Netherlands has fastest internet in Europe

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The Netherlands has the fastest internet in Europe, surpassing Switzerland, according to the Akamai’s State of the Internet.

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The report shows that the average internet speed in the Netherlands was 12.5 Mbps in the third quarter of 2013, up 23% from the previous quarter and significantly more than the 11.6 Mbps average recorded in Switzerland.

According to the report, about 44% of Dutch households have internet connection with speed above 10 Mbps.