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Patrick Brogan

Residential Competition

Consumers are demanding more broadband connectivity options and faster speeds. Broadband providers compete for residential customers by constantly investing in better networks and innovative products.  Providers have deployed a range of technologies to deliver bundles of data, voice, and video services.

Residential Broadband Competition: Broadband

Industry Statistics   Source
Residential Fixed Connections 96.6 Million Year-End 2016 FCC
BY TECHNOLOGY
% of Residential Fixed Connections – Cable Modem 61% Year-End 2016 USTelecom, FCC
% of Residential Fixed Connections – Wireline 36% Year-End 2016 USTelecom, FCC
% of Residential Fixed Connection – Other 3% Year-End 2016 USTelecom, FCC
Residential Mobile Broadband Connections 225.7 Millions Year-End 2016 FCC

 

Residential Broadband Competition: Voice

% of Phone Households – Wireless Only 53.5% Year-End 2016 USTelecom, FCC
% of Phone Households – Landline other than ILEC Switched (Cable, Over-the-Top and ILEC VoIP) 30.2% Year-End 2016 USTelecom, FCC
% of Phone Households – ILEC Switched 16.3% Year-End 2016 USTelecom, FCC, CDC

Chart: Historical Residential Voice Data

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