Telecommunication in Bangladesh
Compared to the European Union
, Bangladesh is massively lagging behind in the development of telecommunications. Under the country code +880, there were a total of 163.22 million connections in 2018. Among them were 161.77 million million mobile phones, which corresponds to an average of 1.0 per person. In the EU, this figure is 1.2 mobile phones per person.
In the expansion of broadband Internet connections, Bangladesh is back. Around 15% of all residents have access to the Internet. Approximately 6% have their own fast Internet connection, which is at least faster than the previous ISDN (more than 2048 kbit/s).
With about 71,164 webhosts, Bangladesh is below the world's average by population. Back to overview: Bangladesh