Definition: This entry gives the estimated number of mobile phone lines per 100 people. It is also known as the mobile phone penetration rate.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Telephones - mobile cellular per capita map
Thirty Countries Exceed 100% Per Capita Cell Phone Usage
www.benton.org - 6/19/2008 9:29:40 AM
By the first quarter of 2006, notes the report, thirty countries had already exceeded 100% per capita cell phone usage. In that same year, there were about 241 million mobile phone users in the US (roughly 80% per capita mobile phone penetration).
Mobile phones per capita: The top 10 nations
Rediff India Abroad - 5/15/2013 8:55:50 AM
Interestingly, there are 100 countries where ... to people owning multiple cell phones. China with over 1 billion active mobile phone users is the world's largest market for phones. However, in terms of mobile phone per capita, China does not figure ...
The Best Phones of 2017
in.pcmag.com - 1/12/2017 7:20:56 PM
For most of us, mobile phones are at the center of our universe ... Verizon also has the largest 4G LTE network in the US. US Cellular is only available in about half the country. It has a reputation for good customer service, but has been suffering ...
AT&T to Donate Mobile Phones to Customers Possibly Impacted by Severe Storms
Yahoo Finance - 1/6/2017 11:52:55 PM
The mobile phones in this ... voice roaming; and world-capable smartphone and tablets in more countries than any other U.S. based carrier. International service required. Coverage not available in all areas. Coverage may vary per country and be limited ...
Cell Phones – Cell Towers – Haarp. An EMF Triple Threat
riseearth.com - 1/13/2017 5:00:46 AM
Stacks of scientific papers published by leading universities and research institutes all point to the same conclusion: cell phone ... Country are mysteriously almost “tower-free”. Town and Country is ranked 80th in the nation for highest per capita ...
Which Countries Have the Most Mobile Phones?
Slate - 2/9/2012 5:19:37 PM
Mobile-phone subscriptions now outnumber the fixed-line variety by nearly 2-to-1 in the United States. Nine in 10 Americans have a cell phone. Globally speaking, that's nothing—a handful of countries are nearing two mobiles per resident, and in many ...
Emerging Nations Embrace Internet, Mobile Technology
pewglobal.org - 2/12/2014 11:56:08 PM
Similarly, smartphone ownership is more common in countries with higher levels of per capita ... use their cell phones for many things, but texting is especially popular. In 22 of 24 countries, most cell phone owners send text messages. Mobile phones ...
No kidding! A private school in Delhi asks parents to mention their cell phone brand and house rent in nursery admission form
Daily Mail - 1/14/2017 7:04:15 PM
The admission form uploaded on the website of Adarsh Public School in Dwarka's sector 12 seeks personal information regarding parents, with part (3) and (4) of Question 2 asking for 'the mobile ... country and literacy rate is not 100 per cent, giving ...
Quiz: What percentage of the world’s cell-phone accounts are in developing countries?
Foreign Policy - 2/16/2010 11:58:56 PM
The question I’d like to highlight this week is: What percentage of the world’s cell-phone ... phones per 100 people in a developing country raises per capita GDP 0.8 percentage points, a recent study found. Furthermore, research is showing that mobile ...
Postulation; The Cell Phone Is Responsible For The Entirety Of Poor World Economic Growth
Forbes - 2/15/2015 1:47:55 PM
That the entirety of poor country economic growth is coming from the simple introduction of cell phone technology ... Business School study found that for every additional 10 mobile phones per 100 people in a developing country, GDP rises by 0.5%.
Mapping global mobile telephone subscriptions: the world’s biggest markets
blog.euromonitor.com - 5/17/2010 11:59:34 PM
This can include analogue and digital cellular ... and 93 per 100 in the USA. In developed countries, consumers are replacing their fixed-lines with mobile handsets and many are upgrading to smart phones for wireless Internet access. Higher per capita ...
Are Cellphones Really Changing the World?
News Week - 1/28/2015 12:21:53 PM
Try Newsweek for only $1.25 per ... countries had a critical mass of people using mobile phones to make or receive payments: Kenya (68 percent) and Uganda (50 percent). The report writes that “making or receiving payments is one of the least-used cell ...
Going cashless: Can demonetization help?
Business Recorder - 1/10/2017 10:26:26 AM
In late December, his government announced incentives on digital transactions, and launched a mobile app ... On a per capita basis, it fares poorly compared to countries like India, Iran and Turkey on penetration of cellular, Internet, plastic cards ...
Are Smart Phones Spreading Faster than Any Technology in Human History?
MIT Technology Review - 5/8/2012 11:55:09 PM
It took almost a century for landline phones ... cellular call, an astounding 158 out of 200 countries the World Bank monitors have passed that threshold with mobile phones—including countries such as Senegal, where the average income is only $5 per ...
Mobile internet cost in UAE among world's cheapest: ITU
Emirates247 - 11/24/2013 6:40:01 AM
Mobile-cellular telephone ... countries for prepaid mobile-broadband services, which cost less than 1 per cent of GNI per capita,” the report highlights. On the affordability versus gross income parameter, the UAE ranks at No. 12 in the world out of ...