Number of sms reached 25,473 mil in 2009 in Portugal, according to Eurostat. This is 9.33 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of sms in Portugal reached an all time high of 25,473 mil in 2009 and an all time low of 550 mil in 2000. When compared to Portugal's main peers, number of sms in France amounted to 62,906 mil, 11,913 mil in Ireland and 8,243 mil in Spain in 2009.
Portugal has been ranked 5th 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.