Mobile/wireless provider market share in Pakistan 2004-2019
Network Usage in MENASA Region
Amongst the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia (MENASA) nations, Pakistan had the fifth largest aggregation of active social media users in 2018. Meanwhile, mobile internet users accounted for 21 percent of Pakistan’s population in that year which was the lowest in comparison to other MENASA nations share of internet users.
With the average mobile network connection speed having accelerated between 2017 and 2019 in the Asia Pacific region and further expected to rise 2020 onwards, the Pakistani telecommunications market still holds potential to expand. As of May 2019, the number of mobile/wireless network subscribers in Pakistan shot up to nearly 162 million.