Munich A majority of nearly two-thirds (62 percent) of those who experienced such problems said they occurred at home, with friends or family. Almost a third (31 percent) reported network failures in the car. Walking in the country (25 percent) or traveling by train (24 percent), including underground and suburban trains, are therefore frequent situations. However, more than half of all respondents (52 percent) stated that they had not had any network failures or interruptions.
According to the Federal Network Agency, Germany is almost 100 percent covered by mobile communications: The proportion of areas covered according to the 2G standard is 99.68 percent nationwide, with 4G (LTE) the proportion is 96.99 percent. 84.86 percent of the area is covered with 5G.
Mobile phone users can use the Bonn authority’s dead-spot app to identify and report dead spots. The Federal Network Agency documents dead spots on a map on the Internet. The mobile phone monitoring map gives an overview of the coverage depending on the network technology.