China: Mobile network coverage

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 China

Mobile network coverage, percent of the population

 Latest value 99.5
 Year 2016
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2012 - 2016
 Average 99.5
 Min - Max 99.5 - 99.5
 Source International Telecommunication Union
For that indicator, we provide data for China from 2012 to 2016. The average value for China during that period was 99.5 percent with a minimum of 99.5 percent in 2012 and a maximum of 99.5 percent in 2012. The latest value from 2016 is 99.5 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2016 based on 138 countries is 94.01 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Definition: Mobile network coverage measures the percentage of inhabitants who are within range of a mobile cellular signal, irrespective of whether or not they are subscribers. This is calculated by dividing the number of inhabitants within range of a mobile cellular signal by the total population.


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