Fact File: Tanzanian mobile subscribers hit 39 million

Mobile telephone subscribers in the eastern African country of Tanzania has grown to 39,665,600 in 2015. This was up from the 2014 figure of 31,862,656. This information was made public by the Tanzania Regulatory Authority.

Internet penetration in Tanzania is currently at 34%.

Fact File: Tanzanian Mobile subscribers

Existing mobile telecom operators in Tanzania include:

  1. Airtel Tanzania
  2. Smart Telecom
  3. TTCL – Tanzania Telecommunications Company
  4. Zanzibar Telecom Limited (Zantel)
  5. Vodacom Tanzania
  6. Tigo Tanzania

The country has a handful of other operators providing CDMA fixed wireless, UMTS, mobile WiMAX, and 4G TD-LTE wireless broadband services.


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