Belgium broadband overview

Point Topic provides comprehensive broadband statistics for Belgium

Point Topic updates its database of broadband subscriber numbers at country, region, operator and technology level every 3 months. In this free report, we provide an overview of the broadband market in Belgium at the end of Q4 2013.

Belgium broadband summary

There were 3.89 million fixed broadband subscribers in Belgium at the end of Q4 2013. The annual growth rate stood at 5.43%, while population penetration had reached 35.78%.

Belgium - Total Broadband & GrowthFigure 1: Broadband subscriber numbers, growth and penetration in Belgium to Q4 2013

Belgium broadband growth comparison

The Belgian fixed broadband market grew by 5.43% in 2013, marginally below the European average of 5.80%. Population penetration of fixed broadband in the country is relatively high so similar levels of single digit growth are expected in the coming years.

Belgium broadband growth comparisonFigure 2: Belgium annual broadband growth comparison

Belgium ISP market shares

Belgacom and Telenet are the two biggest ISPs in Belgium, with market shares of 43.1% and 37.6% respectively. Brutele is the other other operator with a market share of more than 10%.

Belgium - Operator Retail Market Share Q4 2013

Figure 3: Belgium ISP market shares in Q4 2013

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