Mobile Phone Users in Pakistan Reach 136.5 Million

Cellular subscriptions in Pakistan reached all time high mark of 136.5 million at the end of March 2014, said recently issued stats by Pakistan Telecommunication Authority.

With cellular teledensity of 74.9 percent, mobile phone users in Pakistan stood at 136,469,886 at the end of first quarter 2014.

During March, Mobilink crossed 38 million subscribers for the first time. Similarly, Zong crossed Ufone’s subscription count to become number three operator in the country.

March remained vital for Telenor as well, that crossed 35 million mark for the first time in its history. Telenor is now just three million subscriptions short of Mobilink, the market leader in Pakistan’s cellular industry.

Warid stood at 12.94 million subscribers.

More details in below graphics:

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  • that interesting development.. looks like Mobilink, Telenor and Zong are having tough fight

  • I am another unhappy ufone customer these days and seriously thinking to switch from ufone…so add one more in negative subscription of ufone.

    • i am also a ufone customer and dont think i will ever leave them..acually dont like the service but i have to travel abroad frequently and ufone gives free roaming and no need of activation or balance requirement..auto activated wherever you go

      • A lot good things earlier made my mind to choose ufone…this was one of them as well. free roaming and free incoming sms in roaming but what’s the purpose if during 95% of the usage period I wouldnt get any benefit.

        • yeah you are right but my time was 50/50 actually and i started with ufone at time when only mobilink was the other option and ufone was quite good at that time even 5 years back it was good but now i can’t change my number or cant even port to other and then back after 2 months for roaming

  • I guess in the comming months we are gonna see massive improvment in warid subscribers

    #waridLTe :D

  • WARID didn’t got 4G / LTE License specifically… WARID license is technology independent and they can provide any service using there license.


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