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Chile hits 23.03 mln mobile users at end Q1

Monday 20 June 2016 | 09:58 CET | News
Chile's Ministry of Transport and Telecommunications and the Department of Telecommunications (Subtel) announced that the total number of mobile telephony users reached 23.03 million at the end of the first quarter of 2016, or 0.34 percent more than a year earlier, with the mobile telephony penetration rate rising to 126.96 percent. Of the total, 15.13 million were pre-paid (-0.56% y/y) and 7.89 million post-paid (2.09% y/y). Entel is market leader with 35.71 percent of the total mobile users, followed by Movistar with 34.25 percent (39.05% in Q1 2015), Claro with 24.05 percent (22.47%), WOM

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Categories: General
Companies: Claro / Entel / GTD / Movistar / Telefonica / VTR
Countries: Chile
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