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USA Sucks At WiFi : Ranked #20 In World

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USA Sucks At WiFi : Ranked #20 In World

As an avid traveler of the world finding good wifi is always a plus when on the road and trying not to bust the bank with roaming charges. Considering our train systems here is the United States stacked up against other countries, it’s no surprise that our wifi is also lacking in the rankings with the rest of the world.

Ranking at #20, the USA is not even close to boasting the fastest public WiFi in the world.

Ooma —a leading Internet-based communications hub that lets users make calls overseas via WiFi—has compiled a detailed new report to help WiFi-loving travelers choose their destinations wisely.

TOP 20 COUNTRIES WITH THE FASTEST PUBLIC WIFI
(average download speeds Mbps)

#1: Lithuania (15.4 Mbps)
#2: Croatia (14.05 Mbps)
#3: Estonia (13.75 Mbps)
#4: Ireland (11.43 Mbps)
#5: Romania (11.32 Mbps)
#6: United Kingdom (10.97 Mbps)
#7: Denmark (10.52 Mbps)
#8: Hungary (10.37 Mbps)
#9: Belgium (10.07 Mbps)
#10: Slovenia (9.72 Mbps)
#11: Bulgaria (9.67 Mbps)
#12: Singapore (9.49 Mbps)
#13: Finland (8.69 Mbps)
#14: Switzerland (8.67 Mbps)
#15: Latvia (8.46 Mbps)
#16: Germany (7.96 Mbps)
#17: Sweden (7.90 Mbps)
#18: Portugal (7.43 Mbps)
#19: Canada (7.16 Mbps)
#20: U.S.A. (6.89 Mbps)

TOP 5 COUNTRIES WITH FASTEST OVERALL INTERNET CONNECTION SPEEDS

With an average connection speed at 6.1 megabits per second (MBPS), Ooma also found the countries with the fastest and slowest connection speeds overall (both private and public).

#1. South Korea
#2. Norway
#3. Hong Kong
#4. Sweden
#5. Switzerland

TOP 5 COUNTRIES WITH THE SLOWEST OVERALL INTERNET CONNECTION SPEEDS
(ranked from slowest)

#1. Venezuela
#2. Paraguay
#3. Namibia
#4. Bolivia
#5. Nigeria

Best and Worst Countries for Wi-Fi Access
Best and Worst Countries for Wi-Fi Access Created By: Ooma.com

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