Mobile data getting cheaper in the Netherlands but country holds 151th place out of 230 countries
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Comparison site Cable.co.uk launched report which found that in the Netherlands the average price per gigabyte for mobile data was $7.99. It puts the Netherlands in151th place out of 230 countries. This price is based on buying SIMs with data on them. The cheapest Netherlands SIM was just $0.90 while the most expensive was an eye watering $37.69 per gigabyte.
The average cost per gigabyte among the three cheapest countries for mobile data were India $0.26 (£0.20), Kyrgyzstan $0.27 (£0.21) and Kazakhstan $0.49 (£0.38).
Germany, The Netherlands and Belgium are all more expensive than the UK. At the other end of the scale the cheapest European countries are Finland $1.16 (£0.90), followed by Monaco $1.21 (£0.93) and Poland $1.32 (£101).