3.2 mln Internet users in the Philippines

IDC survey estimated that the total Internet access services subscribers in the Philippines reached 3.2 million, which represented 45% growth from the end of 2003. Pure-play Internet service providers (ISPs) dominate the dial-up market in terms of number of subscribers, while carriers lead the broadband market. Dial-up continues to be the most popular Internet access service in the country in 2004