How Much Time Do You Spend On Your Mobile?

Minutes Spent on the Phone Per Mobile Phone User (mins), 2009 or latest
Telcos & Hi-Tech | December 31, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 29 countries in 2009, Cyprus ranked the highest in minutes spent on the phone per mobile phone user with 5,410 mins followed by Iceland and Norway. On the other end of the scale was Switzerland with 649 mins, Malta with 711 mins and Germany with 782 mins.

Data for more countries are available at Minutes Spent on the Phone Per Mobile Phone User indicator page.

Minutes Spent on the Phone Per Mobile Phone User Unit 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Austria mins ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 1,105 1,305 1,370 1,479 1,626
Cyprus mins ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 1,963 2,179 2,349 5,100 4,790
Denmark mins ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 842 997 1,151 1,255 1,331
Estonia mins ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 863 941 900 987 1,141
Finland mins ... ... ... ... ... ... 1,719 1,933 2,058 2,238 2,217
France mins ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 1,522 1,667 1,656 1,404 1,749
Hungary mins ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 776 858 993 1,168 1,211
Iceland mins ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 1,267 1,336 1,410 1,457 1,565
Ireland mins ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 1,230 1,239 1,140 1,303 1,342
Norway mins ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 1,122 1,201 1,378 1,557 1,776
Portugal mins ... ... ... ... ... ... 1,035 1,045 967 971 965
Romania mins ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 621 637 687 880 1,020
Slovenia mins ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 1,426 1,216 1,260 1,377 1,433
Sweden mins ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 766 867 1,090 1,316 1,545
Turkey mins ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 417 579 814 907 926