International Bandwidth Usage Statistics

International bandwidth usage has been growing at close to 60% year over year in the past 3 years. This explains the mammoth rise from consumption of close to 1.3 Terabyte per second to now over 30 Tbps.
A recent study by TeleGeography looked into the growth in usage pattern over the years worldwide. Here are […]

International bandwidth usage has been growing at close to 60% year over year in the past 3 years. This explains the mammoth rise from consumption of close to 1.3 Terabyte per second to now over 30 Tbps.

A recent study by TeleGeography looked into the growth in usage pattern over the years worldwide. Here are the average bandwidth consumed in one second through these years

2002 : 1.3 Tbps
2003 : 2.5 Tbps
2004 : 3.6 Tbps
2005 : 5.1 Tbps
2006 : 7.05 Tbps
2007 : 11.5 Tbps
2008 : 19.1 Tbps
2009 : 31 Tbps