Cellular Subscribers Surpass 121.6 Million in Pakistan

Mobile phone subscriptions surpassed 121.6 million in October 2012, as per latest stats issued by Pakistan Telecommunication Authority.

Regulator, in its report, said that all cellular companies added over 1 Million subscribers during the reported month to take the total base to 121,602,339 subscription by end of October 2012. Stats said that cellular tele-density reached 68.8 percent, up from 68.3 percent a month ago.

Mobilink lead the market with 36,388,770 subscribers after adding 314,782 customers in October 2012. Telenor stood at second slot with 30,428,972 customers. Ufone had 24,072,203 customers by October end and it added 243,194 new customers in the said month.

Zong had 17,951,385 customers by October 2013. It added 150,353 customers in the month.

Warid showed positive growth for the first time after several months and added 114,151 customers during the fourth month of fiscal year 2013. Warid’s total subscription base hit 12,761,009 mark.

There are more about the stats on cellular subscribers in below graphs:

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Tech reporter with over 10 years of experience, founder of ProPakistani.PK


  • After the New rules of “Sim Selling”, these numbers will go down quickly.

  • talish

    Warid pumping up advertising to show enough ‘glow’ to Zong to attract a high acquisition price ;)

  • Hani

    October 2013…. ???

  • Sleepless

    Warid sale imminent. Bet the chinese will go through management like a hot knife through butter!

  • nafees ahmed arain

    an average person owns more than 1 sim so would it be true to say we have around 121m cellular subscribers????