Terrestrial mobile network infrastructures

It was decided to collect information on the coverage rate of mobile networks in order to ascertain the extent of the terrestrial mobile network infrastructure. The coverage rate can be expressed in relation to two different bases. Geographic coverage rate is the ratio of the area served by a network and the total surface area of a country or a given region (Table IM1A). The population coverage rate is the ratio of the population served by a network to the total population of a country or a given region (Table IM1B).

Coverage rates as of 31.12, as % of the national surface area (Table IM1A )
  GSM network UMTS network  LTE network
2014 87 79 70
2015 87 84 74
2016 87 85 80
2017 88 86 80
2018 prov. 88 86 87

Coverage rates, as % of the national surface area

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Coverage rates as of 31.12, as % of the population (Table IM1B)
  GSM network UMTS network LTE network
2014 100 100 98
2015 100 100 98
2016 100 100 99
2017 100 100 99
2018 prov. 100 100 100

Coverage rates, as % of the population

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Last modification 09.12.2019

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