Telecommunication in Guam

Compared to the European Union, Guam is massively lagging behind in the development of telecommunications. Under the country code +671, there were a total of 166,000.00 connections in 2016. Among them were 98,000.00 million mobile phones, which corresponds to an average of 0.62 per person. In the EU, this figure is 1.2 mobile phones per person.

In the expansion of broadband Internet connections, Guam is back. Around 77% of all residents have access to the Internet. Approximately 2% have their own fast Internet connection, which is at least faster than the previous ISDN (more than 2048 kbit/s).

With about 23.00 webhosts, Guam 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 Guam 1990 - 2016

Broadband internet in Guam 2001 - 2014

Landlines in the years 1991 - 2015

Mobile phones in Guam 1991 - 2004

Spreading in 2016 Guam
Internet users 125,446.21 77.01 % 413.13 m 80.77 %