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Worldwide Telecoms - Key Industry Statistics and Insights

This report provides a valuable insight into the developments and trends taking place in the worldwide telecoms market. It presents a snapshot of the overall global telecoms market including key statistics such as overall telecoms capital expenditure (CAPEX) and telecoms revenue. Statistics and information on the overall number of fixed lines; Internet users; mobile subscribers (worldwide and by region); text messages; top carriers’; outsourcing; MVNO and telecoms M&A market statistics are also provided on a global level.

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lass=MsoNormal style=margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt align=justify>The report focuses on the global mobile and broadband markets and includes information and statistics on mobile handsets; 3G and prepaid markets as well as global trends in mobile revenue; ARPU; call charges; termination rates, roaming and number portability. Statistics presented for the broadband market include global broadband subscribers; regional share of broadband subscribers and the top broadband countries. Global statistics on broadband access technologies are provided as well as preliminary data on broadband speeds and prices. Please note: this report only includes information on selected countries and regions in order to demonstrate global trends – for specific country and region statistics and information please see separate reports.

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lass=MsoNormal style=margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt>Subjects covered include:

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Key global telecoms statistics;

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Key global broadband statistics and trends;

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FttH analyses and global market statistics;

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Key global mobile statistics and trends including 3G;

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Mobile handset market statistics;

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Prepaid trends and market statistics;

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Global trends in mobile revenue; ARPU; call charges; termination rates, roaming and number portability;

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Global trends and statistics for mobile data.

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lass=MsoNormal style=margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt>Researcher:- Kylie Wansink

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  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • TELECOMS INDUSTRY IN 2012 AND BEYOND
    • THE FUTURE OF THE TELECOMS INDUSTRY
      • From benign to hard-line monopoly
      • Telco model of the future will be based on OTT
        • Table Visitors to top web properties worldwide - 2008; June 2009; May 2011
      • The end of the line for PSTN and HFC networks
        • Table Worldwide - broadband market share by access technology - 2009 - 2011
      • Telstra leading the global telco move towards the OTT model
      • IoT the next frontier
      • Conclusion
        • Table Major shareholders in Bharti Airtel - April 2011
        • Table Bharti Airtel mobile ARPU - 2004 - 2005; 2007 - 2011
    • IS THERE A FUTURE FOR THE TELCOS?
      • Telecoms market is transforming but the telcos are not
      • Telcos lost the internet battle
      • Telcos also lost the mobile content battle
        • Table Worldwide smartphone operating systems by market share - 2007 - 2010; Q3 2011
      • Next on the chopping block - the infrastructure
      • So what is next for the telcos?
        • Table Top ten carriers worldwide by revenue - 2010; 2011
      • Is bandwidth the new growth market for the telcos?
    • FUNDAMENTAL CHANGES TO THE MOBILE INDUSTRY
      • The spectrum crunch
      • Mobile infrastructure becomes a fibre feed-in
      • Industry consolidation is a must
      • Market leadership no longer with the operators
      • Mobile broadband: killer app for FttH
      • Case study: Europe
        • Table UMTS900 commercial network operators (3G) in Europe - 2011
        • Table UMTS900 commercial network operators (3G) in Europe - 2010
  • GLOBAL TELECOMS AND MOBILE SECTOR KEY STATISTICS
    • GLOBAL TELECOMS - KEY STATISTICS AT A GLANCE
      • Key global telecoms statistics in 2012
        • Table Worldwide telecom statistics at a glance - 2012
        • Table Worldwide Internet users - 2000 - 2012
        • Table Worldwide Internet penetration by region - 2009; 2011
        • Table Top ten ranking by country by Internet users - Mid 2008; Mid 2011
        • Table Worldwide fixed broadband subscribers and annual change - 2005 - 2012
        • Table Broadband access among Internet households - selected countries - 2004 - 2010
        • Table Worldwide DSL subscribers - 2000 - 2012
        • Table Worldwide mobile subscriptions and annual change - 2000 - 2012
      • Global telecommunications expenditure and revenue
        • Table Global telecoms capital expenditure - 2008 - 2012
        • Table Global telecoms expenditure as a percentage of GDP - 1990; 2006; 2009
      • Satellite services
        • Table Worldwide satellite industry revenue - 2008 - 2010
        • Table Worldwide satellite services revenue - 2003; 2006; 2008; 2010
        • Table Worldwide mobile satellite devices - 2008; 2010; 2018
      • Global telecoms outsourcing
        • Table Worldwide total contract value of outsourced services across all sectors - Q1 2008 - 2011; Q3 2011
      • Conclusions
    • GLOBAL RANKING - TELECOMS AND BROADBAND LEADERS
      • Global top 11 wireless carriers by subscribers
        • Table Global top 11 wireless carriers by revenue and subscribers - 2010; 2011
      • Global top 10 fixed line carriers by lines in service
        • Table Global top 10 fixed carriers by revenue and lines in service - 2010; 2011
      • Global major 11 broadband carriers by subscribers
        • Table Major 11 broadband carriers by subscribers - 2010; 2011
      • Major 228 carriers worldwide by revenue and subcribers
        • Table Major 228 telecoms companies worldwide - 2011
      • Major 104 parent telecoms companies worldwide
        • Table Major 104 parent telecoms companies worldwide - 2011
    • GLOBAL MOBILE - KEY STATISTICS AT A GLANCE
      • Mobile - the major battleground
        • Table Worldwide mobile statistics at a glance - 2012
        • Table Worldwide mobile subscriptions and annual change - 2000 - 2012
        • Table Mobile subscribers by region - 1993 - 2011
        • Table Worldwide 3G subscribers - 2004 - 2012
        • Table India - GSM mobile operators, subscribers and market share - 2010
        • Table China - Mobile subscribers by operator and annual change - March 2011
        • Table USA - Mobile major operator subscriber market share - 2008 - 2011
        • Table Worldwide MVNO subscribers -2010; 2013; 2015
      • Global mobile CAPEX and services revenue
        • Table Worldwide mobile CAPEX - 2008 - 2012
        • Table Worldwide mobile services revenue - 2008 - 2012
      • Global mobile ARPU
        • Table Worldwide average mobile monthly ARPU - 2005 - 2013
        • Table India - mobile ARPU by technology, prepaid/postpaid/blended - 2010
        • Table India - mobile ARPU (GSM and CDMA) - 2005 - 2010
      • Global mobile churn
        • Table Vodafone customer churn by key market (Europe) - 2004 - 2011
        • Table TeliaSonera annualised customer churn by key market (Europe) - 2007 - 2011
        • Table Telekom Deutschland annualised monthly customer churn by key market - 2009 -2011
        • Table France Telecom customer churn by key market (Europe) - 2007 - 2011
        • Table Mobile termination rates by region - 2005; 2010
        • Table Worldwide mobile roaming revenue - 2000; 2008; 2012
        • Table Number of prepaid subscriptions worldwide - 2007 - 2012
        • Table Prepaid service revenue worldwide - 2005 - 2012
        • Table Brazil - mobile prepaid/postpaid ratio - 2002 - 2011
        • Table India - prepaid mobile subscribers: share of total market - 2003 - 2010
      • Spotlight on selected developing markets
        • Table China - mobile subscribers and annual change - 1995 - 2012
        • Table Overview of India's mobile market - 2009 - 2010
        • Table India - mobile subscribers, annual change and penetration - 2006 - 2012
        • Table India - mobile subscribers (GSM and CDMA) - 2002 - 2010
        • Table India - mobile penetration urban and rural - 2007; 2009 - 2010
        • Table India - mobile services revenue - 1996 - 2012
      • Mobile market insights
        • Table Examples of countries with mobile numbering plans
      • Conclusion: mobile phones are a powerful tool
    • GLOBAL MOBILE - HANDSET AND TOUCHSCREEN STATISTICS
      • Historical handset market growth
      • Global mobile handset statistics and forecasts
        • Table Worldwide overall mobile handset sales - 2004 - 2013
        • Table Worldwide overall mobile handset sales by quarter - 2009 - Q1 2012
        • Table Mobile handset revenue worldwide - 2009 - 2014
        • Table Mobile handset sales regional market share - 2011
        • Table Handset supplier worldwide market shares - 1999 - Q1 2012
      • Smartphones leaders
        • Table Worldwide smart phone mobile device sales by quarter - 2009 - Q1 2012
        • Table Worldwide smartphone operating systems by market share - 2009 - Q1 2012
      • Touchscreen tablets
        • Table Examples of Touchscreen Tablets
        • Table Worldwide touchscreen tablet device leaders ranked - Q1 2012
        • Table Worldwide touchscreen tablet operating system market share - mid 2010; 2011
        • Table Worldwide touchscreen tablet sales - 2010 - 2012
      • Other trends and developments
        • Table China mobile subscribers and annual change - 1995 - 2012
      • Safety and security issues
    • GLOBAL MOBILE BROADBAND - KEY STATISTICS AND MOBILE APP INSIGHTS
      • Market summary
        • Table Worldwide mobile services revenue - 2008; 2010; 2012
      • Mobile broadband insights
        • Table Approximate data rates for selected services on mobile devices
      • Mobile apps insights
        • Table Global - key app store competitors
        • Table Mobile Apps examples
        • Table Global top 10 most popular mobile apps - 2011
      • Interesting wireless broadband start-up examples
      • Mobile TV/video comms
        • Table Worldwide mobile TV subscribers
      • Brief case studies
      • Early adopters: Japan and South Korea
        • Table Japan - Prepaid mobile subscribers - December 2010
        • Table Japan - mobile Internet subscribers, services and technology by provider - August 2011
        • Table Japan - mobile Internet subscribers by providers - 2004 - 2010
        • Table Japan - mobile Internet subscribers - 2000 - 2011
      • South Korea
        • Table South Korea -Wireless internet operators and services
        • Table South Korea -Wireless internet subscribers by service provider - June 2008
        • Table South Korea - Wireless internet subscribers by service provider - December 2010
        • Table SK Telecom wireless internet ARPU by service type - 2005 - 2009
        • Table South Korea - purpose of using mobile phone wireless internet - 2009 - 2010
        • Table South Korea - wireless internet device usage - 2010
      • Technology insights
        • Table Worldwide HSPA subscribers - 2010; 2013
        • Table Worldwide LTE subscriber forecast - 2013 - 2015
        • Table Worldwide LTE growth - October 2010; January 2011; July 2011; January 2012
        • Table Countries with LTE commercial networks - January 2012
        • Table Worldwide WiMAX subscribers - 2011 - 2015
        • Table Number of Wi-Fi mobile handset shipments worldwide - 2009 - 2010; 2015
        • Table Number of public Wi-Fi hotspots - top 10 countries worldwide - mid-2009; early 2011
  • GLOBAL INTERNET SECTOR KEY STATISTICS
    • GLOBAL INTERNET - SEARCH ENGINES,WEBSITES AND USAGE
      • Table Worldwide Internet penetration by region - 2009; 2011
      • Table Top ten ranking by country by Internet users - Mid 2008; Mid 2011
      • Web 2.0
      • Internet traffic continues to grow
        • Table Percentage of Internet traffic to non-computer devices - selected countries- 2011
      • Internet users and penetration
        • Table Selected countries - average time spent online each month - Q4 2010; Q4 2011
        • Table Top US online activities - Q3 2010; 2011
        • Table Historical - top online activities - 2008
        • Table Number of domain names worldwide - 2007 - 2011
        • Table Examples of popular domain name suffixes worldwide - 2012
        • Table Internet users by top 10 languages - 2005; 2007; 2010
      • The World Wide Web
        • Table Worldwide market share of top 4 browsers - various months - 2008; 2010; 2012
        • Table Web server market share top 4 developers - various months - 2006; 2008; 2010; 2012
      • Search engines
        • Table Worldwide search engine market share - Jan 2010; May 2011; Jan 2012
      • Websites
        • Table Number of websites worldwide - various months - 2004; 2006; 2008; 2009; 2011
        • Table Visitors to top web properties worldwide - 2008; June 2009; May 2011
        • Table Visitors to top 10 mobile web properties worldwide - March 2012
      • Other developments
    • GLOBAL INTERNET -VOIP MARKET INSIGHTS
      • VoIP market summary
        • Table Worldwide VoIP subscriber base - 2005; 2007; 2009; 2011; 2013
        • Table Worldwide VoIP services market value - 2010; 2015
        • Table Largest VoIP providers by subscribers - mid-2008; mid 2011
        • Table Largest alternative VoIP providers by subscribers - 2009 - 2011
        • Table Worldwide registered users of Skype - 2007 - 2011
      • VoIP market insights
      • Case studies: China and Japan - 2010
        • Table Growth in IP telephony in China - 2004 - 2010
        • Table Registered Tom-Skype users in China - 2005 - 2009
        • Table VoIP subscribers and annual change in Japan - 2004 - 2010
        • Table VoIP subscribers and market share by operator in Japan - June 2010
        • Table Carrier share of VoIP subscribers in Japan - 2006 - 2010
  • GLOSSARY OF ABBREVIATIONS

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