The total number of Bangladesh’s mobile phone users is close to nearly 184 million at the end of March this year, showed the latest statistics of the country’s telecom regulator.
According to data from the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC), the number of subscribers in the South Asian country reached 183.89 million in March.
The number stood at 180.20 million at the end of December 2022. Bangladesh has a population of nearly 170 million and its gross domestic product in 2021 was P416 billion.
Currently, Bangladesh has four mobile companies, three of which are foreign-backed cell phone operators.
The number of subscribers of mobile operators, Grameen Phone, Robi Axiata, Banglalink Digital Communications and Teletalk Bangladesh, stood at 80.30 million, 55.57 million, 41.39 million and 6.63 million respectively at the end of March, the data showed.
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