Number of sms reached 11,913 mil in 2009 in Ireland, according to Eurostat. This is 17.5 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of sms in Ireland reached an all time high of 11,913 mil in 2009 and an all time low of 574 mil in 2000. When compared to Ireland's main peers, number of sms in France amounted to 62,906 mil and 147 mil in Iceland in 2009.
Ireland has been ranked 9th 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.