Canadians Send 270 Million Texts per Day

According to new data revealed by the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association, text messaging in Canada continues to grow.

Canadians send just under 24 billion text messages in the second quarter of 2012. That’s nearly eight billion texts per month or almost 270 million texts per day.

78 billion text messages were sent in Canada in 2011, according to the CWTA. That’s up from 56.4 billion in 2010. And 2012 is poised to see at least 90 billion, if not 100 billion, text messages sent.