Mobile Phone Users Crosses 123 million mark in Pakistan

Mobile Phone Users Crosses 123 million mark in Pakistan
 
Mobilink at top position 36.600 million cellular subscribers

Islamabad (Friday, January 25, 2013) – Total number of mobile cellular subscribers in Pakistan has crossed 12 crore 30 lac at the end of November 2012.
These facts and figures has been released by Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA).

Detail Mobile Statistics by PTA (as on November 2012)

Mobile teledensity = 69.8%
Total Mobile Phone Subscribers = 12,35,97,202

Mobile Telecommunication Points Table

1 Mobilink  3,66,00,000
2 Telenor  3,08,09,000
3 Ufone  2,43,14,000
4 Zong  1,89,30,000
5 Warid 1,29,43,000

 

Annual Cellular Subscribers (PTA)
Mobilink Ufone Zong Instaphone Telenor Warid Total
2003-2004 3,215,989 801,160 470,021 535,738 0 0 5,022,908
2004-2005 7,469,085 2,579,103 924,486 454,147 835,727 508,655 12,771,203
2005-2006 17,205,555 7,487,005 1,040,503 336,696 3,573,660 4,863,138 34,506,557
2006-2007 26,466,451 14,014,044 1,024,563 333,081 10,701,332 10,620,386 63,159,857
2007-2008 32,032,363 18,100,440 3,950,758 351,135 18,125,189 15,489,858 88,019,812
2008-2009 29,136,839 20,004,707 6,386,571 34,048 20,893,129 17,886,736 94,342,030
2009-2010 32,202,548 19,549,100 6,704,288 0 23,798,221 16,931,687 99,185,844
2010-2011 33,378,161 20,533,787 10,927,693 0 26,667,079 17,387,798 108,894,518
2011-2012 35,953,434 23,897,261 16,836,983 0 29,963,722 13,499,835 120,151,235
July-2012 35,678,830 23,050,993 17,144,681 0 29,903,055 13,199,210 118,976,769
August-2012 35,719,433 23,691,492 17,517,108 0 29,945,115 12,897,738 119,770,886
September-2012 36,073,988 23,829,009 17,801,032 0 30,162,943 12,646,458 120,513,430
October-2012 36,388,770 24,072,203 17,951,385 0 30,428,972 12,761,009 121,602,339
November-2012 36,600,076 24,314,561 18,930,012 0 30,809,667 12,942,886 123,597,202

 

These latest statistics of PTA about mobile phone still does not reflect the industry’s current position.

Annual Mobile Phone Users Report by PTA

PTA (telecom regulator)  has yet to update data for December 2012, when the industry’s sales had a massive slump of about 80% following a ban on sale of new SIM cards from retail outlets from December 1, 2013.

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