You’ve probably noticed that *everyone* around you uses a mobile phone. In fact, out of 7.04 billion people in the world, 6 billion has one. That’s 85% of the world and the number keeps growing. Here are some other interesting facts:
- 2.29 trillion cell phone minutes were used in the US this year.
- The number of mobile phones on earth is 1 million more the number of stars you can see from Earth
- All these cell phones weight as much as 4,400 blue whales
- The average phone includes 3% gold
These and some other details are nicely illustrated in the infographic below, prepared by the TopComputerScienceDegrees.com website. Check it out and let us know your thoughts…