98.5% of Northern Ireland has ADSL

British Telecom announced that every one of the 191 local exchanges in Northern Ireland now offer high-speed ADSL connectivity to local homes and businesses. This gives the area 98.

British Telecom announced that every one of the 191 local exchanges in Northern Ireland now offer high-speed ADSL connectivity to local homes and businesses. This gives the area 98.5% broadband availability, as some people will live too far from their local exchange for the technology to work over their phone line.