List of Statistics News Articles

France's SIM card numbers have increased by more than 5% in a year
The number of SIM Cards in use in France rose by 5 percent over the past year, taking the country's mobile penetration rate to 117.5%. ...read more

Cuba Mobile Phone User Base Reached 2 Million at End of 2013
Cuba's state-owned monopoly mobile network operator, ETECSA ended last year with just under 2 million mobile phone users, according to the Cuban News Agency. ...read more

Portuguese mobile network voice traffic increases more than expected in 2013
In 4th quarter 2013, the volume of conversation minutes originating on Portugal's mobile networks increased by 3.2% over the previous quarter and by 9.6% compared to 4th quarter 2012, ...read more

South Korean 4G Subscriber Base Passes 30 Million Mark
South Korea's LTE subscriber base is expected to have passed the 30 million mark last month, according to data released by the government. ...read more

Alcatel-Lucent passes milestone of 125 million Voice over IP licenses
Alcatel-Lucent says that it has globally shipped more than 125 million Voice over IP subscriber licenses around the world. ...read more

Vodafone and Tigo See Ghana Subscriber Base Growth
Two of Ghana's mobile networks saw their customer base rise, as three others shrank, according to the latest numbers from the telecoms regulator. ...read more

China's 4G Subscriber Base to Exceed 30 Million by End of 2014
China is expected to end next year with at least 30 million 4G subscribers, according to the Minister of Industry and Information Technology, Miao Wei. ...read more

Openwave Mobility Surpasses 300 Million Global SDM Subscribers
Openwave Mobility says that it has surpassed the 300 million subscriber milestone for its standalone Smart User Repository (SUR) Subscriber Data Management (SDM) solution. ...read more

India Telecoms Customer Base Shrank in April
India's total telecoms customer base fell to 897.02 million at the end of April 2013 from 898.02 million at the end of March 2013, according to figures released by the regulator. ...read more

Finland's Telecoms operators report static total turnover
In 2012, the total turnover of Finland-based telecoms operators remained at the same level as the year before despite the difficult economical situation, ...read more

HSPA and LTE now 49 Percent of all Mobile Connections in USA and Canada
The USA and Canada added 58 million HSPA and LTE mobile broadband connections annually at the first quarter, which translates to mobile broadband now comprising 49 percent of all mobile connections in the region, ...read more

Ghana's Mobile Subscribe Base Hit 26.33 Million at end of February
The subscriber base in Ghana reached 26.325 million at the end of February, the telecoms regulator has announced -- showing a growth of 1.1% over the previous month. ...read more

ip.access passes the one million small cell milestone
Small cell systems vendor and manufacturer ip.access today confirmed it had become the first 3G small cell provider to ship one million residential units. ...read more

Ghana Added 4.45 Million New Mobile Subscribers During 2012
Ghana's telecoms regulator has announced that the country ended last year with just under 25.62 million mobile phone subscribers. ...read more

India's GSM Networks Lose 9.4 Million Customers in November
India's GSM mobile networks lost nearly 10 million customers in the month of November, according to statistics released by the Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI). ...read more

One Million Numbers Ported in New Zealand
Number Portability in New Zealand has just reached its 1 millionth ported number - just over five years since the service was launched. ...read more

Moldova SIM Card Accounts Exceed 4 Million
The total number of mobile accounts in Moldova has exceeded 4 million, according to statistics collected by the telecoms regulator. However, the number of active accounts is lower, at 3.47 million. ...read more

India Reverses Shrinking GSM Customer Base
India's GSM networks have reversed the past couple of months of shrinking customer bases, but only just after they added 240,000 customers in October. ...read more

Tajik private phone provider business booms
Tajik private mobile phone providers are outcompeting government-linked providers, Avesta.tj reported November 19, quoting the Tajik Statistical Agency. ...read more

Ericsson's charging and billing solutions Pass 2 billion subscriptions Mark
Ericsson says that it has surpassed the 2 billion mark in the number of worldwide subscriptions served by its charging and billing solutions, ...read more

France Sees Fastest Mobile Subscriber Growth Rate in a Decade
France, including its overseas territories, has 72 million mobile phone accounts at the end of September, equating to a population penetration level of 110%, ...read more

India's Mobile Subscriber Base Shrank by 1.74 Million in September
India's mobile subscriber base fell by 1.74 million during September, according to the latest figures from the Ministry of Communications and IT. ...read more

Spanish Mobile Market Shrinks by 1.3 Million Lines in 2012
The Spanish mobile phone market has shrunk by 1.31 million lines, according to a report from the telecoms regulator, the CMT. ...read more

Bharti Airtel Becomes World's Fourth Largest Mobile Network Operator
Bharti Airtel says that it has moved up one notch in the world wide ranking to be the fourth largest mobile operator in the world in terms of subscribers. ...read more

Facebook Passes One Billion Users Landmark
Social networking website, Facebook has passed the one billion customer accounts landmark, of which the company says 600 million visit the mobile website at least once per month. ...read more

South Koream Smartphone User Base Passes 30 Million Mark
The number of smartphone users in South Korea passed the 30 million mark earlier this week, which represents around 60% of the mobile phone market. ...read more

France Passes 70 Million Mobile Subscriber Landmark
The French telecoms regulator, Arcep has announced that there were 70.4 million mobile subscribers in France in the second quarter of 2012. ...read more

South Korean LTE Subscriber Base Reaches 8.4 Million
South Korea's LTE subscriber base has reached 8.4 million, with the figure expected to nearly double by the end of this year. ...read more

Ubiquisys Passes 50,000 Public Access Small Cell Milestone
Ubiquisys has confirmed that it now has more than 50,000 public access small cells commercially deployed by operators in several countries. ...read more

Germans send on average two SMS each a day
On average, each German sent 1.8 SMS a day last year, the regulator, the Bundesnetzagentur announced, saying that it arrived at the figure on the basis of data from the mobile operators. ...read more