Number of sms reached 14,773 mil in 2009 in Belgium, according to Eurostat. This is 83.9 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of sms in Belgium reached an all time high of 14,773 mil in 2009 and an all time low of 1,864 mil in 2001. When compared to Belgium's main peers, number of sms in France amounted to 62,906 mil, 34,400 mil in Germany, 439 mil in Luxembourg and 8,162 mil in Netherlands in 2009.
Belgium has been ranked 7th within the group of 29 countries we follow in terms of number of sms.
Short Message Service (SMS) is a text messaging service component of phone, web, or mobile communication systems, using standardised communications protocols that allow the exchange of short text messages between fixed-line or mobile phone devices.