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Market Survey 74 – 2018

The total number of active Internet connections in Belgium was 4.382.123 connections during the fourth quarter of 2018. An increase of 2.22 % over the last year and 0.74 % since the third quarter of 2018.     

The total number of active internet connections in Belgium was 4.382.123 during the fourth quarter of 2018. This represents an increase of 2.22 % compared to Q4 2017. During the third quarter of 2018, the total number of active internet connections in Belgium was 4.349.988. An increase of 2.45 % over the last year. During the first and second quarter there were respectively 4.306.209 and 4.348.483 internet connections in Belgium.

In the fourth quarter, the number of residential connections grew to a total of 3.950.853 connections in Belgium. This represents an increase of 2.07 % in comparison with the same period in 2017 and of 0.56  % compared to the third quarter of 2018. In the first quarter of 2018, there were 3.889.264 residential connections.

In the business market, the number of internet connections has increased with 15.090 lines to 431.270 lines, which represents an increase of 3.63 % compared with Q4 of 2017 and 2.39 % compared to Q3 2018. The first quarter of 2018 counted 416.945 business connections.

In the fourth quarter of 2018 there is a net growth of 95.340 connections compared to last year. The total number of active internet connections in Belgium reached a total of 4.382.123 and represents an increase of 2.22 % compared to Q4 of 2017.