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Polish survey finds increased use of telecom services during pandemic

Monday 22 February 2021 | 15:11 CET | News
Half of Poland's residents say they have needed telecommunications services more during the coronavirus pandemic, according to a poll carried out by the telecommunications regulator UKE. Longer calls on fixed networks were used by almost a third of people, the number SMS sent increased by 27 percent, and 18 percent more MMS were used. The survey also found use of online messaging jumped by 59 percent.

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