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Japan - Telecoms, Mobile, Broadband and Forecasts

Japan - Telecoms, Mobile, Broadband and Forecasts

Japan is a country leading in technology use. The report covers trends and developments in telecommunications, mobile, Internet, broadband, digital TV and converging media including VoIP and 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.
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  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • KEY STATISTICS
    • Table Country statistics Japan - 2013
    • Table Telecom revenue and investment statistics - 2012
    • Table Telephone network statistics - December 2013
    • Table Internet user statistics - December 2013
    • Table Broadband statistics - December 2013
    • Table Mobile statistics - December 2013
    • Table National telecommunications authorities
    • COUNTRY OVERVIEW
      • Background
      • Japan's Economy
        • Table Japan's GDP real growth rate - 2008 - 2015
        • Table Percentage share of global GDP - 1991; 2014
  • TELECOMMUNICATIONS MARKET
    • OVERVIEW OF JAPAN'S TELECOM MARKET
      • Table Telecoms service revenue - 1985; 1989; 1993; 1997; 2001; 2006 - 2012
    • COMPETITION IN THE MARKET
      • Table No. of competitive telecoms carriers: 1985; 1989; 1993; 1997; 2001; 2005 - 2013
      • Table Number of telecommunications carriers in Japan - September 2012
    • TELECOMMUNICATIONS MARKET SECTORS
      • Fixed-line and mobile phones
        • Table Subscribers and penetration: fixed-line versus mobile - 1993 - 2014
        • Table Fixed-line subscribers by technology - 1997 - 2014
      • Internet and broadband
        • Table Broadband subscribers and population penetration - 2005 - 2013
        • Table Carrier share of broadband subscribers - 2005 - 2010
      • Internet statistics
        • Table Internet users, growth and penetration rate - 1998 - 2013
  • REGULATORY ENVIRONMENT
    • MAJOR STAGES OF REFORM - INDUSTRY
    • MAJOR STAGES OF REFORM - BROADBAND
      • Table Broadband household connectivity and service availability - 2006 - 2008; 2011
    • MAJOR STAGES OF REFORM - `NEW ICT STRATEGY'
    • THE MPHPT/MIC
    • RADIO REGULATORY COUNCIL
    • TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL
    • TELECOMMUNICATIONS CARRIERS ASSOCIATION
    • JAPAN INTERNET PROVIDERS' ASSOCIATION (JAIPA)
    • UNIVERSAL SERVICE FUND OBLIGATION
    • RESTRAINTS ON NTT
    • POLICY INTERVENTIONS AND OUTCOMES
      • Government investment in infrastructure
      • Skill building, education and demand programs
      • Competition policy
      • Network non-discrimination
      • Spectrum policy
  • FIXED NETWORK MARKET
    • MARKET BACKGROUND
    • MYLINE CARRIER SELECTION SERVICE (CSS)
      • MYLINE calling categories
        • Table Major members of MYLINE Carriers Association - February 2012
        • Table MYLINE subscribers - 2002 - 2014
        • Table MYLINE operator market share - February 2012
        • Table MYLINE operator market share - December 2013
  • MAJOR OPERATORS
    • OPERATING ENVIRONMENT
      • Table Internet, broadband, IP telephony and telecoms statistics for Japan - 2007 - 2013
      • NTT Corporation
        • Table NTT Group structure - March 2013
        • Table NTT major shareholders - December 2013
        • Table NTT financial data - 2000 - 2013
        • Table NTT proportion of operating revenue by segment - 2001 - 2011
        • Table NTT forecast consolidated revenue composition - 2008 - 2014
        • Table NTT subscribers by service - December 2013
        • Table NTT Broadband subscribers and market share by segment - 2004 - 2014
      • NTT DoCoMo
        • Table NTT video service subscribers - 2009 - 2014
        • Table NTT DoCoMo major shareholders - March 2012
        • Table NTT DoCoMo revenue, net income, capex and EBITDA - 2005 - 2013
        • Table NTT DoCoMo capex breakdown - 2007 - 2013
        • Table NTT DoCoMo subscribers - 2012 - 2014
        • Table NTT DoCoMo ARPU, MOU and Churn - 2004 - 2013
        • Table NTT DoCoMo aggregate ARPU - mova, FOMA and Xi - 2005 - 2012
        • Table NTT DoCoMo aggregate ARPU - FOMA and Xi - 2012 - 2014
        • Table NTT DoCoMo's subscribers by technology and ARPU - 2002 - 2014
        • Table NTT DoCoMo ID payment terminals and DCMX members - 2007 - 2012
        • Table NTT DoCoMo infrastructure deployments: technology and speed - 2006 - 2011
        • Table NTT DoCoMo investment in international operators - 2012
      • KDDI Corporation
        • Table KDDI financial data - 2001 - 2014
        • Table KDDI proportion of revenue by segment - 2001 - 2013
        • Table KDDI total capital expenditure on mobile and fixed line - 2005 - 2014
        • Table au subscribers by technology and market share - 1997 - 2013
        • Table KDDI au ARPU, MOU and churn - 2001 - 2014
        • Table TU-KA subscribers and market share - 1997 - 2009
        • Table ADSL and FttH subscribers - 2005 - 2014
        • Table Fixed access lines - 2008 - 2014
      • Softbank Corporation
        • Table Softbank major shareholders - March 2013
        • Table Softbank distribution of ownership among shareholders - March 2013
        • Table Softbank financial data - 1995 - 2013
        • Table Softbank proportion of revenue by segment - 2006 - 2013
        • Table Softbank mobile ARPU and churn - 2004 - 2013
        • Table Softbank operational data - thousands of subscribers - 2007 - 2013
        • Table Softbank and subsidiaries - mobile subscribers - December 2013
      • Internet Initiative Japan (IIJ)
        • Table IIJ revenue and net income - 2006 - 2014
      • Jupiter Telecommunications (J:COM)
        • Table J:COM financial data - 2003 - 2013
        • Table J:COM subscribers by service and monthly ARPU - 2000 - 2014
        • Table J:COM households by service bundling - 2003 - 2012
      • eAccess
        • Table eAccess stakeholders - September 2011
        • Table eAccess financial data - 2004 - 2013
        • Table eAccess subscribers, ARPU, churn and acquisition cost - 2008 - 2013
        • Table eMobile subscribers, ARPU, churn and acquisition cost - 2007 - 2013
      • Willcom (DDI Pocket)
      • SKY PerfecTV! Communications Inc (Sky Perfect JSAT)
        • Table SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation individual subscribers - 1997 - 2014
  • TELECOMMUNICATIONS INFRASTRUCTURE
    • INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENTS IN JAPAN
      • Overview
      • Stimulus package for ICT infrastructure
    • INTERNATIONAL INFRASTRUCTURE
      • Table International internet bandwidth - 1995 - 2013
      • Submarine cables
      • Satellite
    • OTHER INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT
      • Data centres
      • Cloud computing
        • Table Selected cloud computing investments in Asia
        • Table Cloud computing services market in Japan forecasts - 2010 - 2015
      • High-speed fibre
      • Smart grid
      • Earthquake damage: March 2011
      • Smart city project for Tsunami-effected cities in Japan
      • Solar power projects
      • Internet exchange points
  • BROADBAND MARKET
    • BACKGROUND
    • OVERVIEW
    • BROADBAND STATISTICS
      • Aggregate broadband subscribers
        • Table Broadband subscribers and households - 2013
        • Table Broadband subscribers and market share by access type - 2013
      • Broadband subscribers by access type
        • Table Fixed broadband subscribers by access type - 1998 - 2013
        • Table Fixed broadband subscriber annual change / market share by access type - 2001 - 2013
        • Table Broadband internet access from the home by technology type - 1998 - 2012
      • Internet bandwidth (international)
        • Table Total international internet bandwidth - 2003 - 2013
    • ELECTRIC POWER UTILITIES
    • BROADBAND POLICY
      • Overview
      • Regulatory framework
      • U-Japan
      • New IT reform strategy
      • Next Generation Broadband strategy FY 2010
        • Table Broadband connectivity and service availability v. government target - 2006 - 2008; 2011
      • Japan's New Generation Network
      • TV white space
    • BROADBAND TECHNOLOGIES
      • Overview
      • Broadband charges into 2012
        • Table Representative charges per service in Tokyo - 2008
        • Table Tariffs for broadband services - 2008
      • Cable modems
        • Table Cable modem subscribers and penetration - 1998 - 2013
      • Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
        • Table DSL subscribers and market share by operator - June 2012
        • Table DSL subscribers and penetration - 1999 - 2013
      • Fibre-to-the-Home (FttH)
        • Table FttH subscribers and market share by operator - March 2013
        • Table Japan FttH subscribers and penetration - 2002 - 2014
        • Table Change in ARPU from FttH - 2005 - 2010
      • Forecast FttX subscribers: 2017; 2020
        • Table Forecast FttX subscribers and penetration - lower band: 2017; 2020
        • Table Forecast FttX subscribers and penetration - higher band: 2017; 2020
      • World Interoperability for Microwave Access (WiMAX)
        • Table WiMAX subscribers (BWA) - UQ Communications: 2009 - 2013
      • Broadband Internet via satellite
      • Mobile broadband
        • Table Mobile broadband subscribers - 2009 - 2013
    • VOICE OVER INTERNET PROTOCOL (VOIP)
      • Background
      • Statistics
        • Table VoIP subscribers and annual change - 2004 - 2013
        • Table VoIP subscribers and market share by operator - June 2012
        • Table VoIP subscribers and market share by operator - March 2013
    • INTERNET PROTOCOL TV (IPTV)
      • Table IPTV subscribers - 2012 - 2013
      • Table NTT services and charges - 2009
      • Table NTT video service subscribers - 2009 - 2013
      • Hulu
      • Softbank acquisitions
    • BROADBAND SURVEY RESULTS - 2008 - 2010
      • 2008
      • 2009
      • 2010
  • DIGITAL MEDIA / DIGITAL ECONOMY
    • TELEVISION IN JAPAN
      • Overview and statistics
        • Table Key television metrics in Japan - 2012
        • Table Japan TV industry revenue - 2003 - 2012
        • Table Japan take-up of DTV by platform - 2012
        • Table Japan pay-TV market share versus free-to-view TV - 2003; 2008; 2010; 2012
      • Digital TV
      • Cable TV (CATV)
        • Table Cable TV operators, subscribers and household penetration - 1999 - 2011
      • Satellite TV
        • Table Satellite broadcasters and BS and CS subscribers - 1999 - 2011
    • E-GOVERNMENT
      • Overview
      • Comprehensive government decisions on e-government
      • Promotion of online use of administrative procedures
      • Promotion of electronic provision of government information
      • Promotion of activities to publicise and disseminate e-government
      • Promotion of optimisation of work and systems
      • Improvement of government procurement related to information systems
      • Promotion of information security measures
      • Promotion of local e-governments
      • Status: 2010 - 2012
  • MOBILE COMMUNICATIONS
    • MOBILE COMMUNICATIONS MARKET
      • Background
      • Mobile statistics
        • Table Mobile subscriber, annual change and penetration rate - 1995 - 2014
        • Table Market share of mobile operators in Japan - February 2014
        • Table Mobile subscribers by system - February 2014
        • Table Carrier share of mobile telephone and PHS market - 2004 - 2014
      • Market overview
      • Differentiation efforts
    • MOBILE TECHNOLOGIES
      • PDC
      • CDMA
        • Table cdmaOne, CDMA2000 1x and WCDMA subscribers - 1999 - 2013
      • PHS
        • Table PHS subscribers by carrier - 2004 - 2013
        • Table PHS subscribers - 1995 - 2013
      • Third Generation (3G) mobile
        • Table 3G mobile subscribers by operator - December 2012
        • Table 3G mobile subscribers by operator - December 2013
        • Table 3G mobile subscribers - 2001 - 2014
      • LTE (Long-Term Evolution)/4G
        • Table Japan LTE subscribers - 2010 - 2014
        • Table NTT DoCoMo LTE roadmap - 2011 - 2013; 2015
      • LTE-Advanced (LTE-A)
      • Voice over LTE (VoLTE)
    • MOBILE HANDSET / DEVICE MARKET
      • Table Number of handsets sold - 2006 - 2010
      • Table Google and Apple Smartphone platform audience in Japan - 2010 - 2012
      • Smartphone adoption
      • Unlocked handsets
      • iPhone
      • Android
      • iPads
      • E-Readers
      • Tablets
    • MAJOR MOBILE OPERATORS
      • Overview
      • Statistics
        • Table Mobile subscribers, ARPU and churn by operator - 2004 - 2012
        • Table Net addition share by operator - 2006 - 2011
    • MOBILE VIRTUAL NETWORK OPERATORS (MVNO)
      • Table MVNO subscribers - 2009 - 2012
    • MOBILE SERVICES
      • Market background
      • Prepaid cards
        • Table Prepaid mobile subscribers - December 2010
      • SMS
      • Wi-Fi
      • Mobile Internet
        • Table Mobile Internet subscribers, services and technology by provider - December 2012
        • Table Mobile Internet subscribers, services and technology by provider - December 2013
        • Table Mobile Internet subscribers by providers - 2005 - 2013
        • Table Mobile internet subscribers - 2000 - 2013
    • MOBILE CONTENT
      • Operators extend video, gaming services to competitor's networks
      • Global Positioning System (GPS)
      • Mobile payment
      • Mobile banking
      • Mobile contactless payment (NFC)
      • Mobile advertising
      • Mobile TV and radio
      • Mobile ringtone and music downloads
      • Mobile social gaming
      • M2M
    • MOBILE APPLICATIONS
      • Earthquake alerts
      • Personal trainer
      • QR code readers
      • Environmental sensors
  • FORECASTS
    • FORECAST FIXED LINE SUBSCRIBERS - 2013 - 2014; 2018
      • Table Forecast fixed-line subscribers and penetration - 2014; 2018
    • FORECAST BROADBAND SUBSCRIBERS: 2012-2013; 2017
      • Table Forecast fixed broadband subscribers and penetration - 2014; 2018
    • FORECAST:MOBILE SUBSCRIBERS 2012-2018
      • Table Forecast mobile subscribers and penetration - 2014; 2018

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