Mobile data transmission volume 

Updated: 8.11.2017 - Next update: 30.3.2018

In the first half of 2017, mobile data was transferred at an average monthly volume of 22 gigabytes per user, up 57% from last year. Mobile data usage continued on a strong growth path but percentage growth showed signs of slowing down.

More statistics related to telephone and broadband services as well as further information on the development of these can be found on FICORA's statistics pages.

Finnish Communications Regulatory Authority

Description of indicator

The data is collected bi-annually. The data transfer volume in the mobile network has been reported in terabytes, i.e. in thousands gigabytes during the time periods of 1 January to 30 June and 1 July to 31 December according to results.

The data transferred in the mobile network includes the packet switched data traffic sent from or received to telecommunications operators' mobile subscriptions at a given time. The volume contains both the traffic the user has sent (uploaded) and the traffic the user has received (downloaded).