2018 Mobile Device Statistics

Source: Ericsson Mobility Report Published: November 2018

Source: Ericsson Mobility Report
Published: November 2018

2018 Mobile Device Stats

Circulated: December 5, 2018

  • Global traffic grew 79% YoY, with the average smartphone consuming 5.2 gigabytes per month.

  • China traffic grew 140% YoY, with the average smartphone consuming 7.3 gigabytes per month.

  • 95% of the earth’s population is now under 3G coverage and 60% under LTE.

  • 60% of mobile data traffic in 2018 is from video (projected to be 74% in 2024).