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Telecommunication Services in South Africa

Telecommunication Services in South Africa

Summary

Telecommunication Services in South Africa industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value and volume 2013-17, and forecast to 2022). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.

Synopsis

Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the South Africa telecommunication services market. Includes market size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.

Key highlights

  • The Telecommunication Services market is defined as the total volume and value of both the fixed line telecommunications market and the Wireless Telecommunications market. The market volume here is defined as the total number of fixed-line telephones and mobile subscribers.
  • The South African telecommunication services market had total revenues of $9.2bn in 2017, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 0% between 2013 and 2017.
  • Market consumption volume increased with a CAGR of 6.4% between 2013 and 2017, to reach a total of 98.2 million users in 2017.
  • According to Google’s ‘Consumer Barometer Survey’, smartphone usage reached 60% of the population aged over 16 years in 2017, from 40% in 2013.
Scope
  • Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, major segments, and leading players in the telecommunication services market in South Africa
  • Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the telecommunication services market in South Africa
  • Leading company profiles reveal details of key telecommunication services market players’ global operations and financial performance
  • Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the South Africa telecommunication services market with five year forecasts by both value and volume
Reasons to buy
  • What was the size of the South Africa telecommunication services market by value in 2017?
  • What will be the size of the South Africa telecommunication services market in 2022?
  • What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the South Africa telecommunication services market?
  • How has the market performed over the last five years?
  • What are the main segments that make up South Africa's telecommunication services market?


Executive Summary
Market value
Market value forecast
Market volume
Market volume forecast
Category segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market rivalry
Market Overview
Market definition
Market analysis
Market Data
Market value
Market volume
Market Segmentation
Category segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market Outlook
Market value forecast
Market volume forecast
Five Forces Analysis
Summary
Buyer power
Supplier power
New entrants
Threat of substitutes
Degree of rivalry
Leading Companies
Cell C (Pty) Ltd.
MTN Group Limited
Telkom SA SOC Limited
Vodacom Group Limited
Macroeconomic Indicators
Country data
Methodology
Industry associations
Related MarketLine research
Appendix
About MarketLine
List of Tables
Table 1: South Africa telecommunication services market value: $ million, 2013-17
Table 2: South Africa telecommunication services market volume: million users, 2013-17
Table 3: South Africa telecommunication services market category segmentation: $ million, 2017
Table 4: South Africa telecommunication services market geography segmentation: $ million, 2017
Table 5: South Africa telecommunication services market value forecast: $ million, 2017-22
Table 6: South Africa telecommunication services market volume forecast: million users, 2017-22
Table 7: Cell C (Pty) Ltd.: key facts
Table 8: MTN Group Limited: key facts
Table 9: MTN Group Limited: key financials ($)
Table 10: MTN Group Limited: key financials (ZAR)
Table 11: MTN Group Limited: key financial ratios
Table 12: Telkom SA SOC Limited: key facts
Table 13: Telkom SA SOC Limited: key financials ($)
Table 14: Telkom SA SOC Limited: key financials (ZAR)
Table 15: Telkom SA SOC Limited: key financial ratios
Table 16: Vodacom Group Limited: key facts
Table 17: Vodacom Group Limited: key financials ($)
Table 18: Vodacom Group Limited: key financials (ZAR)
Table 19: Vodacom Group Limited: key financial ratios
Table 20: South Africa size of population (million), 2013-17
Table 21: South Africa gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2013-17
Table 22: South Africa gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2013-17
Table 23: South Africa inflation, 2013-17
Table 24: South Africa consumer price index (absolute), 2013-17
Table 25: South Africa exchange rate, 2013-17
List of Figures
Figure 1: South Africa telecommunication services market value: $ million, 2013-17
Figure 2: South Africa telecommunication services market volume: million users, 2013-17
Figure 3: South Africa telecommunication services market category segmentation: % share, by value, 2017
Figure 4: South Africa telecommunication services market geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2017
Figure 5: South Africa telecommunication services market value forecast: $ million, 2017-22
Figure 6: South Africa telecommunication services market volume forecast: million users, 2017-22
Figure 7: Forces driving competition in the telecommunication services market in South Africa, 2017
Figure 8: Drivers of buyer power in the telecommunication services market in South Africa, 2017
Figure 9: Drivers of supplier power in the telecommunication services market in South Africa, 2017
Figure 10: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the telecommunication services market in South Africa, 2017
Figure 11: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the telecommunication services market in South Africa, 2017
Figure 12: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the telecommunication services market in South Africa, 2017
Figure 13: MTN Group Limited: revenues & profitability
Figure 14: MTN Group Limited: assets & liabilities
Figure 15: Telkom SA SOC Limited: revenues & profitability
Figure 16: Telkom SA SOC Limited: assets & liabilities
Figure 17: Vodacom Group Limited: revenues & profitability
Figure 18: Vodacom Group Limited: assets & liabilities

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