Mobile phone penetration as a percentage of population reached 99.0 % in 2018 in Bahamas, according to World Bank. This is 9.43 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, mobile phone penetration as a percentage of population in Bahamas reached an all time high of 121 % in 2010 and an all time low of 0.750 % in 1990. When compared to Bahamas's main peers, mobile phone penetration as a percentage of population in Cuba amounted to 47.4 %, 84.1 % in Dominican Republic, 57.5 % in Haiti and 124 % in USA in 2018.
Bahamas has been ranked 111th within the group of 179 countries we follow in terms of mobile phone penetration as a percentage of population, 58 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Mobile cellular telephone subscriptions are subscriptions to a public mobile telephone service using cellular technology which provide access to the public switched telephone network.