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Spanish FTTH network covers over 80% of homes - study

Tuesday 5 May 2020 | 09:17 CET | News
Spain continues to have Europe's most extensive FTTH network, with more than 8 in 10 (80.4%) of premises covered at the end of June 2019, up 3 percentage points from 2018, according to the latest fixed broadband update from the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Digital Transformation. Access to speeds of at least 100 Mbps likewise improved by 3 percentage points in the year to June 2019, reaching 83.6 percent of the population, while 94 percent have access to at least 30 Mbps thanks to improvements in provinces with the lowest penetrations in 2018, including Zamora, Lugo, Avila and Segovia.

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