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EU broadband penetration reaches 20%

Wednesday 5 September 2007 | 12:25 CET | News
Broadband penetration in the EU reached 19.9 percent as of the first quarter, bringing the region in line with US and Japan. According to the bi-annual Broadband Scorecard from the European Competitive Telecoms Association, there were 84 million broadband lines in the EU at the end of Q1, up 16 percent from six months earlier. Eight EU countries now have broadband penetration levels above 20 percent, and Northern Europe leads the table with the Netherlands having the highest penetration at 33 percent, followed by Denmark, Finland and Sweden. At the bottom of the rankings were Greece, Poland,

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