Broadband vs. Dial-up Adoption Over Time

As of September 2013, 70% of adults among internet users have a high-speed connection at home. For more detailed information, refer to our broadband fact sheet.

Dial-up Broadband
6/2000 34%  3%
4/2001 41%  6%
3/2002 38% 11%
3/2003 37% 16%
4/2004 30% 24%
3/2005 28% 33%
3/2006 23% 42%
3/2007 15% 47%
4/2008 10% 55%
4/2009 7% 62%
5/2010 5% 64%
8/2011 3% 62%
4/2012 3% 66%
12/2012 3% 65%
5/2013 3% 70%
9/2013 2% 70%