Number of sms reached 8,243 mil in 2009 in Spain, according to Eurostat. This is 6.03 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, number of sms in Spain reached an all time high of 11,736 mil in 2003 and an all time low of 2,665 mil in 2000. When compared to Spain's main peers, number of sms in France amounted to 62,906 mil and 25,473 mil in Portugal in 2009.
Spain has been ranked 11th 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.