SIM Card and Internet Subscribers on the Rise

AKP Phnom Penh, March 03, 2020 —

Number of registered SIM cards has increased by 12 percent to 21 million, while that of mobile internet subscribers has risen by 20 percent to 16 million.

Report from Telecommunication Regulator of Cambodia (TRC) shows that the number of SIM card users is equivalent to 133 percent of the total population and that of internet users to 99 percent.

Fixed mobile phone users declined by 35 percent to 57,438 and fixed broadband internet subscribers were 224,104, up 46 percent, it added.

The number of registered Facebook accounts also increased by 29 percent to 8.8 million.

Cambodia has six mobile phone service providers, seven fixed phone service providers, seven mobile internet service providers, and 33 fixed internet providers, according to TRC.

By Chea Vannak