Mobile Communications Penetration in Uzbekistan Reached 48%
The total number of mobile subscribers in Uzbekistan reached 13.15 million on April, 1, 2009. At the beginning of 2009 the number of subscribers in the country amounted to 12.65 million, and the growth reached 500,000 (about 4%) within Q1, 2009.
Mobile communications penetration rate in Uzbekistan totaled 48% on April, 1, 2009. Population of the country is about 27.4 million. Currently there are 5 mobile operators at Uzbekistan market.