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
China's per-capita touches $8000, 70% poverty eradicated
Times of India - 12/1/2016 3:24:25 PM
about 1.3 billion people use mobile phones in China, it said. The document, released by the Information Office of the central cabinet, said people's living standards have significantly improved in the country. From 1978 to 2015, per capita GDP grew from ...
Mobile money can help lift people out of poverty: Study
Daijiworld - 12/9/2016 4:23:32 AM
The study estimated that, since 2008, access to mobile-money services increased daily per capita consumption ... agents scattered around the country, who handle deposits and withdrawals. The M-PESA system, introduced by phone provider Safaricom, lets ...
Mobile money lifts Kenyan households out of poverty
Science Daily - 12/8/2016 8:45:24 PM
By 2015, more than 270 mobile-money services were operating in 93 countries ... a 6 percent increase in per capita consumption, enough to push 64 (or roughly 4 percent) of the sampled households above poverty levels. The World Bank defines spending ...
'We are like that only!': Indian mobile gaming choices
theweek.in - 12/9/2016 10:21:27 AM
A survey tracks the habits and preferences of Indian gamers on the mobile phone ... oriented apps per capita as the next highest country, Brazil. Says Ashwiny Thapliyal, Regional Head of Sales India for Tune: “India is already the world’s second ...
Cellphones have lifted hundreds of thousands of Kenyans out of poverty
Vox - 12/8/2016 8:23:55 PM
By allowing people to expand the networks they draw from during emergencies, manage their money better, and take more risks, the mobile phone ... the country’s households, were lifted out of poverty (defined as spending less than $1.25 a day per capita ...
Airtel, Idea up their game to fight Reliance Jio’s unlimited voice call offer
BGR - 12/9/2016 9:31:20 AM
These unlimited calling packages by Idea cellular come ... with basic mobile phones. The validity of the pack is 28 days and is available for all Airtel users in India. While these leading telecom service providers in the country, are really cutting ...
What Healthcare Professionals Need to Know Before Moving Into Telemedicine
littlegreenfootballs.com - 12/8/2016 11:05:35 AM
How Does It Work? Telemedicine, as a whole, is built on a foundation made up of the Internet and all of our connected mobile devices. It enables healthcare professionals to connect with patients though video chat, smart phone apps and other types of ...
Helping boost the manufacturing and energy sectors in the Philippines
MSN - 12/7/2016 5:04:41 PM
A country’s manufacturing sector is a good indicator of its degree of industrialization and prosperity. The sector provides most of the basic needs of the people, from consumer items like bread, shoes, mobile phones, and cars, to capital goods like ...
Google Makes So Much Money, It Never Had to Worry About Financial Discipline—Until Now
Yahoo Finance - 12/8/2016 4:06:14 PM
Its pioneering pay-per-click pricing scheme, AdWords ... start services such as Google Fiber (home broadband) and Project Fi (a cell phone carrier) while also trying to persuade big telecom companies to embed Google software in their devices.
ECB says stimulus extension to support economy
Seputar Kita - 12/9/2016 10:07:08 AM
Supreme Court Article 50 issues 'go far beyond Brexit' She has said giving too much away could weaken Britain's hand in the country's most important negotiations since World War Two ... evidence in the trial was the cell phone video , which showed Slager ...
Africa Goes off the Grid to Bring Power to Rural Villages
Yahoo News - 12/8/2016 6:07:55 PM
Africa, whose 54 countries ... per kilowatt-hour.” Customers can prepay for multiple days if they come into money. The control box tracks payments, and customers can see how many days of credit they have at any given time. If they go into default ...
IEM Gyeonggi Marks the Transformation of Korean eSports
iq.intel.com - 12/8/2016 11:22:53 PM
The country has embraced its role as the capital of the multi ... a.k.a. “Faker,” are even routinely mobbed by adoring fans armed with cell phone cameras. He also recently threw out the first pitch at a pro baseball game, an honor Americans usually ...
The Future of WiMAX
The Future of Things - 12/8/2016 10:39:56 PM
The farmer will be able to speak on a cheap cell phone for a price he can afford—a few dollars per month—even at ... an innovative mobile WiMAX chipset company which recently won the Best of WiMAX World 2008 Award for their WiMAX chipset at the WiMAX ...
Comprehensive Essay on Rural Telecommunication in India
preservearticles.com - 8/14/2012 11:53:27 PM
It needs to be pointed out that the scenario projected by gather of the dominance of fixed line being around 7515 in 2006 has changed cellular ... the country had 430 million telephone connections with the mobile segment accounting for 93 per cent.