CIS

ITU Commonwealth of Independent States CIS region outline

Mobile cellular penetration in the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) reached 142% in 2016, and mobile broadband penetration exceeding 53%. Internet access penetration increased from 66.6% of individuals in 2016 to 67.7% in 2017. International internet bandwidth increased from 24 kb/s/user in 2016 to 59 kb/s/user in 2017.

Deployed LTE Networks

The following chart shows the number of active 4G LTE networks, distributed by LTE frequency band. These data are rendered live and may update unexpectedly.

Deployed IoT Networks

The following chart shows the distribution of active Internet of Things networks by wireless network technology. Our database is a work in progress, data may be incomplete.

Countries in this Geographical Region

There are 17 unique countries, territories, and/or sovereign states in this geographic region.

ISO 3166: GE-AB
Policy Maker: State Committee for Standards, Consumer and Technical Supervision
Spectrum Regulator: State Committee for Standards, Consumer and Technical Supervision
ISO 3166: AM
Policy Maker: Republican Centre of Telecommunications (SNCO)
Spectrum Regulator: Public Services Regulatory Commission
ISO 3166: AZ
Policy Maker: Ministry of Transport, Communications and High Technologies of the Republic of Azerbaijan
Spectrum Regulator: Ministry of Transport, Communications and High Technologies of the Republic of Azerbaijan
ISO 3166: BY
Policy Maker: Ministry of Communications and Informatization
Spectrum Regulator: Republican Unitary Enterprise of supervision for Telecommunications (BelGIE)
ISO 3166: RU
Policy Maker: No Data
Spectrum Regulator:
ISO 3166: GE
Policy Maker: Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia
Spectrum Regulator: Georgian National Communications Commission
ISO 3166: KZ
Policy Maker: Ministry of Information and Communication (MIC)
Spectrum Regulator: Ministry of Information and Communication (MIC)
ISO 3166: KG
Policy Maker: State Committee of Information Technologies and Communications
Spectrum Regulator: State Commission for Radio Frequencies
ISO 3166: MD
Policy Maker: Ministry of Economy and Infrastructure
Spectrum Regulator: National Regulatory Agency for Electronic Communications and Information Technology (ANRCETI)
ISO 3166: NKR
Policy Maker: No Data
Spectrum Regulator:
ISO 3166: RU
Policy Maker: Ministry of Telecom and Mass Communications of the Russian Federation (Minsvyaz)
Spectrum Regulator: General Radio Frequency Centre (Roskomnadzor)
ISO 3166: GE
Policy Maker: No Data
Spectrum Regulator:
ISO 3166: TJ
Policy Maker: Ministry of Communications
Spectrum Regulator: Communication Service under the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan
ISO 3166: MD
Policy Maker: No Data
Spectrum Regulator:
ISO 3166: TM
Policy Maker: Ministry of Communication of Turkmenistan
Spectrum Regulator: Ministry of Communication of Turkmenistan
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