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Global Mobile Communications - Statistics, Trends and Regional Insights

This annual report offers a wealth of information on the worldwide development of the mobile sector. Information at a regional level is also provided for the Americas, Europe, Middle East and Asia Pacific. The report includes analyses, statistics, forecasts and trends. It provides a comprehensive insight into the progress of mobile and examines some the issues and opportunities  

Subjects covered include:

          The future of the mobile industry;
          Worldwide and regional mobile subscriber statistics;
          Worldwide mobile ARPU and revenue;
          Overview of worldwide call charges;
          Mobile prepaid sector;
          MVNO market;
          Fixed Mobile Convergence (FMC);
          Mobile infrastructure;
          Termination rates, Roaming, Mobile Number Portability (MNP);
          Mobile spectrum developments;
          Regional overview. 


  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • GLOBAL MOBILE - KEY DRIVERS AND CHALLENGES IN 2013
    • ANALYSIS OF AN INDUSTRY IN TRANSITION AND THE SPECTRUM CRUNCH
      • Introduction
      • Mobile infrastructure becomes a fibre feed-in
      • Industry consolidation is a must
        • Table Global mobile capital expenditure (CAPEX) - 2010 - 2013
      • Mobile broadband: killer app for FttH
        • Table Number of public WiFi hotspots worldwide - 2010 - 2016
      • Mobile infrastructure running out of steam
      • Europe
        • Table Status of UMTS900 commercial network (3G) in Europe – 2012
        • Table UMTS900 commercial network operators (3G) in Europe – 2012
      • Brief case study: Africa
      • Conclusion
  • GLOBAL MOBILE - KEY STATISTICS
    • KEY MOBILE COMMUNICATION STATISTICS
      • Global market summary
      • Global mobile subscriptions
        • Table Global mobile subscriptions and annual change - 2000 - 2013
        • Table Mobile subscribers by region - 2005 - 2012
      • Global mobile capital expenditure (CAPEX)
        • Table Global mobile capital expenditure (CAPEX) - 2010 - 2013
      • Global mobile service revenue
        • Table Global mobile services revenue - 2012; 2013; 2016
      • Leading carriers
        • Table Global top 20 mobile operators by connections - Q2 2012
        • Table Global top 11 wireless carriers by revenue and subscribers - 2010; 2011
      • Future directions
  • GLOBAL MOBILE - HANDSETS, SMARTPHONE AND TOUCHSCREEN TABLETS TRENDS AND SATISTICS
    • KEY MOBILE SMARTPHONE, TABLET AND HANDSET STATISTICS AND INSIGHTS
      • The future of the smartphone market
      • Historical handset market growth
      • Global mobile handset statistics and forecasts
        • Table Global overall mobile handset sales - 2004 – 2014
        • Table Global overall mobile handset sales by quarter - 2009 - Q2 2012
        • Table Global mobile handset revenue - 2010 - 2014
        • Table Regional mobile handset sales market share - 2011
        • Table Handset supplier global market shares -2007; 2009; 2011; Q3 2012
        • Table Global smart phone supplier market share - 2012
        • Table Global smart phone operating system market share - 2010; 2011; 2012
        • Table Global smart phone share of handset market - 2009 - 2012
        • Table Global smart phone mobile device sales by quarter - Q2 2009 - Q2 2012
      • Touchscreen tablets
        • Table Global touchscreen tablet vendor market share - top 5 - Q4 2012
        • Table Examples of Touchscreen Tablets
        • Table Global touchscreen tablet operating system market share - Q2 2010; Q4 2011; Q3 2012
        • Table Global touchscreen tablet sales - 2010 - 2013; 2016
      • Industry observations
      • Safety and security issues
  • GLOBAL MOBILE - FOCUS ON THE CUSTOMER
    • CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE A KEY TO SUCCESS
      • Introduction: global telecoms market
        • Table Global telecom statistics at a glance - 2013
      • Insights into global mobile churn
      • Orange
        • Table Orange mobile customer churn - 2003 - 2011
        • Table Orange mobile customer acquisition costs - 2007 - 2011
      • Customer experience key to the future of the retail market
      • Insights in global mobile ARPU
        • Table Global average mobile monthly ARPU - 2005 - 2013
        • Table India - mobile ARPU by technology, prepaid/postpaid/blended - March 2012
        • Table India - mobile ARPU (GSM and CDMA) - 2005 - 2012
        • Table India - mobile services revenue - 1996 - 2012
      • Insights into global mobile termination
        • Table New Zealand - Telecom and Vodafone network termination rates - 2009 - 2014
        • Table Global average Mobile Termination Rates - 2009; 2011; 2013
        • Table Examples of Mobile Termination rates by region
      • Insights into global mobile roaming
        • Table Global mobile roaming revenue - 2000; 2012; 2018
      • The retail market needs to lift its game
      • Solution: high quality data and analytics
      • Contextual intelligence
      • Data analytic application examples
      • Business understands need for real-time processing
  • REGIONAL OVERVIEWS
    • NORTH AMERICA
      • Market overview
      • Wireless statistics
        • Table US mobile market revenue, ARPU - 2000 - 2012
        • Table US mobile subscribers by major operator - 2002 - 2012
        • Table US mobile traffic - 2008 - 2012
        • Table Canada wireless subscribers and annual change - 2000 - 2014
        • Table Canada wireless subscribers by major provider - 2004 - 2012
        • Table Canada wireless operator market share of subscribers - 2010 - 2011
        • Table Canada wireless industry revenue by service type - 2002 - 2012
      • Spectrum developments
      • Key market drivers
        • Table USA - M2M connections - 2009 - 2016
      • Smartphone market
        • Table USA - Handset market share by manufacturer - 2011 - 2012
        • Table USA - Handset sales by manufacturer - 2011 - 2012
        • Table USA - Handset market share by platform - 2012
    • LATIN AMERICA
      • Overview
      • Mobile statistics
        • Table LAC - mobile subscribers and penetration - 2012
        • Table LAC - mobile subscribers and penetration by country - 2012
        • Table Latin America - Major mobile operators - subscribers and market share - 2010 - 2012
        • Table Argentina - mobile subscribers and penetration - 1998 - 2012
        • Table Argentina - mobile operators' market share - 1999 - 2012
        • Table Argentina - evolution of mobile ARPU by operator - 2008 - 2011
        • Table Brazil - mobile subscribers and penetration rate - 1997-2012
        • Table Brazil - mobile operators' market share - 2002 - 2012
        • Table Brazil - evolution of mobile ARPU by major operator - 2008 - 2011
        • Table Colombia - mobile subscribers and penetration rate - 1997 - 2012
        • Table Colombia - market share of mobile operators - 2001 - 2012
        • Table Colombia - evolution of mobile ARPU by operator - 2008 - 2011
        • Table Mexico - mobile subscribers and penetration rate - 2000 - 2012
        • Table Mexico - mobile market share by major operator - 2001 - 2012
        • Table Mexico - Telcel churn, monthly minutes of use and ARPU - 2008 - 2012
      • Mobile technologies
      • Major mobile operators in Latin America
        • Table LAC's major mobile operators - subscribers and market share - 2010 - 2012
        • Table América Móvil - subscribers in the LAC region - 2010 - 2012
        • Table Telefónica - subscribers in the LAC region - 2010 - 2012
        • Table Telecom Italia - subscribers in the LAC region - 2010 - 2012
        • Table Millicom International Cellular - subscribers in the LAC region - 2010 - 2012
      • Mobile voice services in Latin America
        • Table Brazil - mobile prepaid/postpaid ratio - 2002 - 2012
      • Mobile Messaging
        • Table Venezuela - SMS messages sent - 2002 - 2012
    • EUROPE
      • Market overview
      • Industry problems to address
      • Key trends
        • Table Europe - Mobile voice revenue as proportion to total - 2006 - 2014
        • Table Annualised European voice and data market annual growth - 2006 - 2012
        • Table Mobile voice market Europe in minutes - 2000; 2005; 2010; 2012
        • Table Europe - Mobile and fixed voice traffic (% of total) - 2005 - 2013
        • Table Europe - Mobile and fixed voice traffic (volume) - 2005 - 2013
        • Table Average ARPU ( ) by country in select European countries - 2007 -2011
        • Table Europe - Data as proportion of total mobile revenue -2008 - 2011
      • Mobile statistics
        • Table Europe - SIM penetration by country - 2009 - 2012
        • Table Europe - Mobile phone household penetration by country - 2012 (e)
        • Table EU mobile subscribers and penetration rate - 2004 - 2013
      • Spectrum developments
      • Key market drivers
    • AFRICA
      • Market overview
      • Mobile Statistics
        • Table African mobile subscriber growth and penetration - 1998 - 2012
        • Table Top 10 African countries by subscribers - September 2012
        • Table Top 10 African countries by annual growth - September 2012
      • Pan-African mobile operators
      • Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNO)
      • Mobile number portability (MNP), churn
      • Fixed-mobile convergence
      • Mobile handsets, smartphones
      • Community phones
      • Prepaid cards
      • Call tariffs
      • Average Revenue per User (ARPU)
        • Table MTN mobile ARPU in 16 African markets - 2012 (Q3)
      • Mobile data services
      • 3G and 4G (LTE)
      • Mobile money transfer, m-banking
      • Market forecasts
    • MIDDLE EAST
      • Overview
      • Mobile statistics
        • Table Mobile subscribers, annual change and penetration in the Middle East - 2012
      • Market trends
    • ASIA
      • Market overview
        • Table Mobile subscriber growth in Asia - 1990; 1995; 2000 - 2013
        • Table Top 10 mobile markets in Asia - ranked by subscribers - 2009 - 2012
        • Table Singapore - mobile subscribers - 2G and 3G, prepaid and postpaid - September 2012
    • PACIFIC REGION
      • Australia
        • Table Mobile subscriber overview by mobile network operator carrier in Australia - 2012
      • New Zealand
        • Table Mobile subscribers by network operator in New Zealand - 2011 - 2013
        • Table Price comparison of prepaid services by operator in New Zealand - 2013

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