Telecommunication in Pakistan
Compared to the European Union
, Pakistan is massively lagging behind in the development of telecommunications. Under the country code +92, there were a total of 156.79 million connections in 2018. Among them were 153.99 million million mobile phones, which corresponds to an average of 0.73 per person. In the EU, this figure is 1.2 mobile phones per person.
In the expansion of broadband Internet connections, Pakistan is back. Around 16% of all residents have access to the Internet. Approximately 1% have their own fast Internet connection, which is at least faster than the previous ISDN (more than 2048 kbit/s).
With about 365,813 webhosts, Pakistan is below the world's average by population. Back to overview: Pakistan