Netherlands broadband overview

Point Topic provides comprehensive broadband statistics for the Netherlands

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 the Netherlands at the end of Q4 2013.

Netherlands broadband summary

There were 6.9 million fixed broadband subscribers in the Netherlands at the end of 2013. The annual growth rate stood at 3.38% while population penetration had reached an impressive 41.32%.

Netherlands - Total Broadband & GrowthFigure 1: Netherlands broadband subscriber numbers, growth and population penetration

Netherlands broadband growth comparison

The Dutch fixed broadband market grew by 3.38% in 2013, less than both the European growth average and the growth average for every other global region. The Dutch market is a mature one with a high level of penetration which means that future growth potential is low.

Netherlands broadband growth comparisonFigure 2: Netherlands broadband growth comparison

Netherlands ISP market shares

KPN is the largest ISP in the Netherlands with a 42.3% market share. Ziggo is in second place with 26.7% of the market while UPC has a 15.4% market share.

Netherlands - Operator Retail Market Share Q4 2013Figure 3: Netherlands ISP market shares

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This sample report takes data from Point Topic’s Global Broadband Statistics service. Subscribers have access to more recent and in-depth data for the Netherlands and 110 other countries. The service is updated every 3 months to include all the latest information. Telephone +44 (0)20 3301 3303 or e-mail [email protected] for more details.