Infographic: There are more mobile devices in the world than people

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Infographic: There are more mobile devices in the world than people

An infographic from the International Telecommunication Union breaks down mobile device usage by region. Image: International Telecommunication Union.

Happy New Year! The world is now populated by more mobile devices than people, according to an extra long infographic posted on the Digital Buzz Blog.

Here are some key facts about gobal mobile device usage:

  • 91 percent of all people on earth have a mobile phone.
  • 56 percent of people own a smart phone.
  • 50 percent of web users use a mobile device as their primary Internet source.
  • 80 percent of time on mobile devices is spent using apps. 

See the full infographic here

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