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August 6, 2014

TRAI 2014 numbers show Indian Telephone subscribers at 933 million.Broadband at 60million




According to the latest  TRAI numbers The share of urban  telephone subscribers has declined from 59.77% to 59.51% whereas share of rural subscribers has increased from 40.23% to(  Telecom Regulatory authority of india )With this, the overall Tele-density in India remained same at 75.23 at the end of March, 2014 as compared to previous month.

The number of telephone subscribers in India increased from 931.95 million at the end of February, 2014 to 933.00 million at the end of March, 2014, thereby showing a monthly growth of 0.11%.

Mobile Number Portability requests increased from 114.41 million subscribers at the end of February, 2014 to 117.01 million at the end of March, 2014. In the month of March, 2014 alone 2.60 million requests have been made for MNP.

Active wireless subscribers on the date of Peak VLR in March, 2014 are 790.87 million, 87.44% of the total subscribers.

Total Broadband (> 512 Kbps) subscription increased from 58.00 million at the end of February, 2014 to 60.87 million at the end of March, 2014. Out of which, wired broadband subscription is 14.86 million and wireless broadband subscription is 46.01 million.