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  • Following Dataxis’ latest research, the total number of mobile SIMs in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) is forecasted to exceed 1 billion by 2023, from around 800 million in 2017. This growth follows the steady increase observed in the SSA mobile market for many years and will mainly be driven by the internet enabled SIMs. Among them, […]


    Although the total installed base of mobile lines is decreasing, most of the key indicators like revenues, postpaid and 4G of the market are progressing. According to Dataxis, the mobile installed base is 685.7 million, representing a decrease of 0.5% since 2016 and the figures deduce a penetration over population of 108.7%. A clearest perspective […]


    According to Dataxis latest research, as at 2017, Latin America reached 18.2 million of active paid account subscribed to a Video on Demand OTT service (S-VoD). This means an annual increase of 29.8%. Such volume is equal to 25.2% of the total fixed broadband accesses, which indicates it has more room to growth.


    Dataxis’ latest research highlights the steady rise expected in Pay TV numbers in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). While TV penetration will continue to grow to reach around 46 % of total households, Pay TV offers are forecasted to increase their reach in African homes with more than 37 million subscribers in 2023.


    According to Dataxis latest quarterly update, the mobile subscribers growth in Europe remains almost flat. In the fourth quarter of 2017, mobile subscribers in Europe reached 1.05 billion(1050 million) from compared to 1.04 billion (1040 million) for the same quarter in 2016, with a compound annual growth (CAGR) of 0.1%.