Number of sms reached 34,400 mil in 2009 in Germany, according to Eurostat. This is 23.7 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of sms in Germany reached an all time high of 34,400 mil in 2009 and an all time low of 3,600 mil in 1999. When compared to Germany's main peers, number of sms in Austria amounted to 5,740 mil, 14,773 mil in Belgium, 62,906 mil in France and 46,697 mil in Poland in 2009.
Germany has been ranked 4th within the group of 29 countries we follow in terms of number of sms, 3 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
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.