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Technology, Cell Phones & E-Commerce (Facts & Figures)

3G/4G SUBSCRIBERS
Operator
CMPak (Zong)
PMCL (Jazz)
Telenor
PTML (Ufone)
Warid
Total
Technology
3G
4G
3G
4G
3G
4G
3G
LTE
2013-14
417,814
425,992
895
539,376
1,384,077
2014-15
2,898,094
105,128
3,656,345
4,162,616
2,570,283
106,211
13,498,677
2015-16
5,988,197
680,620
8,919,218
8,371,991
5,223,096
347,132
29,530,254
Jul-16
6,512,982
789,824
10,200,672
8,639,030
5,269,266
367,775
31,779,549
Aug-16
6,755,323
921,526
10,412,410
8,795,937
5,258,699
555,167
32,699,062
Sep-16
6,663,710
1,713,900
10,955,525
9,110,397
5,297,543
577,275
34,318,350
Oct-16
6,680,819
1,903,285
11,779,923
9,237,732
5,245,299
599,785
35,446,843
Nov-16
6,824,012
2,080,720
12,148,195
9,504,314
5,219,952
635,054
36,412,247
Dec-16
7,134,497
2,274,157
12,326,033
9,897,252
5,305,094
637,363
37,574,396
Jan-17
7,475,904
2,855,336
11,875,228
700,486
10,114,292
152,645
5,095,611
38,269,702
Feb-17
7,602,691
3,111,307
12,043,061
735,068
10,371,697
228,106
4,870,513
38,962,443
Mar-17
7,780,743
3,372,713
12,405,704
799,519
10,525,635
323,823
4,671,916
39,880,053

BROADBAND SUBSCRIBERS BY TECHNOLOGY
Technology
DSL
HFC
WiMax
FTTH
EvDO
Others
Mobile BB
Total
2014-15
1,480,672
43,362
487,582
19,490
1,334,725
6,089
13,498,677
16,885,518
2015-16
1,421,746
43,167
183,181
25,665
1,084,367
6,906
29,530,254
32,295,286
16-Jul
1,402,193
43,241
183,611
26,143
1,032,693
7,229
31,779,549
34,472,659
16-Aug
1,400,398
43,543
180,549
26,141
1,005,269
7,616
32,699,062
35,362,578
16-Sep
1,386,289
43,749
179,885
27,291
983,966
8,263
34,318,350
36,947,793
Oct-16
1,390,720
42,890
180,466
28,968
959,558
8,521
35,446,843
38,057,966
16-Nov
1,392,072
43,468
181,194
29,995
917,995
8,871
36,412,247
39,023,370
16-Dec
1,379,873
43,738
179,238
30,859
878,585
9,097
37,574,396
40,095,786
Jan-17
1,379,046
43,995
178,012
31,663
847,839
9,264
38,269,702
40,759,521
Feb-17
1,379,046
43,995
178,012
31,663
847,839
9,264
38,962,443
41,452,262
Mar-17
1,379,046
43,995
178,012
31,663
847,839
9,264
39,880,053
42,369,872

 

ANNUAL CELLULAR SUBSCRIBERS
Year/Month
PMCL (Jazz)
PTML (Ufone)
CMPak (Zong)
Telenor
Warid
Total
2015-16
39,118,521
19,833,670
25,251,329
38,020,771
11,017,174
133,241,465
16-Jul
39,491,024
19,493,177
25,588,687
38,098,269
10,611,886
133,283,043
16-Aug
40,131,931
19,130,803
25,855,188
38,078,200
10,712,070
133,908,192
16-Sep
40,604,402
18,971,119
26,156,593
38,284,827
10,394,936
134,411,877
16-Oct
40,852,495
18,799,217
26,314,186
38,472,952
10,472,545
134,911,395
16-Nov
41,255,126
18,677,346
26,543,279
38,897,154
10,493,852
135,866,757
16-Dec
41,253,641
18,581,452
26,929,982
39,453,009
10,270,930
136,489,014
*Jan-17
51,534,764
18,478,378
27,496,157
39,586,053
137,095,352
17-Feb
51,876,119
18,456,580
27,706,481
39,752,541
137,791,721
17-Mar
52,467,361
18,470,351
28,008,535
40,162,717
139,108,964

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY IN PAKISTAN
Pakistan has a streamlined government regulatory process and one of the most attractive incentives program for IT investment in the region with zero taxes on IT exports till 2019.
Pakistan allows 100% repatriation of profits to foreign IT investors.
Foreign IT investors can save up to 70% on annual operational expenses by investing in IT sector in Pakistan.
On average, the annual cost for a software engineer in Pakistan is one fifth of the cost in USA and Europe.
Pakistan has more than 15 IT parks with IT-enabled infrastructure with more being planned in future.
Pakistan has more than 200,000 English-speaking IT professionals and graduates and this pool is growing every year.
Pakistan has more than 2000 IT companies out of which 110 are certified in quality standards such as ISO 9001 and ISO 27001 and 22 are certified in Carnegie Mellon’s CMMi standard.
Pakistan has more than 550 call centers with expertise in both inbound and outbound calling including technical support and telemarketing.
Since 2010, more than 20 Pakistani IT companies have won gold or silver awards at APICTA in different categories.

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