North America and Caribbean


ICT data for Bahamas

The CTO is committed to providing as much relevant and up-to-date information about the ICT sector in Member Countries as possible. A summary of ICT information for Bahamas is provided below (link for a .pdf document containing a much fuller set of information).

Government Institutions
Principal Government Institution
Office of the Prime Minister
The Rt. Hon. Perry G. Christie, M.P – Prime Minister & Minister of Finance
Regulator Utilities Regulation and Competition Authority (URCA)
Other agencies The Bahamas Telecommunications Company Limited (BTC)
Latest indicators
Mobile broadband subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 8.04 (2009)
Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 2.76 (2012)
Estimated Internet Users per 100 inhabitants 71.75 (2012)
Fixed telephone subscriptions 137,000 (2012)
Fixed telephone subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 39.00 (2012)
Mobile cellular telephone subscriptions 254,000 (2012)
Mobile cellular telephone subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 72.31 (2012)
Mobile Operators
BTC GSM – 850/1900

Further Information:

Should you wish to further information or updates on this page, please contact;
Fargani Tambeayuk, Programme Officer
44 (0) 208 600 3800
44 (0) 208 600 3819