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The Telecommunications Market in Southern Africa—Key Fixed and Mobile Market Indicators

The Telecommunications Market in Southern Africa—Key Fixed and Mobile Market Indicators

This research service provides an analysis of the Southern African telecommunications market. The areas of focus are fixed-line, mobile, and Internet communications with special interest in broadband communications. Technologies include fibre, satellite, WiMAX, Wi-Fi, 3G, ADSL, and CDMA. Each of the 12 Southern African countries is analyzed on country and regional levels. The research highlights key mobile network operators and fixed-line operators in each country and their strategies to compete in the telecommunications market. In addition, strategic insights on trending areas such as mobile money, mInsurance, and mCommerce services are included. A brief look into the market’s future and an analysis of its current landscape are provided.


  • Executive Summary
    • Key Findings
  • Southern African Telecommunications Market-Overview
    • Research Scope
    • Geographic Scope
    • Southern African Countries-Overview
      • Table Total Telecommunications Market: Country Overview, Southern Africa, 2015
    • Overview of Submarine Cables in Southern Africa
    • ICT Development Index (IDI)
    • Networked Readiness Index (NRI)
    • 3G and 4G Network Presence
    • Market Definitions
  • Total Southern African Telecommunications Market
    • Total Telecommunications Market-Fixed-line and Mobile Subscribers
      • Table Total Telecommunications Market: Population, Fixed-line, and Mobile Subscribers, Southern Africa, 2009-2015
    • Total Telecommunications Market-Percent of Fixed-line and Mobile Subscribers by Country
    • Mobile Money Market-Account Penetration on a Global Level
    • Mobile Money Market-Account Penetration in Southern Africa
    • Mobile Money Market-Key Participants in Southern Africa
    • Mobile Money Market Highlights
    • mCommerce Market-Overview
    • mCommerce Market Highlights
    • mInsurance Market-Overview and Market Highlights
  • Angola
    • Angola-Telecommunications Market Overview
    • Angola-Telecommunications Market Analysis
    • Angola-Telecommunications Market Highlights
    • Angola-Telecommunications Market Analysis
      • Table Telecommunications Market: Population, Fixed-line, and Mobile Subscribers, Angola, 2009-2015
    • Angola-Telecommunications Operators Analysis
  • Botswana
    • Botswana-Telecommunications Market Overview
    • Botswana-Telecommunications Market Analysis
    • Botswana-Telecommunications Market Highlights
      • Table Telecommunications Market: Population, Fixed-line, and Mobile Subscribers, Botswana, 2009-2015
    • Botswana-Telecommunications Operators Analysis
  • Lesotho
    • Lesotho-Telecommunications Market Overview
    • Lesotho-Telecommunications Market Analysis
    • Lesotho-Telecommunications Market Highlights
    • Lesotho-Telecommunications Market Analysis
      • Table Telecommunications Market: Population, Fixed-line, and Mobile Subscribers, Lesotho, 2009-2015
    • Lesotho-Telecommunications Operators Analysis
  • Madagascar
    • Madagascar-Telecommunications Market Overview
    • Madagascar-Telecommunications Market Analysis
    • Madagascar-Telecommunications Market Highlights
    • Madagascar-Telecommunications Market Analysis
      • Table Telecommunications Market: Population, Fixed-line, and Mobile Subscribers, Madagascar, 2009-2015
    • Madagascar-Telecommunications Operators Analysis
  • Malawi
    • Malawi-Telecommunications Market Overview
    • Malawi-Telecommunications Market Analysis
    • Malawi-Telecommunications Market Highlights
      • Table Telecommunications Market: Population, Fixed-line, and Mobile Subscribers, Malawi, 2009-2015
    • Malawi-Telecommunications Operators Analysis
  • Mauritius
    • Mauritius-Telecommunications Market Overview
    • Mauritius-Telecommunications Market Analysis
    • Mauritius-Telecommunications Market Highlights
    • Mauritius-Telecommunications Market Analysis
      • Table Telecommunications Market: Population, Fixed-line, and Mobile Subscribers, Mauritius, 2009-2015
    • Mauritius-Telecommunications Operators Analysis
  • Mozambique
    • Mozambique-Telecommunications Market Overview
    • Mozambique-Telecommunications Market Analysis
    • Mozambique-Telecommunications Market Highlights
    • Mozambique-Telecommunications Market Analysis
      • Table Telecommunications Market: Population, Fixed-line, and Mobile Subscribers, Mozambique, 2009-2015
    • Mozambique-Telecommunications Operators Analysis
  • Namibia
    • Namibia-Telecommunications Market Overview
    • Namibia-Telecommunications Market Analysis
    • Namibia-Telecommunications Market Highlights
    • Namibia-Telecommunications Market Analysis
      • Table Telecommunications Market: Population, Fixed-line, and Mobile Subscribers, Namibia, 2009-2015
    • Namibia-Telecommunications Operators Analysis
  • South Africa
    • South Africa-Telecommunications Market Overview
    • South Africa-Telecommunications Market Analysis
    • South Africa-Telecommunications Market Highlights
    • South Africa-Telecommunications Market Analysis
      • Table Telecommunications Market: Population, Fixed-line, and Mobile Subscribers, South Africa, 2009-2015
    • South Africa-Telecommunications Operators Analysis
  • Swaziland
    • Swaziland-Telecommunications Market Overview
    • Swaziland-Telecommunications Market Analysis
    • Swaziland-Telecommunications Market Highlights
    • Swaziland-Telecommunications Market Analysis
      • Table Telecommunications Market: Population, Fixed-line, and Mobile Subscribers, Swaziland, 2009-2015
  • Zambia
    • Zambia-Telecommunications Market Overview
    • Zambia-Telecommunications Market Analysis
    • Zambia-Telecommunications Market Highlights
    • Zambia-Telecommunications Market Analysis
      • Table Telecommunications Market: Population, Fixed-line, and Mobile Subscribers, Zambia, 2009-2015
    • Zambia-Telecommunications Operators Analysis
  • Zimbabwe
    • Zimbabwe-Telecommunications Market Overview
    • Zimbabwe-Telecommunications Market Analysis
    • Zimbabwe-Telecommunications Market Highlights
    • Zimbabwe-Telecommunications Market Analysis
      • Table Telecommunications Market: Population, Fixed-line, and Mobile Subscribers, Zimbabwe, 2009-2015
    • Zimbabwe-Telecommunications Operators Analysis
  • The Last Word
    • Conclusion
  • Appendix
    • List of Countries Included in "Others"

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