The number of telephone subscribers in India increased from 904.56 million at the end of October, 2013 to 910.14 million at the end of November 2013, thereby showing a monthly growth of 0.62%. The share of urban subscribers has declined from 60.26% to 60.06% whereas share of rural subscribers has increased from 39.74% to 39.94% in the month of November 2013. With this, the overall Teledensity in India increased from 73.32 at the end of October, 2013 to 73.69 at the end of November, 2013.
Subscription in the urban areas increased from 545.09 million in October, 2013 to 546.64 million at the end of November, 2013. Subscription in rural areas increased from 359.48 million to 363.50 million during the same period. The monthly growth rate of urban and rural subscription is 0.28% and 1.12% respectively. The overall urban Teledensity has increased from 144.28 to 144.46 and Rural Teledensity increased from 42.00 to 42.43 in this month.