1.03 million internet subscribers in Hungary

14 Sep 2006

According to latest figures from the Hungarian Central Statistics Office (KSH), there were more than 1.03 million internet subscribers by 30 June 2006, representing a year-on-year rise of 31.2%. Broadband subscriptions rose by 63% in the twelve-month period and now outstrip dial-up accounts by a ratio of 3:1. The number of ISPs stood at 230 by end-June, up 35 in a year, although the sector was highly concentrated with only 19 of them controlling 90% of all subscribers at that date.