Ookla’s annual global report, India ranks at the very top in improving broadband download speed among the most populous countries. With an average of 18.82 Mbps as of November 2017, the country has witnessed a substantial surge of roughly 76.9% leaving China and Unites States at second and third position respectively. If the population factor is not considered, India stands at the fifth spot below Peru and Ghana.

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Statistics for the growth of mobile data bandwidth present a similar story as well. On the “World’s Most Populous Countries, Improvement in Mobile Download” chart, India has reserved the second position with a year-on-year improvement of 42.4% and a mean speed of 8.8Mbps. Pakistan has secured the pole position with a yearly rise of 56.2% and 13.08Mbps overall download bandwidth.


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