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
Asian countries leading world for internet, smartphone and tablet penetration
mumbrella.asia - 11/24/2015 8:49:16 AM
How does he feel the ad agency world ... per capita, and Hong Kong has the highest proportion of tablet users, according to data from media agency Zenith Optimedia. Korea reached 100 per cent internet penetration in 2011, a feat that no other country ...
Why Latin America Is the Next Big Mobile Battleground
knowledge.wharton.upenn.edu - 11/23/2015 9:29:14 PM
According to the latest study by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), focused on the legal framework for telecom services in Latin America, the average country in the region has only three mobile telephone ... of 2.6% of per capita income ...
After years of delays, Palestinians get high-speed mobile
Philstar - 11/23/2015 7:56:10 PM
After years of delays, Israel said Thursday that it would allow the Palestinians to have their own 3G network, bringing relief to one of the last places in the world without mobile broadband ... Israel controls wireless networks in the West Bank.
Belgian spy chief says he warned on budget cuts as jihadi threat grew
Washington Post - 11/24/2015 10:03:50 PM
The agency has only about 600 employees, covering both operations and analysis, and Belgium has sent more fighters per capita to the ranks of the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq than any other country in ... unearthed a jihadi cell suspected of planning ...
Brussels to stay in lockdown 'for at least another week'
The Guardian - 11/24/2015 9:03:35 AM
Related: Paris suspect Salah Abdeslam still on run after Belgian police raids Investigators combing through mobile phone and credit card records ... Syria come from Belgium than any other EU country in per capita terms.
RPT-INSIGHT-Authorities missed many "red flags" before Paris shootings
Zawya - 11/24/2015 6:47:34 AM
Some 350 people from Belgium have gone to Syria to fight - the highest per capita number in Europe ... on security and take measures such as stopping the sale of mobile phone cards to anonymous buyers. Police will be allowed to conduct night searches ...
Paris attacks: Did terror suspect on the run get cold feet ? - as it happened
Daily Telegraph - 11/22/2015 11:53:35 PM
Thanks to the light from their cell phone screens, the witness said he was able to ... "Britain is the only major country anywhere in the world that both meets its Nato spending targets and meets its aid commitments. "We are an engaged nation, not for ...
MTS strikes $465-million deal to sell Allstream unit to Zayo Group of U.S.
politics.theglobeandmail.com - 11/22/2015 11:53:35 PM
It provides Internet bandwidth and data-centre and cloud services to customers ranging from wireless carriers to finance and health care companies. U.S. telephone ... across the country at an alarming rate. The RCMP have said 70 per cent of the indigenous ...
Rural folk ring in the profits with their mobiles
The Star Online - 11/15/2015 11:04:37 PM
But with the advent of the Internet, in particular mobile Internet, their world has opened up ... computers that used satellite connections with wireless broadband access (minimum 384kbps). It cost RM2 per hour to use and was implemented by the Malaysian ...
Alleviating Poverty Through Technology
Science Magazine - 10/15/1998 11:53:25 PM
For instance in March 1997, Grameen Telecom, a nonprofit company, was established to launch cellular telephone operations in rural areas. Telephones are greatly needed in Bangladesh, where the telephone density is one of the lowest in the world.
Telephone and Telegraph Statistics of the World
Nature - 7/16/2015 11:31:47 AM
IN Electrical Communications of October 1938, statistics of the telephone and telegraph services of the world are given. The telephone development of the world by countries is first ... conversations and telegrams per capita in Canada was 222, of which ...
What do we mean by 'American exceptionalism'?
Chicago Tribune Blog - 3/29/2011 11:57:02 PM
The term "American exceptionalism" has been appearing ... Does the U.S. indeed occupy a special place in the world, entitling and even obligating us to undertake actions that no other country is entitled or obligated to undertake? And, if so, what is ...