Om Malik puts together the highlights of the past year in the context of broadband:
1. USA remains the largest broadband market with over 40.9m lines.
2. China comes in second place with over 35 million broadband connections.
3. Japan is third with over 22 million lines.
4. South Korea has over 12.0 million lines
5. Point Topic suggests that the UK will have 9.8 million broadband lines by New Years Day 2006, while France will have 9.7 million.