January 18, 2022

FCC Releases 2016 Universal Service Monitoring Report (Includes E-Rate Program Data)

From the FCC:

[Report] provide[s] data related to universal service support, including industry revenues and contributions, support for the 4 universal service programs (Connect America Fund/High Cost, Lifeline/Low Income, Schools and Libraries/E-rate, and Rural Health Care), telephone subscribership and penetration, rates and price indices, network usage and growth, quality of service, infrastructure, expenses, and investment.

Direct to 2016 Full Text Report (98 pages; PDF) ||| Tables (Zip) ||| Supplementary Material (Zip)

See Also: Previously Released Reports (2011-2015)  |||  Previously Released Report (1991-2010)

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