Telecommunication in Uruguay
The development of telecommunications in Uruguay is roughly equivalent to the average of the European Union
. Under the country code +598, there were a total of 5.95 million connections in 2019. Among them were 4.78 million million mobile phones, which corresponds to an average of 1.4 per person. In the EU, this figure is 1.2 mobile phones per person.
In the expansion of broadband Internet connections, Uruguay is back. Around 77% of all residents have access to the Internet. Approximately 29% have their own fast Internet connection, which is at least faster than the previous ISDN (more than 2048 kbit/s).
With about 1.04 million webhosts, Uruguay is below the world's average by population. Back to overview: Uruguay