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Australia - Fixed Broadband - Market Insights and Statistical Overview


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Australia - Fixed Broadband - Market Insights and Statistical Overview

This report presents an overview of key statistics and trends in the Australian broadband market in early 2014, segmented by geographical area and access technologies. The report provides market share for the key providers as well as access revenue statistics. It also includes data from recent surveys by government departments including the Australian Bureau of Statistics, as also the ACMA Communications report 2012-13. An overview of new trends and technologies forms the backdrop to a more general market analysis.

The report assesses the internet service providers market, detailing the number of operators in each sector as well as the strategies of the major players. Comparisons with international markets are included to present an overview of the Australian broadband landscape.

Key developments:

FttP, ADSL, ISP market, VoIP, satellite, iiNet acquires Adam Internet, sells TransACT fibre infrastructure to NBN Co; interim satellite service reaches capacity; Foxtel's anticipated launch of triple play services to affect broadband market share among key players; company performance data for FY2013 and to end-2013; ABS data to December 2013; Akamai broadband data to September 2013; market developments to April 2014.

Companied covered in this report include:

Optus, Telstra, NBN Co, iiNet, TPG, TransACT


1. Synopsis
2. Overall size of the market
2.1 Total broadband subscribers
2.2 Market shares
3. Access revenues
3.1 Statistical overview
3.2 Average Revenue per User (ARPU)
4. Other surveys and statistics
4.1 Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) Survey update December 2013
4.2 Statistical information by technology
4.3 Broadband speeds
4.4 Broadband traffic
5. ISP market overview
5.1 The market going into 2014
5.2 Data limiting
5.3 ISP market statistics
5.4 ISPs contracting but some sectors may expand
5.5 Digital Media Triple play business models (separate report)
5.6 Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) added to naked DSL
6. Benchmarking with other countries
6.1 Fixed broadband
6.2 Wireless broadband
7. Related reports
Table 1 Historical - Total broadband subscribers and annual change 2000 - 2004
Table 2 Total broadband subscribers and annual change 2005 - 2015
Table 3 Broadband subscribers, DSL and cable 2008 2014
Table 4 Broadband market overall market share by technology 2003 - 2014
Table 5 Broadband revenues by major provider 2005 - 2013
Table 6 Annual change in broadband access revenues by major provider 2006 - 2013
Table 7 Market share of broadband access revenues by major provider 2005 - 2014
Table 8 Estimated fixed broadband ARPUs 2006 - 2014
Table 9 Internet subscribers by access technology 2009 - 2013
Table 10 Broadband market share by technology and annual change 2008 - 2013
Table 11 Business, government and household internet subscribers 2009 - 2013
Table 12 Subscribers' average speed in Australia versus selected countries 2010 - 2013
Table 13 Proportion of internet subscribers by download speed 2009 - 2013
Table 14 Internet subscribers by download speed 2008 - 2013
Table 15 Terabytes of data downloaded by access technology (historic) 2008 - 2013
Table 16 Annual change in data downloaded by access technology 2011 - 2013
Table 17 Number of ISPs by size in the Australian market 2008 - 2013
Table 18 Number of ISPs 2001 - 2014
Table 19 Internet subscribers by key providers June 2013
Table 20 Fixed broadband access among internet households selected countries 2008 - 2013
Table 21 Top ten OECD countries by wireless broadband subscriptions 2012 - 2013
Chart 1 Total broadband subscribers and annual change 2005 - 2015
Chart 2 Overview of broadband access revenues by major provider 2005 - 2013
Chart 3 Overview of annual change in broadband access revenues by major provider 2006 - 2013
Chart 4 Overview of market share of broadband access revenues by major provider 2005 - 2014
Chart 5 Overview of fixed broadband ARPUs 2006 - 2014
Chart 6 Internet subscribers by download speed 2008 2013
Chart 7 Terabytes of data downloaded by access technology (historic) 2008 2013

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