Ukraine had more than 40m mobile subscribers at the end of Sept.
US: Cingular reported 54m mobile subscribers at the end of June, ahead of Sprint Nextel with about 51m and T-Mobile with 23.3m.
China Mobile ended September with 287.1m mobile subscribers.
There were 93m PHS users in China as of August 06.
China Telecom had 221m at end-Sept, of which 27.3m are broadband.
India added 17.1m mobile subscribers in the 3Q06 quarter, ahead of China that “only” added 16.8m new users. Total customer numbers in India reached almost 123m at the end of Sept.
Brazil added about 10m new mobile users in the January- September period to reach 96m. Vivo remained market share leader with 30.3%, followed by TIM at 24.9%, Claro at 21% and Oi at 13.2%.