Updated on a quarterly basis

Figures are in Gbps

End of Month Equipped Capacity
(note 1)
Activated Capacity
(note 2)
Cable
(note 3)
Satellite
(note 4)
TotalCable
(note 3)
Satellite
(note 4)
Total
03/2019 81,417.76 4.04 81,421.80 71,836.75 1.99 71,838.75
12/2018 73,838.37 4.09 73,842.46 64,590.21 2.05 64,592.26
09/2018 68,676.12 4.49 68,680.60 56,619.13 2.36 56,621.49
06/2018 68,897.59* 4.32 68,901.90* 57,952.12* 2.20 57,954.32*
03/2018 63,490.47* 4.34 63,494.81* 50,172.27* 2.22 50,174.50*
12/2017 61,090.36* 4.43 61,094.79* 48,714.97* 2.28 48,717.25*
09/2017 56,995.27* 4.35 56,999.61* 44,613.38* 2.16 44,615.53*
06/2017 52,784.58 4.57 52,789.16 39,409.42 1.69 39,411.12
03/2017 49,315.98 4.47 49,320.45 37,925.69 1.59 37,927.28
12/2016 48,348.35* 4.47 48,352.82* 34,425.39 1.86 34,427.25
09/2016 40,229.32* 4.24 40,233.56* 32,274.43 1.27 32,275.70
06/2016 35,220.27 4.00 35,224.27 30,015.14 1.07 30,016.22
03/2016 35,163.57 3.95 35,167.52 29,454.94 1.18 29,456.12
12/2015 30,743.39 3.86 30,747.25 25,816.91 1.1 25,818.01
09/2015 29,430.94* 3.91 29,434.85* 24,894.42 1.17 24,895.59
06/2015 27,937.92* 3.94 27,941.86* 22,161.84 1.21 22,163.05
03/2015 24,428.88* 3.80 24,432.68* 20,217.11* 1.15 20,218.26*
12/2014 21,270.92 2.78 21,273.70 18,105.11 1.15 18,106.26
09/2014 16,369.10 2.71 16,371.81 12,727.88 1.12 12,729.00
06/2014 15,723.53 2.64 15,726.17 11,586.90 1.07 11,587.97
03/2014 15,088.53 2.61 15,091.14 10,365.85 1.20 10,367.05
12/2013 13,586.73 2.63 13,589.36 9,421.33 1.13 9,422.46
09/2013 11,233.22 2.96 11,236.18 8,493.38 1.18 8,494.56
06/2013 10,841.55 2.96 10,844.51 8,164.98 1.18 8,166.16
03/2013 10,326.24 3.14 10,329.38 7,422.61 1.33 7,423.93
12/2012 9,431.58* 3.00 9,434.58* 6,494.23* 1.36 6,495.59*
09/2012 7,881.47 3.94 7,885.41 5,851.83 1.91 5,853.74
06/2012 7,620.61 4.12 7,624.73 5,716.13 2.09 5,718.22
03/2012 7,142.42 4.19 7,146.60 5,549.69 2.16 5,551.85
12/2011 6,489.90 4.35 6,494.25 5,115.96 2.32 5,118.28
09/2011 5,697.25 4.42 5,701.67 4,743.19 2.36 4,745.55
06/2011 5,171.85 4.41 5,176.26 4,229.59 2.35 4,231.93
03/2011 4,955.94 4.69 4,960.63 3,941.32 2.61 3,943.93
12/2010 4,373.37 5.01 4,378.38 3,342.90 2.9 3,345.80
09/2010 4,296.78 5.01 4,301.78 3,227.79 2.91 3,230.70
06/2010 4,112.62 4.88 4,117.50 3,029.18 2.77 3,031.94
03/2010 4,052.36 5.07 4,057.43 2,888.54 3 2,891.53
12/2009 3,959.11 4.97 3,964.07 2,670.50 2.91 2,673.42
09/2009 3,836.43 5.09 3,841.51 2,446.03 3.16 2,449.19
06/2009 3,826.27 4.91 3,831.18 2,302.80 3.05 2,305.84
03/2009 3,821.89 3.79 3,825.68 2,148.07 3.19 2,151.25
12/2008 3,471.35 3.73 3,475.08 1,959.42 3.01 1,962.43
09/2008 3,057.55 3.94 3,061.48 1,834.78 3.3 1,838.08
06/2008 2,970.84 3.85 2,974.70 1,706.95 3.11 1,710.06
03/2008 2,178.95 3.94 2,182.89 1,435.94 3.21 1,439.15
12/2007 1,841.77 3.94 1,845.70 1,320.67 3.25 1,323.92
09/2007 1,796.99 3.86 1,800.85 1,236.51 3.24 1,239.75
06/2007 1,612.19* 3.65 1,615.84* 842.48* 3.03 845.51*
03/2007 1,417.22 3.44 1,420.66 760.3 2.78 763.08
12/2006 1,268.89 3.42 1,272.31 695.34 2.76 698.11
09/2006 1,244.00 2.79 1,246.79 679.4 2.21 681.61
06/2006 1,175.16 2.88 1,178.05 586.19 2.35 588.54
03/2006 1,150.06 2.9 1,152.96 458.76 2.41* 461.17*
12/2005 976.42 2.71 979.13 425.4 2.09 427.5
09/2005 852.54 2.32 854.86 358.48 1.84 360.32
06/2005 809.72 2.06 811.78 343.88 1.8 345.67
03/2005 645.63 1.98 647.62 175.61* 1.7 177.31*
12/2004 644.7 1.75 646.45 165.83 1.5 167.32
09/2004 633.51 1.51 635.02 156.87 1.3 158.17
06/2004 622.57 1.42 623.99 149.11 1.16 150.27
03/2004 623.76 1.49 625.26 142.87 1.33 144.2
12/2003 620.69 1.48 622.16 132.95 1.25 134.2
09/2003 615.31 1.52 616.83 125.17 1.25 126.42
06/2003 635.81 1.67 637.48 102.98 1.38 104.36
03/2003 634.55 1.56 636.11 99.7 1.37 101.07
12/2002 584.06 2.28 586.34 94.23 1.63 95.86
09/2002 582.67 2.26 584.92 81.86 1.62 83.48
06/2002 554.64 2.46 557.1 72.26 1.68 73.93
03/2002 269.27 2.25* 271.52 64.59 1.51 66.1
12/2001 232.46 2.15 234.61 48.25 1.47 49.73
09/2001 162.56 1.62 164.18 39.14 1.3 40.44
06/2001 20.79 1.51 22.3 8.75 1.21 9.96
03/2001 20.55 1.15 21.7 8.32 1.08 9.4
12/2000 16.5 1.13 17.63 6.15 0.99 7.13
09/2000 9.75 1.11 10.86 5.26 0.9 6.16

* Adjusted figure.

Note 1:  "Equipped Capacity" refers to the capacity of the external circuits, which are equipped with the necessary termination equipment so that the capacity is readily available to customers in Hong Kong upon request.
Note 2:  "Activated Capacity" refers to the capacity of the external circuits, which are being used by the customers.

For breakdown figures of "Activated Capacity" by countries or territories, please CLICK HERE.

Note 3:  "Cable" includes submarine cable systems and overland cable systems.
Note 4:  "Satellite" includes satellite uplink/downlink systems, microwave link systems and satellite uplink systems at Hong Kong end for broadcasting traffic.