Lucidity Insights

Smartphone Penetration Rate (%)

Published date 15 June 2022
smartphone Penetration Rate (%)

Data shows that Oman and the UAE boast smartphone penetration rates above 90% (among populations 21 years and older), and Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Israel have smartphone penetration rates above 80%. Smartphone penetration is especially critical, as more and more fintech applications spanning digital payments to insurtech are browsed and purchased on mobile devices around the world.