Telecommunication in GuamCompared to the United States, Guam is massively lagging behind in the development of telecommunications. Under the country code +671, there were a total of 168,000 connections in 2020. Among them were 98,000 mobile phones, which corresponds to an average of 0.62 per person. In the US, , this figure is 1.1 mobile phones per person.
With about 23 webhosts, Guam is below the world's average by population.
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Development of telephone and internet connectionsThe following diagrams show the development of the various 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 connection.
Access to the Internet in Guam from 1990 - 2019
Broadband internet in Guam 2001 - 2020Guam is lagging behind in the expansion of broadband Internet connections. Around 81% of all residents have access to the Internet. Around 2% have their own fast Internet connection, which is at least faster than the former ISDN (more than 256 kbit/s). All fixed connections via DSL, cable or satellite were counted here, but not those connected to the Internet via mobile communications.
Landlines 1990 - 2020
Mobile phones 1990 - 2004
|Distribution in 2020||Guam|
|Broadband users||3,000.00||1.78 %||121.18 m||36.55 %|
|Landlines||70,000.00||41.47 %||101.53 m||30.63 %|