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Norway - Fixed Broadband Market - Statistics and Analyses


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Norway - Fixed Broadband Market - Statistics and Analyses

Norway's broadband penetration rate is among the highest in Europe, the result of a technologically savvy populace and the efforts of providers to migrate subscribers to fast broadband services provided by fibre networks, VDSL and upgraded cable infrastructure. The leading ISPs Telenor and NextGenTel have trialled G.fast technology with a view to a commercial launch of services by the end of 2016.

This report profiles Norway's fixed and wireless broadband markets, together with developments in related technologies such as Broadband Powerline, wireless broadband, and internet via satellite. The report also provides broadband forecasting scenarios to 2021, and assesses the strategies of the main players.

Key developments:

Telenor and NextGenTel trial G.fast technology; broadband sector shows continuing steady revenue growth; Telenor purchases two local fibre providers; Ventelo restructures business divisions, merged with Phonero; Altibox launches mobile broadband; Telio merges with NextGenTel; Accenture awarded five-year contract to build an electronic health record system; report update includes the regulator's market data to June 2015, telcos' operating and financial data to Q4 2015, recent market developments.

Companies mentioned in this report:

Telenor, NextGenTel, Telio, Lyse, NetCom, Nordisk Mobiltelefon.


1. Synopsis
2. Introduction and statistical overview
2.1 Government support
2.2 Broadband statistics
2.3 Forecasts broadband subscribers 2016; 2018; 2021
2.3.1 Notes on scenario forecasts
3. Hybrid Fibre Coax (HFC) networks
4. Digital Subscriber Line (DSL) networks
4.1 Introduction
4.2 Telenor
4.3 NextGenTel
4.4 Other DSL developments
4.4.1 SDSL
4.4.2 ADSL2+
4.4.3 VDSL
4.4.4 G.fast
5. Fibre-to-the-Premises (FttP) networks
5.1 Introduction
5.2 Utilities
5.3 Telenor
5.4 Other developments
6. Other fixed broadband services
6.1 Broadband Powerline (BPL)
6.2 Fixed wireless (Wi-Fi and WiMAX)
6.2.1 Wireless broadband 2.3GHz band
6.2.2 Wireless LANs
6.2.3 Wi-Fi
6.2.4 WiMAX
6.2.5 Fixed Wireless Access (FWA)
6.2.6 Internet via satellite
7. Related reports
Table 1 Broadband market revenue 2003 - 2015
Table 2 Historic - Internet users and penetration rate 1995 - 2009
Table 3 Internet users and penetration rate 2010 - 2016
Table 4 Historic - Fixed broadband subscribers 1999 - 2009
Table 5 Fixed broadband subscribers 2010 - 2015
Table 6 Annual net adds in broadband connections, by type 2008 - 2015
Table 7 Broadband market share by technology 2006 - 2015
Table 8 Superfast broadband market share of subscribers by operator 2011 - 2015
Table 9 Broadband penetration by technology 2004 - 2015
Table 10 Residential broadband connections by access speed 2013 - 2015
Table 11 Forecast broadband subscribers higher market growth scenario 2013; 2015; 2020
Table 12 Cable subscribers 1999 - 2015
Table 13 Market share of cable broadband subscribers by provider 2011 - 2015
Table 14 Get cable broadband revenue 2013 - 2015
Table 15 DSL subscribers 2000 - 2015
Table 16 Market share of cable broadband subscribers by provider 2013 - 2015
Table 17 Telenor retail broadband subscribers and local loops 2005 - 2015
Table 18 Telio broadband revenue (historic) 2007 - 2013
Table 19 Telio broadband ARPU (historic) 2006 - 2013
Table 20 NextGenTel broadband subscribers 2006 - 2015
Table 21 Fibre broadband subscribers 2003 - 2015
Chart 1 Internet users and penetration rate 2005 2016
Chart 2 Total fixed broadband subscribers and penetration rate 2003 2015
Chart 3 Broadband market share by technology 2006 2015
Chart 4 - Telenor retail broadband subscribers and local loops 2005 - 2015

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