Number of mobile Phone users Exceeds over 137M in Pakistan
Pakistan now has 137m mobile user
The number of mobile Phone users Exceeds over 137M in Pakistan by end of January 2017.The latest Statistics released by Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) on Wednesday.The data Showed the number of subscriber increases to 137m since July 2016 with 133.2 million last year with the addition of 0.506 million new customers by cellphone companies.
According to statistics available Mobilink is leading the charts with 51.534 million customers while Telenor was closing in with 39.586 million subscribers. Mobilink was able to increase the lead after the merger of Jazz and Warid.
Zong has 27.496 million customers while Ufone stood with 18.478 million customers.Mobile teledensity increased from 69.8% to 70% and Broadband subscribers increased from 37.6 million in December 2016 to 38.27 million till January this year.
Mobile teledensity increased from 69.8% to 70% and Broadband subscribers increased from 37.6 million in December 2016 to 38.27 million till January this year.
3G & 4G users
There was also a significant increase of 0.65m of 3G and 4G users in Pakistan.Number of 3G/4G subscriber jumped from 3.18m to 3.83m.