Southern Africa Telecommunications Report Q3 2013

Publisher Name :
Date: 19-Jun-2013
No. of pages: 143

BMI View: BMI's Q313 Southern Africa report analyses the latest industry, regulatory and macroeconomic

developments in the telecoms markets of seven countries: Angola, Botswana, Mozambique, Mauritius,

Namibia, Zambia and Zimbabwe. It also contains analysis of latest market data relating to the end of Q113

and updated five-year forecasts to 2017 for the mobile, fixed-line and internet sectors.

Key Data

? Zimbabwe's mobile penetration rate is forecast to reach 100% in 2013. Botswana is forecast to have the

highest penetration rate at 145.9% at the end of 2013, while Mozambique will have the lowest 44.0%.

? 3G as a proportion of total mobile penetration is expected to reach double figures in four countries, the

highest of which is Mauritius at 27.1%.

? Although internet penetration is rising rapidly due to the increasing use of mobile phones to access the

web, broadband penetration still remains below 5% in most cases, held back by the high cost PCs and

laptops.

Southern Africa Telecommunications Report Q3 2013

Table Of Contents

BMI Industry View 9
SWOT 11
Industry Forecast 13
Angola 13
Table: Angola Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecasts 13
Botswana 15
Table: Botswana Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecasts 15
Mauritius 17
Table: Mauritius Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecasts 17
Mozambique 19
Table: Mozambique Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecasts 19
Namibia 21
Table: Namibia Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecasts 21
Zambia 23
Table: Zambia Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecasts 23
Zimbabwe 25
Table: Zimbabwe Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecasts 25
Industry Risk Reward Ratings 28
Sub-Saharan Africa Risk/Reward Ratings 28
Table: Sub-Saharan Africa Industry Risk/Reward Ratings, Q313 31
Market Overview 32
Angola 32
Regional Perspective 32
Table: Angola - Mobile Regional Comparison, 2012 32
Key Developments 32
Market Growth 33
Market Share 33
Networks 34
Table: Angola Mobile Market, Q113 35
Fixed Line And Internet 35
Botswana 37
Regional Perspective 37
Table: Botswana - Mobile Regional Comparison, 2012 37
Key Developments 37
Market Growth 38
Market Share 38
Usage 40
Networks 40
Table: Botswana Mobile Market, Q113 41
Fixed Line And Internet 41
Mauritius 43
Regional Perspective 43
Table: Mauritius - Mobile Regional Comparison, 2012 43
Key Developments 43
Market Growth 44
Market Shares 44
Networks 45
Table: Mauritius - Mobile Market, Q113 46
Fixed Line And Internet 46
Mozambique 49
Regional Perspective 49
Table: Mozambique - Mobile Regional Comparison, 2012 49
Key Developments 49
Market Growth 50
Market Shares 51
ARPU 53
Networks 53
Table: Mozambique - Mobile Market, Q412 54
Fixed Line And Internet 54
Namibia 56
Regional Perspective 56
Table: Namibia - Mobile Regional Comparison, 2012 56
Key Developments 56
Market Growth 57
Market Shares 58
Networks 58
Table: Namibia - Mobile Market, Q113 59
Fixed Line And Internet 59
Zambia 62
Regional Perspective 62
Table: Zambia - Mobile Regional Comparison, 2012 62
Key Developments 62
Market Growth 63
Market Shares 64
ARPU 65
Networks 65
Table: Zambia - Mobile Market, Q113 66
Fixed Line And Internet 66
Zimbabwe 67
Regional Perspective 67
Table: Zimbabwe - Mobile Regional Comparison, 2012 67
Key Developments 67
Market Growth 68
Market Shares 69
ARPU 70
Networks 70
Table: Zimbabwe - Mobile market, Q113 71
Fixed Line And Internet 71
Mobile Content 75
Non-Voice Revenue Contribution Head Into Double Digits 75
Diversity Of Services 77
Mobile Crossovers Still In The Mix 78
M2M Debuts In Africa 79
Regulatory Development 81
Table: Southern Africa Telecoms Regulators 81
Competitive Landscape 86
Table: Key Players: Southern African Telecoms 86
Company Profile 87
Unitel Angola 87
mcel Mozambique 90
Econet Zimbabwe 92
Mascom Botswana 96
Mauritius Telecom/Orange 98
MTC Namibia 101
Airtel Zambia 104
Regional Overview 107
Background 108
2012 Achievements 108
Financial Results 110
Table: Avanti Communications Group Results (GBP '000) 110
Demographic Forecast 111
Angola Demographic Outlook 111
Table: Angola's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000) 112
Table: Angola's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total) 113
Table: Angola's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 114
Table: Angola's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020 114
Botswana Demographic Outlook 114
Table: Botswana's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000) 116
Table: Botswana's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total) 116
Table: Botswana's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 117
Table: Botswana's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020 118
Mauritius Demographic Forecast 118
Table: Mauritius' Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000) 119
Table: Mauritius' Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total) 120
Table: Mauritius' Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 121
Table: Mauritius' Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020 121
Mozambique Demographic Outlook 121
Table: Mozambique's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000) 123
Table: Mozambique's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total) 123
Table: Mozambique's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 124
Table: Mozambique's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020 125
Namibia Demographic Outlook 125
Table: Namibia's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000) 127
Table: Namibia's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total) 127
Table: Namibia's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 128
Table: Namibia's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020 129
Zambia Demographic Outlook 129
Table: Zambia's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000) 131
Table: Zambia's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total) 131
Table: Zambia's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 132
Table: Zambia's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020 133
Zimbabwe Demographic Forecast 133
Table: Zimbabwe's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000) 135
Table: Zimbabwe's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total) 135
Table: Zimbabwe's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 136
Table: Zimbabwe's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020 137
Glossary 138
Table: Glossary Of Terms 138
Methodology 140
How We Generate Our Industry Forecasts 140
Table: Key Indicators For Telecommunications Industry Forecasts 140
Telecoms Business Environment Ratings 141
Table: Ratings Indicators 142
Table: Weighting Of Indicators 143

List Of Tables

Table: Angola Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecasts
Table: Botswana Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecasts
Table: Mauritius Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecasts
Table: Mozambique Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecasts
Table: Namibia Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecasts
Table: Zambia Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecasts
Table: Zimbabwe Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecasts
Table: Sub-Saharan Africa Industry Risk/Reward Ratings, Q313
Table: Angola - Mobile Regional Comparison, 2012
Table: Angola Mobile Market, Q113
Table: Botswana - Mobile Regional Comparison, 2012
Table: Botswana Mobile Market, Q113
Table: Mauritius - Mobile Regional Comparison, 2012
Table: Mauritius - Mobile Market, Q113
Table: Mozambique - Mobile Regional Comparison, 2012
Table: Mozambique - Mobile Market, Q412
Table: Namibia - Mobile Regional Comparison, 2012
Table: Namibia - Mobile Market, Q113
Table: Zambia - Mobile Regional Comparison, 2012
Table: Zambia - Mobile Market, Q113
Table: Zimbabwe - Mobile Regional Comparison, 2012
Table: Zimbabwe - Mobile market, Q113
Table: Southern Africa Telecoms Regulators
Table: Key Players: Southern African Telecoms
Table: Avanti Communications Group Results (GBP '000)
Table: Angola's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000)
Table: Angola's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total)
Table: Angola's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020
Table: Angola's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020
Table: Botswana's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000)
Table: Botswana's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total)
Table: Botswana's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020
Table: Botswana's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020
Table: Mauritius' Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000)
Table: Mauritius' Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total)
Table: Mauritius' Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020
Table: Mauritius' Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020
Table: Mozambique's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000)
Table: Mozambique's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total)
Table: Mozambique's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020
Table: Mozambique's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020
Table: Namibia's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000)
Table: Namibia's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total)
Table: Namibia's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020
Table: Namibia's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020
Table: Zambia's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000)
Table: Zambia's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total)
Table: Zambia's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020
Table: Zambia's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020
Table: Zimbabwe's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000)
Table: Zimbabwe's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total)
Table: Zimbabwe's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020
Table: Zimbabwe's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020
Table: Glossary Of Terms
Table: Key Indicators For Telecommunications Industry Forecasts
Table: Ratings Indicators
Table: Weighting Of Indicators
  • World Economic Forum Unveils Top 10 Emerging Technologies of 2016
    The World Economic Forum (WEF) and Scientific American lately unveiled the major technological innovation list of the top ten emerging technologies of 2016. This list emphasizes on the technological developments which have the supremacy to transform industries, protect the planet, and improve lives. It also presents an opening to discuss any societal, human, economic or [...]
  • Siemens Adds To the Growth of Wind Power Generation Market
    Siemens has been presenting ground-breaking strategies and pioneering solutions for energy generation for an intelligent power supply globally. With an expansive portfolio and wide-ranging proficiency in wind power generation, Siemens is likely to aid in increasing the share of wind power in the US energy mix. With New Mexico’s vicinity to significant wind energy areas, [...]
  • Global Public Safety LTE Ecosystem Overview
    In view of its flourishing ecosystem, spectrum flexibility and performance metrics, LTE has emerged as the leading candidate for public safety mobile broadband networks. Public safety organizations and establishments have already begun planning to advance their networks to LTE-based public safety solutions. LTE provisions a varied range of services, from high bandwidth data services to [...]
  • RnR Market Research: Biochips Market Insights
    Growing R&D investment and subcontracting of pharmaceutical companies would lead to growth in biochips market in Asia along with an increase in the application of biochips products is estimated to improve opportunity for the global biochip market. Conversely, the high cost involved in manufacturing of biochips can be seen as a challenge for the same. [...]
  • Current State of Blood Banking Market, Products, Technologies and Services
    The global blood banking and blood products market is expected to reach US$41.9 billion by 2020 with USA continuing to be the largest market worldwide. Asia-Pacific follows a close second with a projected CAGR of 9.1% during this period owing to the refining healthcare infrastructure and increase in the per capita healthcare expenditure. The major [...]
  • Bangladesh Telecommunications Report Q4 2016
    Published: 24-Aug-2016        Price: US 1295 Onwards        Pages: 57
    BMI View: Grameenphone has launched a new telecare service in Bangladesh. Its four new Tonic-branded mobile-based services will be available to active subscribers for free. Tonic will operate under the operator's new healthcare subsidiary, Telenor Health. If successful, Tonic will be rolled out in the operator's other developing markets to fulfil unmet healthcare needs. At its launch, Tonic comprises four key components, namely daily healthcare and lifestyle tips prov......
  • Kosovo Telecommunications Report 2016
    Published: 24-Aug-2016        Price: US 1295 Onwards        Pages: 36
    BMI View: The Kosovan telecommunications market offers few opportunities for prospective and existing investors alike. The wireline voice sector is small and the ageing infrastructure woefully under-utilised. Few alternative players have the means or the appetite to compete for a small user base. The mobile market is only a little more competitive, but with one MVNO having expired investors are advised to look elsewhere for growth opportunities. 3G/4G expansion provid......
  • Paraguay Telecommunications Report 2016
    Published: 24-Aug-2016        Price: US 1295 Onwards        Pages: 47
    BMI View: Osiptel's auction of spectrum in the 700MHZ and 2.6GHz bands plays out our view that advanced data services will be a key growth driver for the mobile market. We also expect continued consolidation in the pay TV segment and the planned deployment of LTE mobile broadband to unlock subscriber and revenue growth opportunities, which have so far been constrained by the underdeveloped nature of the wireline market. Competition remains weak in the market, but we a......
  • Philippines Telecommunications Report Q4 2016
    Published: 24-Aug-2016        Price: US 1295 Onwards        Pages: 60
    BMI View: Telstra and San Miguel Corp's (SMC's) plans to pool their strength for the launch of a third mobile network have not materialised. We believe the regulator's lack of power in providing support to the new entrant, coupled with the duopolistic market power of the incumbents, proved to be barriers to entry. Consequently, SMC withdrew from the market in March, but a far more experienced telecoms operator Telenor has offered to partner with SMC to challenge the d......
  • Sudan and South Sudan Telecommunications Report Q4 2016
    Published: 24-Aug-2016        Price: US 1295 Onwards        Pages: 77
    BMI View: In Q216, Zain announced it will buy 92.3% of Sudanese wireline operator Canar from Etisalat for USD95.2mn, subject to regulatory approval. The deal would consolidate Zain's presence in Sudan, where its 11.909mn mobile subscribers and Canar's 91,467 wireline subscriptions account for commanding market shares of 42.6% and 76.9% respectively. Although currency volatility has impaired telecoms investments in Sudan over the last 12 months, the country continues t......
  • The Service assurance systems: worldwide market shares 2015
    Published: 23-Aug-2016        Price: US 7999 Onwards        Pages: 69
    "There was a decline in probe systems market in 2015, which was balanced by strong growth in service management and workforce automation. This report assesses which vendors are leading in the service assurance systems market for the telecoms industry, and provides profiles of the leaders and their challengers. CSPs’ continued focus on increased operational efficiency, enhanced customer experience and reduced churn drove spending in professional services. ......
  • The Italy telecoms market report 2016
    Published: 23-Aug-2016        Price: US 1999 Onwards        Pages: 36
    This country report and accompanying data annex provide a comprehensive overview of Italy's telecoms market, including KPIs and data on subscribers, penetration, revenue and ARPU. The report analyses the strategies of major players in the country's fixed and mobile telecoms markets, and includes market share data and operators' infrastructure status. Company Coverage This report includes information on the following companies. 3 Group Europe ......
  • 5G Technology Market and Its Impact on Communication and IoT Market (R&D Spending and Trial Investments, Technology Requirements, Future Roadmap, Spectrum Consideration, Key Strategies, Regulatory Landscape, and Application Trends & Geographical Analysis)
    Published: 22-Aug-2016        Price: US 5650 Onwards        Pages: 164
    “Deployment of 5G would bring new network and service capabilities” The total number of mobile (cellular) subscriptions for 5G is expected to increase from 35.0 million by 2021 to 89.0 million by 2022. The prominent factors that are driving the paradigm shift toward new broadband technology include the rising demand for high data speed and large network coverage, significant growth in the mobile data traffic, growing machine-to-machine communication in org......
  • 2016 Femtocell Industry Market Report
    Published: 17-Aug-2016        Price: US 2800 Onwards        Pages: 150
    The 'Global and Chinese Femtocell Industry, 2011-2021 Market Research Report' is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global Femtocell industry with a focus on the Chinese market. The report provides key statistics on the market status of the Femtocell manufacturers and is a valuable source of guidance and direction for companies and individuals interested in the industry.Firstly, the report provides a basic overview of the industry including its definition, applications......
  • SERVICES
    Value for Money
    We believe in "optimum utilization of available budget and resources". While servicing our clients' (your) market research requirements, we keep the same approach in focus to help you get the best value for your $$s.
    Ever Growing Inventory
    Ranging from the smallest feasible / required data (datasheets, data facts, SWOT analysis, company profiles, etc) to full research reports that help you make decisions, our inventory is updated almost on a daily basis with the latest industry reports from domain experts that track more than 5000 niche sectors.
    One Stop Solution
    Need a custom research report on medical devices market? Require all available business intelligence on 3D printing industry? Exploring F&B sector of a particular country/region? RnRMarketResearch.com is your one-stop-solution to all market intelligence needs. We not only offer custom research and consulting services, we also "bundle" reports to meet your needs and help you fetch the data analysis you require for your business.
    Dedicated Client Engagement
    Not limited to only "finding" relevant reports for you, our client engagement team dedicates its efforts to understand your "business need" and accordingly maps available research data to help you move forward. Call "your" client engagement executive any time of your day and get your questions answered in order to make the correct business decision.
    Saving Time and Efforts
    Simply share your research requirement details with us and let us do all the hard work to find required intelligence for you. When you add up our "one stop solution" and "dedicated client engagement" services mentioned above, you obviously know the time and effort saving you do by working with us.
    Payment Flexibility
    Working with Fortune 500 organizations, we understand the importance of being flexible for payments. Share your payment terms with us and we will surely match up to them to ensure you get access to required business intelligence data without having to wait for the payment to be done.
    Post-Purchase Research Support
    Have questions after reading a report / datasheet bought through us? Not sure about the methodology used for data available in the research? Talk to us / Share your questions with us and if required, we will connect you with the analyst(s)/author(s) of the report(s) and ensure you get satisfactory answers for the same. Need more data / analysis / report(s) on the topic of your research/project? The RnRMarketResearch.com team is here for you 24X7 to support you with your post-purchase requirements. Subscription Offers & Packages (Get in touch with us for more details - sales@rnrmarketresearch.com / +1 888 391 5441 )
    • Ad Hoc
    • Pay - as - you - go / Bucket Subscriptions
    • Fixed Cost for #of reports
    • Customize / Personalize as per your needs