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Mobile broadband penetration reaches 95% in OECD area

Friday 3 February 2017 | 14:38 CET | News
Broadband internet use continues to grow in OECD countries with mobile broadband penetration reaching 95 subscriptions per 100 inhabitants in June 2016, up from 86 per 100 a year earlier, according to data released by the OECD. Mobile broadband subscriptions in the 35-country OECD area grew 11.3 percent year-on-year to 123 million, driven by continued growth in the use of smartphone and tablets, and lifted the OECD total to 1.214 billion subscriptions in a population of 1.27 billion people.

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