Telecommunication in New Zealand
The development of telecommunications in New Zealand is roughly equivalent to the average of the European Union
. Under the country code +64, there were a total of 7.56 million connections in 2016. Among them were 5.80 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.
The expansion of the broadband Internet in New Zealand is roughly equal to the EU average. Around 88% of all residents have access to the Internet. Approximately 33% have their own fast Internet connection, which is at least faster than the previous ISDN (more than 2048 kbit/s).
With about 3.03 million webhosts, New Zealand is below the world's average by population. Back to overview: New Zealand