The digital economy will help the country align to its goals of expanding the wider Indian economy as well as enhancing jobs. Sectors such as communications, including telecoms, IT services, eCommerce, FinTech and electronics manufacturing, are growing at a good pace.
In 2017 India was the fastest growing eCommerce market globally however India will take more than 10 years to reach the level of the US and China markets in online retail. About 70 percent of our population still lives in tier III cities and beyond.
There are several trends in the Indian online education segment that are contributing to the growth opportunities ahead. These included a continuous need for working professionals to learn new skills as well as the emergence of technologies such as big data and artificial intelligence that is enabling online education vendors to design customized content.
Video will remain the main driver for online content consumption. Increased uptake of VOD and catch-up TV, short format and original local video content along with high 4G data speeds will drive mobile data consumption.
The Reserve Bank of India drafted guidelines that allows for direct money transfers between the apps of different mobile wallet providers.
IoT focus areas will include agriculture, health, transportation, security, automobile, and smart cities.
Video will remain the main driver for online content consumption.
Fixed broadband penetration is expected to grow at a moderate rate over the next five years to 2022.
Companies covered in this report include:
Aircel/Dishnet, Bharti Airtel, Idea, Reliance Communications, Tata Teleservices, Vodafone, Bharti Telenet, Reliance Infocomm, Tata Teleservices, Videsh Sanchar Nigam Ltd (VSNL), Tata Indicom, Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL), Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd (MTNL).
2. Introduction and statistical overview
2.1 Market Overview and analysis
2.2 Broadband statistics
2.2.1 Internet statistics
2.3 National Broadband Policy
2.4 National Broadband Plan
2.5 Forecasts Fixed broadband subscribers 2017; 2019; 2022
2.5.1 Notes on scenario forecasts
3. Fixed Broadband Service Providers
3.1 Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL)
3.2 Bharti Airtel
3.3 Hughes Telecom
3.4 Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Limited (MTNL)
3.5 Atria Convergence Technologies (ACT)
3.8 Internet Service Providers (ISPs)
4. Fixed Broadband Technologies
4.1 Hybrid Fibre Coax (HFC) networks
4.2 Digital Subscriber Line (DSL) networks
4.3 Fibre-to-the-Premises (FttP) and Fibre-To-The-Home (FttH)
4.4 Fixed wireless
5. Digital economy
5.5 Smart Meters
6. Digital media
7. Broadcasting Market
7.2 Market statistics
7.3 Cable TV and Satellite TV
7.4 Pay TV
7.5 Satellite TV Direct-to-Home (DTH) TV
8. Related reports
List of Tables
Table 1 Fixed broadband subscribers 2001 - 2017
Table 2 Fixed broadband subscribers - market share by access type (Historical) 2014
Table 3 Internet penetration 2006 - 2018
Table 4 Dial-up internet subscribers (historical) 2007 - 2013
Table 5 Internet household penetration 2005 - 2017
Table 6 Proportion of households with a computer 2007 - 2017
Table 7 International internet bandwidth 2000 - 2017
Table 8 Forecast Fixed Broadband subscribers 2012 - 2017; 2019; 2022
Table 9 Number of licensed ISPs (historical) 2002 2003; 2005; 2008 - 2013
Table 10 Historic - Cable modem subscribers 2001 - 2014
Table 11 Historic - DSL subscribers 2001 - 2014
Table 12 Historic - FttX subscribers 2010 - 2014
Table 13 - Broadcasting market overview
Table 14 DTH subscribers 2008 - 2017
List of Charts
Chart 1 - Fixed broadband subscribers and penetration 2006 - 2017
Chart 2 - Internet penetration 2006 - 2018
Chart 3 - Forecast Fixed Broadband subscribers 2017; 2019; 2022
- Bharti Airtel
- Reliance Communications
- Tata Teleservices
- Bharti Telenet
- Reliance Infocomm
- Tata Teleservices
- Videsh Sanchar Nigam Ltd (VSNL)
- Tata Indicom
- Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL)
- Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd (MTNL).