A recent piece by Mobile Future member Amdocs shares some incredibly interesting facts about the state of mobile, gathered straight from sessions at the Mobile World Congress, going on this week. Check it out:
– 63% of entire global population are unique wireless subscribers. That’s 4.7 billion people using mobile!
– In five years, from 2010-2015, 1.4 billion mobile subscribers were added. That’s a lot. Amdocs put it in context: That’s about three times the population of Europe.
– The mobile industry contributed $3.1 trillion to the world economy last year.
– The mobile industry supported 32 million jobs in 2015.
To read more from Amdocs on everything from 5G to mobile payments, click here.