The cost of mobile data in China ranks 53rd in the world, with the country experiencing a decrease in data costs for six consecutive years, local media is reporting.

The National Development and Reform Commission today released its first report on consumer development in the country, documenting that the price of fixed-line broadband has also fallen during the same period.

According to the report, monthly revenue per user from fixed broadband dropped by 18% in 2017, while mobile data revenue decreased by almost 52%.

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Chris Udemans

Christopher Udemans is a Shanghai-based data and graphics reporter. He covers Chinese artificial intelligence, mobility, and cybersecurity. You can contact him at chrisudemans [at] technode [dot] com.