Chorus connected more than 160,000 homes and businesses to fibre network in 2019

24 Jan 2020

New Zealand wholesale fixed line provider Chorus has announced it connected more than 160,000 homes and businesses to its fibre network in 2019 and that 56% of potential customers passed by the network have now signed up for fibre services. The company’s latest figures reveal that the average New Zealand household used 293GB of data in December on the Chorus network, a 25% increase on December 2018, led by customers in the city of Porirua on North Island (360GB, up 33%). Nationwide, the average connection speed on the fibre network in December was 140.9Mbps, up 46% on the same period of 2018, with gigabit-enabled Dunedin enjoying the top average connection speed of 351Mbps.

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