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Global Mobile Infrastructure and Mobile Broadband - Mobile maturity differs around the world

Global Mobile Infrastructure and Mobile Broadband - Mobile maturity differs around the world

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
  • MAJOR TRENDS AND INDUSTRY STATISTICS
    • GLOBAL MOBILE MARKET ANALYSIS - 2018
      • Table Regional - mobile broadband penetration - 2014 - 2017
      • Highlighted trends
    • GLOBAL MOBILE SUBSCRIPTIONS
      • Table Global - unique mobile subscribers - 2009 - 2018
      • Table Regional - mobile subscriptions - 2009 - 2017
      • Global mobile technologies market share
        • Table Global - market share of mobile technologies - 2018
    • GLOBAL MOBILE BROADBAND SUBSCRIBER STATISTICS
      • Table Global - active mobile broadband subscriptions - 2014 - 2018
      • Table Regional - Active mobile broadband subscriptions - 2014 - 2017
    • THE EMERGING MARKETS TO WATCH
    • FINANCIAL INSIGHTS
      • Global mobile spending
      • Global mobile capital expenditure (CAPEX)
        • Table Global - mobile CAPEX - 2014 - 2019
        • Table Global - telecoms CAPEX - 2008 - 2017
      • Global mobile revenue
        • Table Global - mobile revenue - 2014 - 2020
      • Global mobile ARPU
        • Table Global average monthly mobile ARPU and annual change - 2005 - 2016
    • MOBILE DATA TRAFFIC
      • Table Regional - mobile data traffic use - 2016
    • LEADING GLOBAL OPERATORS
      • Table Global top 15 mobile operators by sales - 2016
    • SMARTPHONES AND HANDSET DEVICE TRENDS AND STATISTICS
      • Key mobile device trends
        • Table Leading countries - used smart phone market - 2016
      • Mobile handset and smartphone statistics
        • Table Global - mobile handset shipments - 2004 - 2019
        • Table Global - smartphone shipments - 2010 - 2018
        • Table Global - smartphone share of handset market - 2009 - 2018
    • WEARABLE DEVICE TRENDS AND STATISTICS
      • Wearable device categories
      • Global wearable device market
        • Table Global - historical - wearable devices by category - market share - 2013 - 2015
        • Table Global - wearable device shipments - 2014 - 2021
        • Table Global - top 5 wearable device vendors market share - Q3 2015 - 2017
      • Enterprise wearable devices
      • Legal implications of wearables gains attention
      • Virtual reality (VR) and wearable technology
    • MOBILE INDUSTRY DIRECTIONS
      • Data mining - a next driver of mobile revenue
      • The spectrum issue
      • Mobile location based services (MLBS)
      • HetNet architecture
      • Small cell networks
      • Monetising mobile towers
      • Fixed Mobile Conversion
  • 4G LTE - MAJOR TRENDS AND STATISTICS
    • MARKET ANALYSIS
      • Global LTE subscriptions and deployments
        • Table Global LTE subscribers - 2011 - 2022
        • Table Global LTE network growth - 2010 - 2018
      • Regional LTE observations
        • Table LTE penetration by region - Q1 2017; Q4 2017
    • GLOBAL VOLTE OVERVIEW
      • Table Global VoLTE subscribers - 2017, 2022
      • Case study: VoLTE in India
    • LTE AND SPECTRUM USE
    • OTHER LTE TRENDS
      • LTE-B - eMBMS
      • LTE-U and LAA
    • GLOBAL WIFI MARKET
      • Wi-Fi hotspots
        • Table Global number of public Wi-Fi hotspots - 2015; 2016; 2020; 2021
      • Homespots
        • Table Global number of public and private homespots - 2015; 2020
      • Venue Wi-Fi
      • Other Wi-fi trends
      • Other short-range technologies
        • Table Global Bluetooth device shipments- 2012 - 2021
  • MAJOR TRENDS, LEADING COUNTRIES AND STATISTICS
    • 5G IS AN EVOLUTIONARY PROCESS
    • 5G IN THE GLOBAL CONTEXT
      • 5G statistics and forecasts
        • Table Global - market share of mobile technologies - 2018
        • Table Global - 5G connections - 2019 - 2022
        • Table Global -mobile technologies by connections (including 5G) - 2019 - 2022
    • THE SPECTRUM ISSUE
      • 5G spectrum developments
        • Table Potential frequency bands for 5G deployment
      • Spectrum allocation around the world
      • 5G speeds
    • REGIONAL OVERVIEW OF PROGRESS TOWARDS 5G
      • Table Examples of selected countries demonstrating 5G progress
      • Examples of 5G developments - selected countries
    • 5G - BRIEF COUNTRY CASE STUDIES
      • China
      • Taiwan
      • Finland
      • Qatar
    • KEY CONSIDERATIONS FOR GOVERNMENTS AND OPERATORS
    • KEY INDUSTRY CONSORTIUMS
      • 3G PPP
      • IMT 2020
      • 5G Vertical Industry Accelerator
      • 5G PPP
    • 5G TECHNOLOGIES AND SERVICES
      • What makes 5G special?
    • 5G as a platform for IoT and smart developments
    • THE ROLE OF FIBRE IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF 5G
  • REGIONAL MARKET OVERVIEWS
    • AFRICA
      • Overview and analysis
        • Table Africa - leading MNOs by subscribers - 2012 - 2017
      • Africa Telecoms Maturity Index (TMI)
      • Africa Telecom Maturity Index by tier
      • Mobile and mobile broadband penetration
      • Africa fixed and mobile broadband penetration
    • ASIA
      • Overview and analysis
        • Table Asia - Total mobile subscribers and penetration - 2011 - 2017
      • Asian Telecoms Maturity Index (TMI)
      • Asian TMI by Tier
    • EUROPE
      • Overview and analysis
        • Table Europe - Total mobile subscribers and penetration - 1998 - 2018
      • Europe Telecoms maturity index (TMI)
      • TMI versus GDP
      • Europe Telecom Maturity Index by tier
      • Europe - mobile and mobile broadband penetration
      • Europe fixed and mobile broadband penetration
    • LATIN AMERICA
      • Overview and analysis
        • Table Latin America - major mobile operators - subscribers - 2012 - 2017
      • Latin America Telecoms maturity index (TMI)
      • TMI versus GDP
      • Latin America Telecom Maturity Index by tier
      • Mobile and mobile broadband penetration
      • Fixed and mobile broadband penetration
    • NORTH AMERICA
      • Overview and analysis
        • Table USA - Wireless subscribers and penetration - 2002 - 2019
        • Table Canada - Wireless subscribers and penetration - 2000 - 2019
    • MIDDLE EAST
      • Overview and analysis
        • Table Middle East - mobile subscribers by country - 2013 - 2017
      • Middle East telecoms maturity index (TMI)
      • TMI versus GDP
      • Middle East mobile and mobile broadband penetration
      • Middle East fixed and mobile broadband penetration
      • GCC countries fixed and mobile broadband penetration
    • PACIFIC
      • Australia
        • Table Australia - Mobile subscribers, penetration and annual change (with forecast) - 2000 - 2022
      • New Zealand
        • Table New Zealand - Mobile subscribers, annual change and penetration rate - 2001 - 2018
      • Pacific Island Countries (PIC)
        • Table South Pacific Islands mobile subscribers in selected countries - 2011 - 2017/2018

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