Percentage of households in the United States in 2016, by internet subscription

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Share of total U.S. households
With an Internet subscription81.9%
Dial-up only0.4%
Broadband of any type81.4%
Cellular data plan68.2%
Cellular data plan with no other type of Internet subscription10.4%
Broadband such as cable, fiber optic or DSL67.3%
Without an Internet subscription18.1%
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This statistic presents the internet connection usage in the United States in 2016, sorted by type. During the survey period, it was found that 6.3 percent of the total U.S. population had a satellite internet connection in their home. A broadband connection was the most popular way of accessing the internet in the United States that year.

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