|Rank||Country||Telephones - mobile cellular|
|52||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||15,673,000|
|65||United Arab Emirates||10,926,000|
|112||Congo, Republic of the||3,885,000|
|120||Bosnia and Herzegovina||3,171,000|
|139||Papua New Guinea||1,909,000|
|140||Trinidad and Tobago||1,894,000|
|151||Central African Republic||1,124,000|
|181||Antigua and Barbuda||162,800|
|183||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||131,800|
|187||Sao Tome and Principe||102,500|
|191||Saint Kitts and Nevis||84,600|
|198||British Virgin Islands||46,800|
|203||Micronesia, Federated States of||27,500|
|206||Turks and Caicos Islands||25,100|
|208||Northern Mariana Islands||20,500|
|215||Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)||3,300|
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, 2012See also: Telephones - mobile cellular map
Number of mobile phones to exceed world population by 2014
Digital Trends - 2/28/2013 7:51:29 PM
It’s so normal that it can be hard for us to really comprehend that there are still plenty of places in the world devoid of cell phones. But the global mobile outreach is spreading ... has 1.8 times more active cell phone accounts than people.
World to have more cell phone accounts than people by 2014
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 ... 1.1 billion are mobile-broadband, almost twice the number of fixed-broadband accounts.
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More people around the world have cell phones than ever had land-lines
Quartz - 2/26/2014 1:20:56 AM
Fixed-telephone subscriptions have been falling since cellular phones really took off—world peak fixed-line telephone was in 2005—and now the rise of mobile broadband subscriptions for smartphones is putting the legacy technology under further pressure.
Half the World Will Use a Mobile Phone by 2009
Cellular-News - 1/19/2006 11:56:44 PM
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Seven ways mobile phones have changed lives in Africa
CNN - 9/13/2012 11:53:40 PM
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Using a Mobile Phone Overseas
PC World - 8/18/2009 11:52:52 PM
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E27 - 9/2/2014 6:42:01 AM
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North Korea tightens grip on phone SIM cards used by tourists
Reuters - 9/1/2014 1:02:35 PM
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Farming Tips Reach Developing World Via Cell Phone
Voice of America - 5/14/2011 11:59:45 PM
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Why Do We Use The Term Cellular Phone Instead of Mobile Phone?
Gizmodo - 9/15/2011 11:55:52 PM
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Developing countries drive explosion in global mobile phone use
theguardian.com - 3/1/2009 11:54:03 PM
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