In April-June, the number of subscribers to Ukrainian mobile-telephone operators rose by 68.7% or 37.634 million to 92.414 million, compared to the first quarter of 2010.
The State Statistics Committee announced this in a statement, a copy of which
In particular, among the population 31.593 million people are subscribers, that is by 0.1% less, compared with the first quarter of 2010
According to data of the State Statistics Committee, for Kyiv falls 8.249 million of subscribers or 8.92% of the total number; for the Donetsk region — 18.794 million or 20.34%, for the Dnipropetrovsk region — 13.593 million or 14.71%, for the Odesa region — 2.728 million or 2.95%, and for the Kharkiv region — 3.561 million or 3.85%.
As Ukrainian News earlier reported, in January-March 2010, the number of subscribers to Ukrainian mobile-telephone operators shrank by 1% or 541,000 to 54.780 million.
In 2009 the number of subscribers to Ukrainian mobile-telephone operators fell by 0.6% compared with 2008, from 55.682 million to 55.321 million, according to specified data.
According to the iKS-Consulting agency, in 2008 the number of the mobile-telephone operators’ subscribers in Ukraine rose by 0.6% or 0.32 million compared with the previous year, to 55.9 million.