Telecommunication on the British Virgin Islands
Compared to the European Union
, the British Virgin Islands has a slight downturn in the development of telecommunications. Under the country code +1-284, there were a total of 46,176 connections in 2018. Among them were 39,954 million mobile phones, which corresponds to an average of 1.3 per person. In the EU, this figure is 1.2 mobile phones per person.
In the expansion of broadband Internet connections, the British Virgin Islands is back. Around 78% of all residents have access to the Internet. Approximately 16% have their own fast Internet connection, which is at least faster than the previous ISDN (more than 2048 kbit/s).
With about 505 webhosts, the British Virgin Islands is below the world's average by population. Back to overview: British Virgin Islands