Average global internet connection speed from 1st quarter 2011 to 1st quarter 2017 (in Mbps)

Average internet connection speed worldwide 2011-2017 The statistic shows the average global internet connection speed. In the first quarter of 2017, the measured average global IPv4 internet connection speed was 7.2 Mbps, up from 7 Mbps in the preceding quarter. As of that period, South Korea ranked first in terms of highest average internet connection speed which was almost four times as fast as the global average.
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Average connection speed in Mbps
Q1 '112.1
Q2 '112.6
Q3 '112.7
Q4 '112.3
Q1 '122.6
Q2 '123
Q3 '122.8
Q4 '122.9
Q1 '133.1
Q2 '133.3
Q3 '133.6
Q4 '133.8
Q1 '143.9
Q2 '144.6
Q3 '144.5
Q4 '144.5
Q1 '155
Q2 '155.1
Q3 '155.1
Q4 '155.6
Q1 '166.3
Q2 '166.1
Q3 '166.3
Q4 '167
Q1 '177.2
Average connection speed in Mbps
Q1 '112.1
Q2 '112.6
Q3 '112.7
Q4 '112.3
Q1 '122.6
Q2 '123
Q3 '122.8
Q4 '122.9
Q1 '133.1
Q2 '133.3
Q3 '133.6
Q4 '133.8
Q1 '143.9
Q2 '144.6
Q3 '144.5
Q4 '144.5
Q1 '155
Q2 '155.1
Q3 '155.1
Q4 '155.6
Q1 '166.3
Q2 '166.1
Q3 '166.3
Q4 '167
Q1 '177.2
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The statistic shows the average global internet connection speed. In the first quarter of 2017, the measured average global IPv4 internet connection speed was 7.2 Mbps, up from 7 Mbps in the preceding quarter. As of that period, South Korea ranked first in terms of highest average internet connection speed which was almost four times as fast as the global average.
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Release date
June 2017
Region
Worldwide
Survey time period
1st quarter 2011 to 1st quarter 2017
Special properties
IPv4

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