Over the past year, the global mobile internet speed has increased by 59.5%, while in Bangladesh it has only increased by 15.38%, which is about a quarter of the average. global, revealed a global index recently released by Ookla.
According to the data presented in the index, the average download speed of mobile internet worldwide as of July 2020 was 34.52 megabytes per second (Mbps). In July of this year, the average download speed increased to 55.07 Mbps.
Meanwhile, the average mobile internet download speed in Bangladesh in July 2020 was 10.92 Mbps, which increased slightly to 12.6 Mbps in July this year.
However, Bangladesh is ahead of the speed rate of broadband internet compared to the average of the global average of the mobile internet index.
Compared to July 2020, the speed of broadband connectivity around the world increased by an average of 31.87% in July of this year. In Bangladesh alone, the growth rate is 42.59%.
The Ookla report provides a comparative picture of the average internet speed in many countries around the world.
After analyzing the data for a month, they release the report in the middle of the following month. According to the latest report released in July, the average mobile internet speed in Bangladesh was 12.6 Mbps, while the global average speed was 55 Mbps.