60% of the World's Population Has a Mobile Subscription
According to a study conducted by Ericsson, approximately 60% of the world’s population has at least one mobile subscription. The actual number of mobile subscribers in the world is about 4.1 billion and the number of mobile subscriptions is about 6 billion.
Western Europe has the strongest mobile subscriptions penetration rate (129%), followed by Central and Eastern Europe (126%).
The complete study is available for download here.