Home » 

UK ISP News Archives

Sponsored Links

15% Of UK Homes Have Broadband

Posted: 31st Jul, 2003 By: MarkJ
Oftel has updated its fixed business and residential Internet access statistics. 15% of UK homes are now online with broadband and 65% of SMEs have some form of Internet access.

Typically Oftels document is long, thus we've summarised the most interesting statistics below. Once again most of the data hasn’t been updated since May 2003 (below stats excluded):

* 47% UK homes have Internet access
* 58% UK homes have a PC
* 15% Internet homes use broadband (according to subscriber figures)
* 92% Internet homes are satisfied with their overall service

* 65% of businesses have Internet access
* 73% of SMEs with Internet use narrowband access (PSTN/ISDN)
* 33% of SMEs with Internet use unmetered narrowband and 32% use metered narrowband
* Use of broadband continues to increase – a quarter of SMEs with Internet use broadband and a further quarter claim they are likely to consider upgrading
* Two-thirds of current broadband SMEs switched from a previous package
* ISP shares and satisfaction with overall quality of service remain stable
Search ISP News
Search ISP Listings
Search ISP Reviews
Cheap BIG ISPs for 100Mbps+
Community Fibre UK ISP Logo
Gift: None
Virgin Media UK ISP Logo
Virgin Media £26.00
Gift: None
Shell Energy UK ISP Logo
Shell Energy £26.99
Gift: None
Sky Broadband UK ISP Logo
Gift: None
Plusnet UK ISP Logo
Plusnet £27.99
Gift: None
Large Availability | View All
Cheapest ISPs for 100Mbps+
Gigaclear UK ISP Logo
Gigaclear £17.00
Gift: None
YouFibre UK ISP Logo
YouFibre £19.99
Gift: None
Community Fibre UK ISP Logo
Gift: None
BeFibre UK ISP Logo
BeFibre £21.00
Gift: £25 Love2Shop Card
Hey! Broadband UK ISP Logo
Gift: None
Large Availability | View All

Helpful ISP Guides and Tips

Sponsored Links
The Top 15 Category Tags
  1. FTTP (5524)
  2. BT (3518)
  3. Politics (2540)
  4. Openreach (2298)
  5. Business (2264)
  6. Building Digital UK (2246)
  7. FTTC (2044)
  8. Mobile Broadband (1975)
  9. Statistics (1788)
  10. 4G (1666)
  11. Virgin Media (1621)
  12. Ofcom Regulation (1463)
  13. Fibre Optic (1395)
  14. Wireless Internet (1389)
  15. FTTH (1381)

Copyright © 1999 to Present - ISPreview.co.uk - All Rights Reserved - Terms  ,  Privacy and Cookie Policy  ,  Links  ,  Website Rules