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China - Telecoms, Mobile, Broadband and Digital Media - Statistics and Analyses


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China - Telecoms, Mobile, Broadband and Digital Media - Statistics and Analyses

The China market, although large, still has low penetration rates and this is an excellent indicator for future growth. The report covers trends and developments in telecommunications, mobile, Internet, broadband, digital TV and converging media including IPTV developments.

Subjects include:

Market and industry analyses, trends and developments;
Facts, figures and statistics;
Industry and regulatory issues;
Infrastructure;
Major Players, Revenues, Subscribers, ARPU;
Internet, VoIP, IPTV;
Mobile Voice and Data Markets;
Broadband (FttH, DSL, cable TV, wireless);
Convergence and Digital Media.


  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • KEY STATISTICS
    • Table Country statistics - 2015
    • Table Telecom revenue and investment statistics - 2015
    • Table Telephone network statistics - 2015
    • Table Internet user statistics - 2015
    • Table Fixed Broadband statistics - 2015
    • Table Mobile statistics - 2015
    • Table National telecommunications authorities
  • TELECOMMUNICATIONS MARKET
    • HISTORICAL OVERVIEW
      • Background of China's telecom market - 1980s and 1990s
      • Background of China's telecom market - 2000-2007
      • China's telecom market restructure in 2008
      • Overview of China's telecom market - 2008-2012
        • Table Telecom industry revenue and fixed asset investment - 2006 - 2013
      • Trade dispute - 2013/2014
  • REGULATORY ENVIRONMENT
    • HISTORIC OVERVIEW
    • REGULATORY AUTHORITY
      • Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT)
      • China Internet Network Information Centre
    • GOVERNMENT POLICIES
      • Private investment in state-controlled industries
      • Broadband China
      • Three-network Convergence Policy
      • Internet Plus
      • IOT / M2M
    • TELECOMMUNICATIONS REGULATIONS
    • LICENSING
    • INTERCONNECT
      • Local calls and domestic long distance calls
      • International long distance calls
      • Internet backbone networks
      • SMS
      • MMS
    • TARIFF SETTING
    • UNIVERSAL SERVICE OBLIGATION
  • COMPETITION ISSUES
    • NEW TELECOMMUNICATIONS LICENSES
  • FIXED NETWORK MARKET
    • INTRODUCTION
    • CHINA TELECOM
      • Company overview
        • Table China Telecom Corporation Ltd at a glance - 2015
      • China Telecom: Financial statistics
        • Table China Telecom financial data - 2001 - 2015
        • Table China Telecom revenue breakdown - 2009 - 2015
      • China Telecom: Operations statistics
        • Table China Telecom fixed-line, fixed broadband subscribers and ARPU - 2004 - 2016
    • CHINA UNICOM
      • Company overview
        • Table China Unicom Ltd at a glance - June2015
      • China Unicom: Financial statistics
        • Table China Unicom financial data - 2001 - 2015
      • China Unicom: Operations statistics
        • Table China Unicom - Fixed line Local access subscribers - 2008 - 2015
    • CHINA TOWER
    • CITIC NETWORKS
  • TELECOMMUNICATIONS INFRASTRUCTURE
    • OVERVIEW OF THE NATIONAL TELECOM NETWORK
      • Table Fixed-line and mobile subscriptions and penetration rate - 1998 - 2014
      • Table Historical - Fixed-line local telephone calls - 2006 - 2013
      • Table Historical - Fixed-line traditional long-distance telephone calls - 2006 - 2013
    • NEW DEVELOPMENTS
    • INTERNATIONAL INFRASTRUCTURE (SATELLITE, SUBMARINE)
      • Terrestrial and submarine cable infrastructure
        • Table Regional/international fibre optic cable networks: January 2015
      • Satellite infrastructure
        • Table Selected Chinese satellite service providers and satellites
        • Table China Satcom satellite fleet
      • International Internet bandwidth
        • Table China total international outlet bandwidth: 2006 - 2014
        • Table International outlet bandwidth for key networks - 2004 - 2014
    • SPECIFIC IT DEVELOPMENTS (DATA CENTRES, CLOUD COMPUTING)
      • Cloud Computing
    • SMART INFRASTRUCTURE
      • Smart grids
      • Smart cities
      • Connected homes
      • Connected car
  • BROADBAND MARKET
    • INTRODUCTION AND STATISTICAL OVERVIEW
      • Table Internet users and annual change - 1996 - 2016
      • Market analysis
        • Table Average time online per week - 2010 - 2014
        • Table Urban and Rural Internet users - 2013 - 2015
        • Table Gender structure of Internet users - 2011 - 2015
        • Table Comparison in age structure of China internet users - 2008 - 2015
      • Broadband statistics
        • Table Fixed broadband subscribers, annual change and penetration - 2000 - 2016
        • Table Internet access by Internet access device type - 2013 - 2015
        • Table Internet access locations for computers - 2013 - 2015
        • Table China Telecom fixed broadband subscribers and annual change - 2003 - 2015
        • Table China Unicom - Fixed line Broadband subscribers - 2008 - 2015
        • Table China Unicom - Number of Fixed Broadband Access Ports - 2010 - 2015
        • Table China Unicom - International Internet and cable capacity - 2010 - 2014
      • Forecast broadband subscribers - 2016 - 2021
        • Table Forecast broadband subscribers and penetration rates - 2016; 2018; 2021
    • REGIONAL BROADBAND NETWORK PLANS
    • FIBRE-TO-THE-PREMISES (FTTP) AND FIBRE-TO-THE-HOME (FTTH)
      • Introduction
      • Recent Developments
      • China Telecom
        • Table China Telecom - FttX homes passed and Subscribers - 2013 - 2015
      • China Unicom
    • HYBRID FIBRE COAX (HFC) NETWORKS
    • DIGITAL SUBSCRIBER LINE (DSL) NETWORKS
      • Table DSL internet subscribers - 2000 - 2014
      • Fixed wireless
  • DIGITAL MEDIA
    • INTRODUCTION
    • REGULATION
    • KEY DIGITAL MEDIA PLAYERS
      • Baidu
        • Table Baidu financial data - 2012 - 2015
      • Tencent
        • Table Tencent financial data - 2012 - 2015
        • Table Tencent capital expenditure - 2013 - 2015
        • Table Tencent - Monthly Active Users of various products - 2013 - 2015
        • Table Tencent - Mobile Monthly Active Users for QQ and Qzone- 2014 - 2015
      • SINA
        • Table SINA financial data - 2012 - 2015
        • Table SINA revenue breakdown - 2012 - 2015
      • Weibo
        • Table Weibo financial data - 2012 - 2015
        • Table Weibo operational data - 2012 - 2015
      • Sohu
        • Table Sohu financial data - 2010 - 2015
    • ADVERTISING
      • Table China online advertising revenue - 2012 - 2018
    • TELEVISION BROADCASTING
    • INTERNET PROTOCOL TV (IPTV)
      • Alibaba
      • Baidu
      • Tencent
      • Xiaomi
      • China Telecom
        • Table China Telecom ITV revenue - 2012 - 2015
      • China Unicom
    • HYBRID FIBRE COAX CABLE (HFC)
      • Overview
      • Consolidation
      • CATV market regulations
      • Major operators
      • Statistics
        • Table Cable TV subscriptions and annual growth - 1996 - 2016
      • Digital Cable TV
        • Table Digital cable TV subscribers and penetration rate - 2002 - 2016
      • Next Generation Broadcasting network
    • SATELLITE TV
    • VIDEO STREAMING
      • Table Online video users and utilisation rate - 2009 - 2015
      • Major players
        • Table Brand Penetration rates of video sites - 2014
    • SOCIAL MEDIA
      • Meilishuo
      • Mogujie
      • RenRen
        • Table RenRen financial data - 2010 - 2015
        • Table RenRen operational data - 2012 - 2014
    • MUSIC
      • Table Online music users and utilisation rate - 2009 - 2014
    • ON LINE GAMING AND GAMBLING
      • Table Online gaming users and utilisation rate - 2009 - 2014
      • Table Time spent playing online games daily - 2014
      • Table Payment for PC online games - 2014
      • Major players
  • DIGITAL ECONOMY
    • INTRODUCTION
    • IOT / SMART CITIES
      • China Unicom
    • ONLINE ACTIVITIES
      • Table Utilisation rate and number of users of different network applications - 2012 - 2015
      • Table Market share of online search engines - 2005 - 2010; 2012; 2014
      • e-Commerce
        • Table Online shopping users and utilisation rate - 2009 - 2015
        • Table Alibaba financial data - 2011 - 2015
        • Table Alibaba revenue breakdown - 2011 - 2015
        • Table Alibaba GMV: Taobao, Tmall, Total, Mobile - 2013 - 2015
        • Table Alibaba Annual active buyers and Mobile MAU - 2014 - 2015
        • Table JD.com financial data - 2012 - 2015
        • Table JD.com - Gross Merchandise Volume (GMV) - 2011 - 2015
        • Table JD.com - Active customer accounts - 2012 - 2015
        • Table JD.com - Fulfilled orders - 2012 - 2015
      • e-Banking
      • e-payments
        • Table Brand penetration of online payment platforms - 2015
      • e-Government
      • e-Health
      • e-Education
  • MOBILE COMMUNICATIONS
    • MARKET ANALYSIS
    • MOBILE STATISTICS
      • General statistics
        • Table Historical -Mobile subscribers and annual change - 1995 - 2002
        • Table Mobile subscribers by provider and Annual Change - 2002 - 2016
        • Table Online Instant messaging users and utilisation rate - 2009 - 2015
      • Mobile broadband statistics
        • Table China Mobile 3G and LTE subscribers - 2009 - 2015
        • Table China Mobile - mobile data traffic - 2010 - 2015
        • Table China Telecom - Monthly Average data Traffic per handset - 2011 - 2015
        • Table China Telecom - Total Handset data traffic - 2012 - 2015
        • Table China Unicom - Total Handset data traffic - 2010 - 2015
      • Forecasts
        • Table Forecast mobile subscribers and penetration rates - 2016; 2018; 2021
    • REGULATORY ISSUES
      • Licensing
      • Mobile Number Portability (MNP)
      • VAT Introduction
    • MOBILE INFRASTRUCTURE
      • Digital networks
      • Other infrastructure developments
      • IoT and M2M networks
    • MAJOR MOBILE OPERATORS
      • Operators
        • Table China Mobile Limited at a glance - 2015
        • Table China Mobile revenue, capex, EBITDA margin, net profit - 2000 - 2015
        • Table CAPEX breakdown - 2015 - 2016
        • Table China Mobile ARPU - 1997 - 2016
        • Table China Mobile subscribers, annual change, and market share - 1997 - 2016
        • Table China Mobile - 3G and 4G subscribers - 2016
      • China Telecom
        • Table China Telecom mobile and 3G/4G subscribers and ARPU - 2002 - 2016
      • China Unicom
        • Table China Unicom 2G and 3G/4G subscribers - 2002 - 2015
        • Table China Unicom 2G/3G and 4G subscribers - 2014 - 2016
        • Table China Unicom 2G and 3G/4G ARPU- 2008 - 2015
        • Table China Unicom - Number of GSM and 3G/4G base stations - 2010 - 2014
      • MVNOs
    • MOBILE CONTENT AND APPLICATIONS
      • Table Utilisation rate and number of users for mobile applications - 2013 - 2014
      • Mobile internet
        • Table Mobile internet subscribers and annual change - 2006 - 2015
      • Rich Communication Services (RCS)
      • Mobile gaming
        • Table Mobile online gaming users and utilisation rate - 2010 - 2015
      • m-commerce
      • m-banking (payments/loans)
      • Mobile Advertising
      • m-TV
      • Apps
        • Table Apple net sales for Greater China - 2012 - 2015

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