Telecommunication on the Marshall Islands
Compared to the European Union
, the Marshall Islands is massively lagging behind in the development of telecommunications. Under the country code +692, there were a total of 17,861.00 connections in 2016. Among them were 15,500.00 million mobile phones, which corresponds to an average of 0.29 per person. In the EU, this figure is 1.2 mobile phones per person.
In the expansion of broadband Internet connections, the Marshall Islands is back. Around 30% 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 3.0 webhosts, the Marshall Islands is below the world's average by population. Back to overview: Marshall Islands