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Zambia: Mobile network coverage, percent of the population: For that indicator, International Telecommunication Union provides data for Zambia from 2012 to 2016. The average value for Zambia during that period was 77.2 percent with a minumum of 62 percent in 2013 and a maximum of 90 percent in 2012. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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.