There was a time when communication used to be a very tedious task. But thanks to the inventions that were done at the later stages, today we have been blessed to have mobile phones and all other latest devices which help a lot in communication and so in one way we can say that life can become easier because of it. Having a mobile phone has been so common that almost everyone, be it a people from a lower class or from middle class or from higher class, can been seen with a mobile phone in their hand. According to data collected by various agencies we have listed counties having the largest number of people having mobile phone and so have prepared a top ten list for them. Here follows the list.
This very list of the top ten countries which have the largest number of mobile users starts with the country named as Nigeria at the number tenth place. The Federal Republic of Nigeria is a small country which is located in the western portion of Africa continent and its capital happens to be Abuja. In Nigeria there are 101,271,578 mobile users, while its population is 140,000,000 and that means that more than 72 percent of the people living in this small country are the mobile phone users. With passing time this percentage is increasing with a rapid rate and it is just a matter of time when Nigeria will claim for some higher position in this list.
With over 107,000,000 mobile users which are surprisingly more than its population, the Federal Republic of Germany is at the number ninth place in this list. The population of this country which is situated in the western central part of the Europe continent is 81,882,342 and the number of mobile users exceeds by 25,117,658 and so if we calculate the percentage of people using mobile than it is more than 130 percent. Keeping in mind these percentages just imagine how many more mobile users will be there in Germany in coming years and for a telecommunication company this is a perfect place to expand its business.
Next is the island state which is named as Japan. This small island nation is situated in the Eastern part of the Asia continent and lies in the Pacific Ocean. This country is also known as the “Land of the Rising Sun”. If we compare with the population of Japan which is 127,628,095, its 95 percent people are the mobile phone users. In exact figures this number is 121,246,700. Japan has been one of the best places for business from the telecommunication companies’ point of view and so most of the companies are expanding their business there in Japan with a very rapid pace. In the time to come this percentage will surely be going to increase.
The country whose official name is Islamic Republic of Pakistan is at the number seventh place in this list which shows the top ten such countries which have the highest number of mobile users. Going by the population of Pakistan, this country has the total population of over 180 million and so it is at the sixth place in the list of the most populous nation. Around 68.83 percent of people living in this Islamic country are the mobile users. Going by the exact figures it is 122,060,799. With a tremendous scope for business in the telecommunication sector, in the coming years this figure will improve to a lot more.
The fourth most populous nation in this whole world is the Republic of Indonesia and in the ranking of the country which is having the largest mobile user it is at the number sixth place. Here the number of mobile users which in exact numbers is 236,800,000 is very close to the total population of this country. The total population of Indonesia is 237,556,363. In last few years the number of mobile users from Indonesia has increased suddenly and so it is estimated that in coming time this country will surely rise above in this ranking and will claim for a higher place.
The next country about whom we are going to talk about here in this very list is the Russian Federation. Russian Federation has been given the number fifth place in this very list. The total number of people who live in the Russian Federation is 142,905,200 and if you will look at the number of people who are the mobile phone users in this country, then you will surely be surprised. In exact figures this count is 256,117,000 which make its 155.5 percent of total population, a mobile phone user. With rapid expansion in the telecommunication sector in Russia the number of mobile users will increase even more in time to come.
The country which is at the number fourth place is Federative Republic of Brazil. In the ranking of the both country with the largest population and the country with the largest area, Brazil is at the number fifth place. There are 261,780,000 mobile users in Brazil which is obviously more than the total population of this country which has been reported to be 192,379,287. This makes its 136.07 percent of population a mobile phone user. With lots of importance given by the Brazilian government to the telecommunication sector, the business for a telecom company will be more and more in coming years.
3. United States
One of the largest economy in the whole world, the country named as United States of America has been given the number third place in this list of the top ten countries which is having the maximum number of mobile users. Comparing with the total population of the United States, there are more than 103.9 percent of mobile users in this country. Going by the figures, there are 327,577,529 mobile users in United States and its population is 310,866,000.
There are 908,358,714 mobile users in the Republic of India which is why it has been given the number second place in this list. As per the collected data the population of this country is 1,210,193,422 and when we compare it with the number of people who use the mobile phones then the percentage comes out to be 75.05. Obviously there is a very large scope for the telecom industry in this country and so every year they are expanding their business here on a very large scale.
The top most position in the list of the top ten countries which are having the largest number of mobile users is bagged by the People’s Republic of China. In this very country there are approximately 1,046,510,000 mobile users and it is way ahead from any other country in this whole world. The population of China is 1,341,000,000 and when we make a comparison of the people using mobile phone when the percentage comes out to be close to 75 percent. There is no doubt in this that in coming years the people in this very country who use mobile phones will increase and just imagine then what the figures will be.
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