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REPORT: Nepal Internet speed ranked better than India

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A report from netindex.com shows the internet speed of different countries all across the world. Surprisingly, Nepal (114)  is ranked ahead of India (131).

india_nepal_ispThe rankings as published on netindex.com also lists Singapore with the fastest  internet speed at 121.81 Mbps of download speed. Here is a list of Asian countries ranked with netindex.com speed index as of May 2015:

1. Singapore – 121.81 Mbps
2. Hong Kong – 102.63 Mbps
3. Japan – 82.12 Mbps
4. South Korea – 59.77 Mbps
5. Macau – 50.66 Mbps
6. Taiwan – 50.59 Mbps
7. Thailand – 19.82 Mbps
8. Mongolia – 17.92 Mbps
9. Vietnam – 17.70 Mbps
10. Bangladesh – 9.86 Mbps
11. Cambodia 9.04 Mbps
12. Nepal 8.63 Mbps
13. Brunei 7.99 Mbps
14. Bhutan – 7.82 Mbps
15. India 7.04 Mbps
16. Malaysia 7.03 Mbps
17. Laos 6.92 Mbps
18. Indonesia 6.68 Mbps
19. Myanmar 6.54 Mbps
20. Pakistan 4.00 Mbps
21. Philippines – 3.65 Mbps
22. Afghanistan – 2.52 Mbps

COMPARING INTERNET SPEED Of NEPAL WITH THE AVERAGE 

The average broadband download speed in the world is 23.3 Mbps and we are at a slower speed of 8.3 Mbps. As for the upload speed, the average is at 10.6 Mbps and we’re at an even slower rate of 7.1 Mbps. But what’s more of a let down is we pay more for the internet service. We pay around NRs.1,500 (in average) as compared to global average amount of just $5.21 (NRs. 521)

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So what do you think might be the reason behind we Nepalese paying more for a slow internet? Leave your opinion in the comment section.