Customers' Average Local Monthly Wireless Phone Bill Reached Bottom in 1998

Month
and
Year
Average Local Monthly Wireless Bill ($)
Dec-87 96.83
Jun-88 95.00
Dec-88 98.02
Jun-89 85.52
Dec-89 89.30
Jun-90 83.94
Dec-90 80.90
Jun-91 74.56
Dec-91 72.74
Jun-92 68.51
Dec-92 68.68
Jun-93 67.31
Dec-93 61.49
Jun-94 58.65
Dec-94 56.21
Jun-95 52.45
Dec-95 51.00
Jun-96 48.84
Dec-96 47.70
Jun-97 43.86
Dec-97 42.78
Jun-98 39.88
Dec-98 39.43
Jun-99 40.24
Dec-99 41.24
Jun-00 45.15
Dec-00 45.27
Jun-01 45.56

Source: Cellular Telecommunications and Internet Association Semi-Annual Wireless Industry Survey