,948 36.35% 68,481 94,106 37.42%
Source: Point Topic

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