CRTC and EKOS Research recently released the findings of “Lets Talk Broadband” online survey on March 18th. Close to 29,000 people completed the online survey.
Below are just some of the early highlights found to date :
a) 1 in 5 do not have a home phone, only half as many do not have a mobile phone.
b) Most customers get their internet service by cable however rural customers have Internet service delivered through telephone line, satellite, or fixed wireless
c) Many do not know their download speed or monthly data transfer capacity. Those who did reported unlimited internet and download speeds of over 25 Mbps. Rural residents reported dramatically lower download speeds and monthly caps.
For more information on the full report click here. Victoria County will be comparing the results of their survey with “Lets Talk Broadband,” (National) survey results.