Magadan region: mobile penetration is 137%
Mobile penetration in Magadan region reaches 137%. Today each inhabitant of the region accounts for almost 1.5 SIM cards, and the rate still grows. According to the Federal Supervision Agency for Information Technologies and Communications of Magadan region and Chukotka Autonomous District if by the end of 2008 in the region there were 160,000 mobile subscribers, than in the second quarter of 2009 their number has reached 172,000 persons. At the same time, according to the most recent figures of the Federal State Statistics Service of Magadan region, the population of the region has reached 163,000.