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Internet Access
The data transfer service is analyzed from the evolution of internet access and leased lines services. The follow up done, builds on the data study of amount of subscriptions and income figures reported on a monthly basis. Also, in the internet access service analysis, the data traffic is considered.

The internet access service is divided between fixed networks and mobile networks. It is important to highlight, that the penetration per every 100 inhabitants in fixed networks has increased from 9.6 in 2012, to 10.8 in 2014; while the penetration in mobile networks per every 100 inhabitants has increased from 57.4 in 2012 to 89.9 in 2014. On the other hand, income in both fixed and mobile networks has grown from 2013 to 2014.

Data traffic also increased 42.9% in fixed networks and 56% in mobile networks during the 2013-2014 period.

Graphic 1. Costa Rica: Suscription for internet access service over fixed networks 2012 -2014

Source: SUTEL, Directorate-General for Markets

Graphic 2. Costa Rica: Suscriptions for internet access service over mobile network2012 -2014

Source: SUTEL, Directorate-General for Markets

Graphic 3. Costa Rica: Penetration per 100 inhabitants in fixed network2010 -2014

Source: SUTEL, Directorate-General for Markets

Graphic 4. Costa Rica: Penetration per 100 inhabitants in mobile networks2010 -2014

Source: SUTEL, Directorate-General for Markets

Graphic 5. Costa Rica: Total Income by Quarter for Internet Access Service on fixed Networks2013 -2014
Figures in Millions of Colones

Source: SUTEL, Directorate-General for Markets

Graphic 6. Costa Rica: Total Income by Quarter for Internet Access Service on Mobile Networks2013 -2014
Figures in Millions of Colones

Source: SUTEL, Directorate-General for Markets

Graphic 7. Costa Rica: Average Quarterly Income by Fixed Networks Subscriptions2013 -2014
Figures in Colones

Source: SUTEL, Directorate-General for Markets

Graphic 8. Costa Rica: Average Quarterly Income by Mobile Networks Subscriptions2013 -2014
Figures in colones

Source: SUTEL, Directorate-General for Markets

Graphic 9. Costa Rica: : Quarterly Traffic in TB over fixed networks (xDSL, HFC)*2013 -2014

Source: SUTEL, Directorate-General for Markets

Graphic 10. Costa Rica: Quarterly Traffic in TB over Mobile Networks2013 -2014

Source: SUTEL, Directorate-General for Markets

Graphic 11. Costa Rica: Comparison Between Prepaid and Postpaid Subscriptions2013 -2014

Source: SUTEL, Directorate-General for Markets

Graphic 12. Costa Rica: Comparison Between Prepaid and Postpaid Income2013 -2014

Source: SUTEL, Directorate-General for Markets