Akamai’s quarterly State of the Internet report has a host of information on issues such as internet security, penetration, connectivity, and speed for countries around the globe. Click to download the report for Q4 2014.
The chart below uses data from Akamai to show the top 10 states in terms of broadband connectivity, defined as the percent of unique IP addresses with average connection speeds greater than 4 Mbps. Delaware ranks first with 96% broadband adoption, followed by Rhode Island with 92%, and Hawaii with 89%. The lowest ranking state (not shown) was West Virginia, with a meager 58% broadband adoption rate.