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facts and figures

On this page we will periodically publish a selection of maps and tables that show the state of broadband provision across the UK, allowing you to see how your area compares with others.

We are committed to providing universal access to broadband in the UK, with at least 90 per cent of premises covered by superfast broadband networks by 2015.

Maps and tables

Google doc showing progress on Local Broadband Plans across the UK

Google map showing progress on Local Broadband Plans across the UK

Urban dwellings with access to broadband speeds of less than 2Mbpsopens in a new window. Percentage of UK urban properties receiving less than 2 Mbps internet connection

Availability of superfast broadband across towns and citiesopens in a new window, Availability of superfast broadband across towns and cities with more than 100,000 premises in the UK



[Data sources: Ofcom's Communications Infrastructure Report 2011 – Fixed broadband data (July 2011) combined with population and dwellings data from the 2001 census and Local Authorities’ data]