Japan leads the world in 5G wireless sites per capita, with more than 17 sites per 10,000 people, according to the business consultancy Deloitte. The United States ranks fourth, with fewer than five sites per 10,000 people.

Source: Dan Littmann et al., “5G: The chance to lead for a decade,” Deloitte, 2018, Fig. 1, https://tinyurl.com/y6qf6sog

Data for the graphic are as follows:

Country Number of Sites per 10,000 People
Japan 17.4
China 14.1
Germany 8.7
United States 4.7

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