Despite significant growth in fixed broadband household penetration rates in recent years, Central European countries (Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary and Poland) remain well-below the EU average. Growth of fixed broadband access has been slowing down and is expected to stabilise in the next five years. A change in market conditions stemming from adjustments to the regulatory environments and a build out of infrastructure will be necessary to bring broadband uptake in line with more developed markets in Western Europe and the Baltic states.
Tables and charts included:
- EU fixed broadband household penetration;Fixed broadband household penetration;Access technology - share of total broadband connections;DSL share of total broadband connections;Advertised broadband connection speeds;Incumbent monthly tariffs in USD PPP;ISPs broadband market share;Incumbent vs UPC tariffs in USD PPP
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Manager – Research and Analysis, Service Providers & Platforms
Ms. Alzbeta Fellenbaum, a principal analyst and manager of research at IHS Markit, leads strategic analysis in telecom for the Service Providers & Platforms team.