Fixed broadband and voice quarterly metrics 4Q 2020

Fixed broadband and voice quarterly metrics 4Q 2020

  • April 2021 •
  • Report ID: 6067723 •
  • Format: PDF
The fixed broadband market continues to grow apace. Emerging markets continue to buoy growth in the overall worldwide fixed broadband market. Developed markets also continue to be dynamic at the operator and access technology level. We track a range of metrics, including market share, access technology splits and quarterly growth.

Data coverage
Each quarter, the following metrics are published for 84 countries and several hundred operators:

  • country-level information on fixed broadband:
    • connections and net additions
    • household and population penetration rates
    • access technology breakdown, including DSL, cable modem, residential FTTP/B and fixed–wireless access
    • revenue by type of technology
  • country-level breakdown of fixed voice subscriptions by access technologies, including PSTN and voice over broadband (VoBB)
  • operator-level breakdown of retail subscribers and revenue.

Geographical coverage
The spreadsheet contains key metrics for the following countries:

North America

  • Canada
  • USA
Latin America

  • Argentina
  • Brazil
  • Chile
  • Colombia
  • Mexico
  • Peru
Western Europe

  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Iceland
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Netherlands
  • Norway
  • Portugal
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • UK
Central and Eastern Europe


  • Bulgaria
  • Croatia
  • Czech Republic
  • Estonia
  • Hungary
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Montenegro
  • Poland
  • Romania
  • Russia
  • Serbia
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Turkey
  • Ukraine
Developed Asia–Pacific

  • Australia
  • Hong Kong
  • Japan
  • Singapore
  • South Korea
  • Taiwan

Emerging Asia–Pacific

  • Bangladesh
  • Cambodia
  • China
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Malaysia
  • Myanmar
  • Nepal
  • Pakistan
  • Philippines
  • Sri Lanka
  • Thailand
  • Vietnam
Middle East and North Africa


  • Algeria
  • Egypt
  • Iraq
  • Iran
  • Israel
  • Kuwait
  • Morocco
  • Oman
  • Qatar
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Tunisia
  • UAE

Sub-Saharan Africa

  • Cameroon
  • Côte d'Ivoire
  • Ghana
  • Kenya
  • Nigeria
  • Rwanda
  • South Africa
  • Sudan
  • Tanzania
  • Uganda
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe