North America and Caribbean


ICT data for Canada

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 Canada is provided below (link for a .pdf document containing a much fuller set of information).

Government Institutions
Principal Government Institution Department of Canadian Heritage

Minister: Hon. James Moore
Regulator Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC)
Other agencies
Departmental agencies
Crown corporations
Administrative tribunal
Human resources organizations
Latest indicators
Mobile broadband subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 0.00(2009)
Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 32.89 (2012)
Estimated Internet Users per 100 inhabitants 86.77 (2012)
Fixed telephone subscriptions 18,010,000 (2012)
Fixed telephone subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 51.94 (2012)
Mobile cellular telephone subscriptions 18,010,000 (2012)
Mobile cellular telephone subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 75.74 (2012)
Mobile Operators Availability
Rogers Wireless Nationwide
Bell Mobility Nationwide
Telus Mobility Nationwide
SaskTel Mobility Saskatchewan
MTS Mobility Manitoba
Wind Mobile Ontario
Videotron Mobile Quebec
Mobilicity Urban
Public Mobile Urban
Useful publications

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