South Korea Leads Globe in Wireless Penetration
As Sweden Leads Penetration on the Wireline Broadband Front
According to a new report
by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), Switzerland tops the globe in broadband penetration, with 39.9 subscribers per 100 inhabitants having a fixed broadband line. Globally, DSL still rules the roost accounting for 55.8% of all connections, though the technology continues to lose ground to cable (30%) and fiber to the home (13.7%). Meanwhile, South Korea tops the globe in wireless penetration, and is the first to top 100% with 100.6 subscriptions per 100 inhabitants. In wireless Mexico, Turkey and Hungary were the cellar dwellers in wireless penetration with 7.7 percent, 8.9 percent and 12.9 percent, respectively. The full data can be found here
for those interested.