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West and Central Africa Telecommunications Report Q4 2013

  • ID: 2666217
  • October 2013
  • Region: Africa, Central Africa
  • 148 pages
  • Business Monitor International
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Atlantique Telecom
  • France Telecom
  • Maroc Telecom
  • MTN
  • MORE

BMI View: Our Q413 West and Central Africa report analyses latest industry, regulatory and macroeconomic developments in the telecoms markets of seven countries: Cameroon, Côte d'Ivoire, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Gabon, Mali, Mauritania and Senegal. In addition to analysis of the latest market data, the report contains updated five-year forecasts, through to 2017, for the mobile, fixedline and internet sectors.

Key Data

- The average mobile market growth for the seven countries in our coverage in Q213 was 3.9%.

- Mali recorded the highest quarterly growth at 9.2%, while Mauritania recorded a contraction of 0.5%.

- The average mobile penetration rate in the seven countries was 97.2% at the end of Q213. Gabon had the highest penetration rate at 195.6%, while DRC had the lowest at 27.7%.

- Gabon had the highest internet penetration at 32.0%, while DRC had the lowest at 2.4%.

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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Atlantique Telecom
  • France Telecom
  • Maroc Telecom
  • MTN
  • MORE

BMI Industry View 9

BMI Industry View 9

SWOT 11

Wireless SWOT 11

Broadand SWOT 13

Industry Forecast 15

Cameroon 15
Table: Cameroon Telecoms - Historical Data & Forecast 5

Côte d'Ivoire 18
Table: Côte d'Ivoire Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecast 18

Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) 21
Table: DRC Telecoms Market - Historical Data & Forecast 1

Gabon 24
Table: Gabon Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecast 24

Mali 26
Table: Mali Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecast 6

Mauritania 29
Table: Mauritania Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecast 9

Senegal 31
Table: Senegal Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecast 1

Industry Risk Reward Ratings 33

Sub-Saharan Africa Risk/Reward Ratings 33
Table: Sub-Saharan Africa Risk/Reward Ratings, Q413 36

Market Overview 39

Cameroon 39
Table: Regional Perspective, 2012 39

Key Developments 39

Mobile Growth 40

Market Share 41

ARPU 42

Networks And Mobile VAS 42

MVNO 43
Table: Cameroon Mobile Market, Q213 44

Fixed Line & Internet 44

Côte d'Ivoire 48
Table: Regional Perspective, 2012 48

Key Developments 48

Mobile Growth 49

Market Shares 50

ARPU 51

Networks 52
Table: Côte d'Ivoire Mobile Market, Q213 53

Fixed Line & Internet 53

Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) 54
Table: DRC Mobile Regional Comparison, 2012 4

Key Developments 55

Mobile Growth 56

Market Share 57

ARPU 57

Networks 58
Table: DRC Mobile Market 59

Fixed Line & Internet 59

Gabon 61
Table: Gabon Mobile Regional Comparison, 2012 1

Key Developments 61

Mobile Growth 62

Market Share 62

ARPU 63

Networks 64
Table: Gabon Mobile Market, Q213 4

Fixed Line & Internet 64

Mali 66
Table: Mali Mobile Regional Comparison, 2012 66

Mobile Growth 67

Market Share 68

ARPU 69
Table: Mali Mobile Market, Q213 0

Fixed Line & Internet 70

Mauritania 73
Table: Mauritania Mobile Regional Comparison, 2012 3

Key Developments 73

Mobile Growth 74

Market Share 75

ARPU 75
Table: Mauritania Mobile Market 6

Fixed Line & Internet 76

Senegal 78
Table: Senegal Mobile Regional Comparison, 2012 78

Key Developments 78

Mobile Growth 79

Market Share 80

ARPU 81

Networks 82

MVNOs 83
Table: Senegal Mobile Market, Q213 3

Fixed Line & Internet 83

Africa Mobile Content 86

Non-Voice Revenue Contribution Still In Double Digits 86

Diversity Of Services 87

Mobile Crossovers Keep Growing 89

Entertainment VAS Appeal To Local Appetites 90

Vodacom Drives M2M Growth In Africa 91

Regulatory Development 93

Regulatory Development 93
Table: West And Central Africa Telecoms Regulators 93

Company Profile 99

MTN 99
Table: MTN Operational Indicators 102

France Télécom 104
Table: Mobile & Fixed-Line Subscribers ('000) 107

Maroc Telecom 109

Atlantique Telecom 113

Regional Overview 116

Company News Alert 116

Demographic Forecast 121

Cameroon 121
Table: Cameroon's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000) 22
Table: Cameroon's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total) 123
Table: Cameroon's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 124
Table: Cameroon's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020 24

Congo, Democratic Republic 124
Table: The Democratic Republic Of The Congo (DRC)'s Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000) 125
Table: The DRC's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total) 26
Table: The DRC's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 27
Table: The DRC's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020 127

Cote d'Ivoire 127
Table: Côte d'Ivoire's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000) 28
Table: Côte d'Ivoire's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total) 29
Table: Côte d'Ivoire's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 30
Table: Côte d'Ivoire's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020 130

Gabon 130
Table: Gabon's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000) 31
Table: Gabon's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total) 132
Table: Gabon's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 133
Table: Gabon's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020 33

Mali 133
Table: Mali's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000) 134
Table: Mali's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total) 135
Table: Mali's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 136
Table: Mali's Rural and Urban Population, 1990-2020 136

Mauritania 136
Table: Mauritania's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000) 37
Table: Mauritania's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total) 38
Table: Mauritania's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 39
Table: Mauritania's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020 139

Senegal 139
Table: Senegal's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000) 140
Table: Senegal's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total) 141
Table: Senegal's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 142
Table: Senegal's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020 142

Glossary 143

Glossary 143
Table: Glossary Of Terms 143

Methodology 145

Methodology 145
Table: Key Indicators For Telecommunications Industry Forecasts 45

Telecoms Business Environment Ratings 146
Table: Ratings Indicators 47
Table: Weighting Of Indicators 48

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Maroc Telecom
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