|Rank||Country||Telephones - mobile cellular|
|52||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||19,487,000|
|61||United Arab Emirates||13,775,000|
|118||Congo, Republic of the||4,283,000|
|127||Bosnia and Herzegovina||3,350,000|
|134||Papua New Guinea||2,709,000|
|147||Trinidad and Tobago||1,884,000|
|156||Central African Republic||1,070,000|
|181||Antigua and Barbuda||179,800|
|186||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||135,500|
|189||Sao Tome and Principe||122,000|
|195||Saint Kitts and Nevis||84,000|
|201||British Virgin Islands||48,700|
|207||Micronesia, Federated States of||27,600|
|215||Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)||3,450|
Definition: This entry gives the total number of mobile cellular telephone subscribers.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Telephones - mobile cellular map
Can mobile phone data provide the most accurate view of poverty?
The Christian Science Monitor - 11/27/2015 3:33:44 PM
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USA Today - 11/25/2015 6:56:32 PM
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Firstpost - 11/24/2015 9:06:34 PM
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North Korea gets new phone numbers to honour supreme leader
The Guardian - 11/26/2015 10:12:47 AM
... a mobile phone in North Korea Although a basic mobile phone can cost up to a fifth of the average annual salary in the DPRK, a burgeoning population of users coupled with a series of newly installed cell towers means that the DPRK’s domestic ...
Official: Cell phone and map found in trash
CNN - 11/24/2015 12:02:32 PM
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Mobile Phone Data 'predicts' Wealth and Poverty in Rwanda
Cellular-News - 11/27/2015 10:11:36 AM
The study, focused in Rwanda, reveals how cell phone metrics can be a source of "big data" in resource-constrained regions. Collecting data on basic economics quantities, such as wealth and income, is challenging in developing countries, making reliable ...
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Geek Wire - 11/26/2015 10:55:44 AM
A cellular tower rises amid the Rwandan countryside. (Credit: Joshua Blumenstock) The researchers were able to get detailed, anonymized metadata on a year’s worth of interactions involving 1.5 million subscribers in the country’s biggest mobile phone ...
Paris terrorist attacks: French man’s life saved by cell phone
Philadelphia Daily News - 11/14/2015 8:18:10 AM
"This is the cell phone that took the hit, it's what saved me," he said. "Otherwise my head would have been blown to bits," he said, showing the phone with its screen smashed. Sylvestre said he was shot in his foot and was grazed on his ribcage by a bullet.
The gains and hazard of cell phone technology (1)
The Guardian - Nigeria - 11/24/2015 12:06:42 AM
Some opined that the new technology, particularly cell ... world into their palms, that is, (globalisation). This is in addition to assisting mankind to get certain things done faster than usual such as mathematical calculation, through the use of cell ...
Windows 10 mobile is now installed on 7% of active Windows Phones
WM Poweruser - 11/26/2015 7:59:46 PM
It is tied nearly with the much cheaper 435 and is used more than the 530 in several first world countries. In terms of OS, Windows 10 Mobile is now being used by 7% of the Windows Phone userbase. Almost as much as the users hanging on to Windows Phone 8.
People From Different Countries Are Asked: 'What Would You Do If Your Child Was Gay?' (Video)
Opposing Views - 11/26/2015 6:59:31 AM
People from around the world were recently asked by Culture Beats ... The mom told the teacher, "Michael," via cell phone text that she didn't want her kids "influenced by unconventional ideas," stated that she believed "a man should marry a woman ...
More people around the world have cell phones than ever had land-lines
Quartz - 2/26/2014 1:20:56 AM
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The Huffington Post - 12/12/2013 5:50:02 AM
What would the world look like if you could see cell phone radiation ... An earlier article in The Atlantic Cities explained that cell phone networks across the country are made up of multiple hexagonal areas, each of which is called a cell.
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Renewable Energy World - 10/9/2014 11:59:02 PM
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Silicon India - 1/1/2013 11:59:13 PM
Over 100 countries have the number of cell phone accounts exceeding their population. China was the first country in the world to exceed one billion people and it will soon be followed by India. Russia, with almost 250 million cell phone accounts ...