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Fixed narrowband internet

Connectivity for public use via analogue modem (dial-up via standard phone line), ISDN (Integrated Services Digital Network), DSL at speeds below 256kbit/s, and other forms of access with a download speed of less than 256 Kbit/s.
Source Definition
Adapted from Revisions and Additions to the Core List of ICT Indicators – Partnership on Measuring ICT for Development.
Data Source
Statistical unit of the Ministry of Education or, alternatively, national statistical office.

Accès à bande étroite fixe à l’internet

Connexions à bande étroite s’établissent au moyen d’un modem analogique (ligne téléphonique standard commutée), du RNIS (réseau numérique à intégration de services), d’une ligne DSL dont le débit est inférieur à 256 Kb par seconde et d’autres dispositifs dont la vitesse de téléchargement annoncée est inférieure à 256 kb par seconde.
Source de la définition
Adaptation de Revisions and Additions to the Core List of ICT Indicators – Partnership on Measuring ICT for Development.
Source de données
Unité de statistique du ministère de l’éducation ou office national de statistique.

Internet de banda angosta fija

Conectividad para uso público vía modem analógico (línea telefónica estándar que se conecta mediante discado), ISDN, DSL a velocidades debajo de los 256 Kb, y cualquier forma de acceso con una velocidad de descarga de menos de 256 Kb.
Fuente(s) de la definición
Adaptación de “Revisions and Additions to the Core List of ICT Indicators" - Asociación para la Medición de las TIC para el Desarrollo.
Fuente(s) de datos
Unidades de estadística de los ministerios, departamentos o dependencias responsables de la educación o, en su defecto, de las oficinas nacionales de estadística.