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Ghana Telecommunications Report Q2 2015

Ghana Telecommunications Report Q2 2015

BMI View: The NCA's plan to license MVNO players in Ghana's already crowded mobile market will pushprice competition to unsustainable levels. This will encourage operators to seek further cost efficiencies andcould trigger consolidation among the smaller players.

Key Data

The Ghanaian mobile market grew by 2.2% quarter-on-quarter (q-o-q) in Q414 to reach 114.7% marketpenetration.

The mobile data market grew by 2.6% q-o-q in Q414, yet 53.1% growth y-o-y due to strong first andthird quarters in 2014. The market is driven by expanding network coverage, falling tariffs and theavailability of low-cost smartphones.

The wireline market remained nearly unchanged and contracted by 3.7% year-on-year (y-o-y) to reach260,407 wirline subscriptions in Q414. The market had been contracting for six consecutivequarters before, indicating that fixed-to-mobile substitution is gaining pace.

BMI Industry View
Operational Risk
Industry Forecast
Table: Telecoms Sector - Mobile - Historical Data & Forecasts (Ghana 2012-2019)
Table: Telecoms Sector - Wireline - Historical Data & Forecasts (Ghana 2012-2019)
Industry Risk Reward Ratings
Table: Sub-Saharan Africa RRI, Q2 2015
Market Overview
Regional Perspective
Table: Ghana Mobile Market Regional Comparison, 2013
Key Developments
Market Growth
Market Share
Table: Comparison Of 3G Pricing, March 2014
Table: Value-Added Services Developments
Mobile Operator Data
Table: Market Overview
Table: MTN
Table: Vodafone
Table: Tigo
Table: Airtel
Table: Glo
Table: Expresso
Mobile Content
Table: Selected Value Added Services Developments, Q414-Q115
Table: Ghana Fixed-Line Market
Industry Trends And Developments
Regulatory Development
Regulatory Overview
Table: Ghana's Regulatory Bodies And Their Responsibilities
Regulatory Developments
Competitive Landscape
Table: Key Players - Ghana Telecoms Sector
Table: Financial Indicators
Company Profiles
Vodafone Ghana
MTN Ghana
Regional Overview
Regional Overview
Table: Selected Contracts In Africa, 2014
Demographic Forecast
Table: Population Headline Indicators (Ghana 1990-2025)
Table: Key Population Ratios (Ghana 1990-2025)
Table: Urban/Rural Population & Life Expectancy (Ghana 1990-2025)
Table: Population By Age Group (Ghana 1990-2025)
Table: Population By Age Group % (Ghana 1990-2025)
Table: Glossary Of Terms
Industry Forecast Methodology
Risk/Reward Index Methodology
Table: Risk/Reward Index Indicators
Table: Weighting Of Indicators

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