Telecommunication in Armenia

Compared to the European Union, Armenia has a slight downturn in the development of telecommunications. Under the country code +374, there were a total of 4.06 million connections in 2018. Among them were 3.58 million million mobile phones, which corresponds to an average of 1.2 per person. In the EU, this figure is 1.2 mobile phones per person.

In the expansion of broadband Internet connections, Armenia is back. Around 65% of all residents have access to the Internet. Approximately 12% have their own fast Internet connection, which is at least faster than the previous ISDN (more than 2048 kbit/s).

With about 194,142 webhosts, Armenia is below the world's average by population.


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Development of telephone and internet connections

The following diagrams show the development of the different telephone and Internet connections as a percentage of the country's population. Values above 100% mean that on average every inhabitant has more than one subscription.


Spread of internet connections in Armenia 1990 - 2017




Broadband internet in Armenia 2001 - 2018




Landlines in the years 1990 - 2018




Mobile phones in Armenia 1990 - 2018




Spreading in 2018 Armenia
Total
Armenia
percent
EU
Total
EU
percent
Broadband users 347,448.00 11.77 % 152.50 m 34.13 %
Landlines 477,932.00 16.19 % 171.14 m 38.31 %
Mobile cellulars 3.58 m 121.26 % 545.16 m 122.02 %