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Mobile network coverage, percent of the population, 2016:

The average for 2016 based on 11 countries was 97.53 percent. The highest value was in Bolivia: 100 percent and the lowest value was in Venezuela: 90 percent. The indicator is available from 2012 to 2016. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: percent; Source: International Telecommunication Union
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Countries Mobile network coverage, 2016 Global rank Available data
Bolivia 100 1 -
Brazil 100 2 -
Colombia 100 3 -
Peru 100 4 -
Uruguay 100 5 -
Paraguay 99.7 6 -
Guyana 97.1 7 -
Ecuador 96.9 8 -
Chile 95 9 -
Argentina 94.1 10 -
Venezuela 90 11 -



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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