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Mobile phone subscriptions from the World

104.94 per 100 people in 2018

Mobile phone subscriptions of World increased from 8.12 per 100 people in 1999 to 104.94 per 100 people in 2018 growing at an average annual rate of 14.98 %.

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Date Value Change, %
2018 104.94 2.10 %
2017 102.78 2.06 %
2016 100.70 3.39 %
2015 97.40 1.43 %
2014 96.03 3.88 %
2013 92.44 5.15 %
2012 87.91 5.03 %
2011 83.70 9.92 %
2010 76.14 12.84 %
2009 67.48 13.68 %
2008 59.36 18.13 %
2007 50.25
Mobile phone subscriptions from the World
Millions Number 8,160.28 millions in 2018 ITU
Line 942 millions in 2018 ITU
Macro Region
Africa 76.02 per 100 inhabitants in 2018 ITU
Asia 95 timeseries
Central America and the Caribbean 89 timeseries
Europe 119.98 per 100 inhabitants in 2018 ITU
Middle East 76 timeseries
North America 120.18 per 100 people in 2018 WB
Oceania 46 timeseries
South America 62 timeseries
Southeast Asia 67 timeseries
Country (per 100 people)
Macau 345.32 in 2018 WB + 1 other
Hong Kong 259.43 in 2018 WB + 2 others
United Arab Emirates 208.5 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Antigua and Barbuda 192.82 in 2017 WB + 1 other
Seychelles 184.3 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Montenegro 180.69 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Thailand 180.18 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Kuwait 178.59 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Costa Rica 169.93 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Maldives 166.36 in 2018 WB + 1 other
Lithuania 164.28 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Turkmenistan 162.86 in 2017 WB + 1 other
Russian Federation 157.43 in 2018 WB + 2 others
South Africa 153.25 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Mauritius 151.36 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Botswana 150.01 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Uruguay 149.9 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Saint Kitts and Nevis 147.71 in 2017 WB + 1 other
Viet Nam 147.2 in 2018 WB + 2 others
El Salvador 146.91 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Singapore 145.71 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Estonia 145.44 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Kazakhstan 141.97 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Qatar 141.86 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Malta 140.2 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Trinidad and Tobago 140.06 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Gambia 139.53 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Nepal 139.45 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Japan 139.2 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Gabon 138.28 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Ghana 137.52 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Italy 137.47 in 2018 WB + 2 others
New Zealand 134.93 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Côte d'Ivoire 134.86 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Poland 134.75 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Malaysia 134.53 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Chile 134.44 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Palau 134.41 in 2015 WB + 1 other
Georgia 133.4 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Oman 133.37 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Bahrain 133.34 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Mongolia 133.18 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Slovakia 132.8 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Finland 132.18 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Luxembourg 132.16 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Argentina 132.09 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Brunei Darussalam 131.93 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Suriname 130.6 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Panama 130.07 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Colombia 129.91 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Republic of Korea 129.67 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Switzerland 129.61 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Germany 129.32 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Tunisia 127.71 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Israel 127.66 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Iceland 126.14 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Sweden 125.12 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Denmark 125.12 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Liechtenstein 124.65 in 2018 WB + 1 other
Netherlands 124.27 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Morocco 124.17 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Peru 123.76 in 2017 WB + 2 others
United States of America 123.69 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Austria 123.54 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Belarus 122.93 in 2018 WB + 1 other
Saudi Arabia 122.57 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Barbados 122.57 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Kyrgyzstan 122.57 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Ukraine 122.55 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Algeria 121.93 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Armenia 121.26 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Indonesia 119.84 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Cambodia 119.49 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Czech Republic 119.17 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Slovenia 118.67 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Guatemala 118.67 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Bulgaria 118.12 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Fiji 117.83 in 2017 WB + 1 other
United Kingdom 117.55 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Romania 116.25 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Spain 115.87 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Greece 115.67 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Portugal 115.64 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Nicaragua 115.1 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Mali 115.08 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Sri Lanka 115.06 in 2018 WB + 2 others
China 114.95 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Myanmar 113.84 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Lesotho 113.83 in 2017 WB + 2 others
Australia 113.58 in 2018 WB + 2 others
San Marino 112.86 in 2017 WB + 1 other
Namibia 112.7 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Cabo Verde 112.24 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Tajikistan 111.53 in 2017 WB + 2 others
Philippines 110.13 in 2017 WB + 2 others
Puerto Rico 109.56 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Iran 108.46 in 2018 WB + 2 others
France 108.41 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Latvia 107.35 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Andorra 107.28 in 2018 WB + 1 other
Norway 107.17 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Paraguay 106.95 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Tonga 105.82 in 2017 WB + 1 other
Dominica 105.79 in 2018 WB + 1 other
Croatia 105.58 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Senegal 104.45 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Bosnia and Herzegovina 104.13 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Azerbaijan 103.92 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Mauritania 103.71 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Hungary 103.45 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Belgium 103.44 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Timor-Leste 103.24 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Ireland 103.17 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Grenada 102.08 in 2017 WB + 1 other
Saint Lucia 101.68 in 2018 WB + 1 other
Jamaica 101.03 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Cyprus 100.93 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Bolivia 100.82 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Bahamas 98.95 in 2018 WB + 1 other
Brazil 98.84 in 2018 WB + 2 others
North Macedonia 98.46 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Syrian Arab Republic 98.37 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Burkina Faso 97.91 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Serbia 97.58 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Turkey 97.3 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Bangladesh 97.28 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Kenya 96.32 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Guinea 96.12 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 96.07 in 2018 WB + 1 other
Congo 95.34 in 2018 WB + 1 other
Egypt 95.29 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Iraq 94.88 in 2018 WB + 1 other
Nauru 94.58 in 2017 WB + 1 other
Albania 94.18 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Eswatini 93.53 in 2017 WB + 2 others
Bhutan 93.26 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Mexico 93.01 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Ecuador 92.32 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Libya 91.48 in 2017 WB + 2 others
Palestine 89.49 in 2018 WB + 1 other
Zimbabwe 89.4 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Canada 89.23 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Zambia 89.16 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Sierra Leone 88.47 in 2017 WB + 2 others
Nigeria 88.18 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Republic of Moldova 88.01 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Jordan 87.62 in 2018 WB + 2 others
India 86.94 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Belize 85.53 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Monaco 84.51 in 2018 WB + 1 other
Dominican Republic 84.1 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Guyana 82.97 in 2017 WB + 2 others
Benin 82.38 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Vanuatu 79.86 in 2017 WB + 1 other
Honduras 79.15 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Guinea Bissau 78.99 in 2018 WB + 1 other
Rwanda 78.85 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Togo 77.89 in 2018 WB + 1 other
United Republic of Tanzania 77.24 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Sao Tome and Principe 77.06 in 2018 WB + 1 other
Uzbekistan 75.92 in 2017 WB + 1 other
Solomon Islands 73.83 in 2018 WB + 1 other
Pakistan 72.56 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Sudan 72.01 in 2018 WB + 1 other
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 71.77 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Tuvalu 70.36 in 2017 WB + 1 other
Cameroon 69.09 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Lebanon 64.5 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Samoa 63.58 in 2017 WB + 1 other
Comoros 59.94 in 2018 WB + 1 other
Afghanistan 59.12 in 2018 WB + 1 other
Haiti 57.53 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Uganda 57.27 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Liberia 56.57 in 2017 WB + 2 others
Burundi 56.53 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Yemen 55.18 in 2017 WB + 2 others
Lao People’s Democratic Republic 51.86 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Somalia 48.8 in 2017 WB + 1 other
Mozambique 47.72 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Papua New Guinea 47.62 in 2017 WB + 1 other
Cuba 47.39 in 2018 WB + 1 other
Kiribati 46.61 in 2018 WB + 1 other
Equatorial Guinea 45.17 in 2018 WB + 1 other
Chad 45.12 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Democratic Republic of the Congo 43.38 in 2018 WB + 1 other
Angola 43.13 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Djibouti 41.2 in 2018 WB + 1 other
Niger 40.64 in 2017 WB + 1 other
Madagascar 40.57 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Malawi 39.01 in 2018 WB + 2 others
Ethiopia 36.2 in 2018 WB + 2 others
South Sudan 33.46 in 2018 WB + 1 other
Central African Republic 27.67 in 2018 WB + 1 other
Marshall Islands 27.56 in 2017 WB + 1 other
Micronesia (Federated States of) 20.74 in 2017 WB + 1 other
Eritrea 20.36 in 2017 WB + 1 other
Democratic People's Republic of Korea 14.98 in 2017 WB + 1 other
Falkland Islands 4,674 Number in 2016 ITU
Taiwan Province of China 28,777,408 Number in 2017 ITU + 1 other

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