Telecommunication in Cape Verde
Compared to the European Union
, Cape Verde is massively lagging behind in the development of telecommunications. Under the country code +238, there were a total of 666,680.00 connections in 2016. Among them were 601,956.00 million mobile phones, which corresponds to an average of 1.1 per person. In the EU, this figure is 1.2 mobile phones per person.
In the expansion of broadband Internet connections, Cape Verde is back. Around 50% of all residents have access to the Internet. Approximately 3% have their own fast Internet connection, which is at least faster than the previous ISDN (more than 2048 kbit/s).
With about 38.00 webhosts, Cape Verde is below the world's average by population. Back to overview: Cape Verde