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West and Central Africa Telecommunications Report Q4 2013

  • October 2013
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  • Business Monitor International
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  • 148 pages

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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%.

Table Of Contents

West and Central Africa Telecommunications Report Q4 2013
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 and Forecast 15
Côte d'Ivoire 18
Table: Côte d'Ivoire Telecoms Sector - Historical Data and Forecast 18
Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) 21
Table: DRC Telecoms Market - Historical Data and Forecast 21
Gabon 24
Table: Gabon Telecoms Sector - Historical Data and Forecast 24
Mali 26
Table: Mali Telecoms Sector - Historical Data and Forecast 26
Mauritania 29
Table: Mauritania Telecoms Sector - Historical Data and Forecast 29
Senegal 31
Table: Senegal Telecoms Sector - Historical Data and Forecast 31
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 and 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 and Internet 53
Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) 54
Table: DRC Mobile Regional Comparison, 2012 54
Key Developments 55
Mobile Growth 56
Market Share 57
ARPU 57
Networks 58
Table: DRC Mobile Market 59
Fixed Line and Internet 59
Gabon 61
Table: Gabon Mobile Regional Comparison, 2012 61
Key Developments 61
Mobile Growth 62
Market Share 62
ARPU 63
Networks 64
Table: Gabon Mobile Market, Q213 64
Fixed Line and Internet 64
Mali 66
Table: Mali Mobile Regional Comparison, 2012 66
Mobile Growth 67
Market Share 68
ARPU 69
Table: Mali Mobile Market, Q213 70
Fixed Line and Internet 70
Mauritania 73
Table: Mauritania Mobile Regional Comparison, 2012 73
Key Developments 73
Mobile Growth 74
Market Share 75
ARPU 75
Table: Mauritania Mobile Market 76
Fixed Line and 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 83
Fixed Line and 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 Telecom 104
Table: Mobile and 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) 122
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 124
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) 126
Table: The DRC's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 127
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) 128
Table: Côte d'Ivoire's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total) 129
Table: Côte d'Ivoire's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 130
Table: Côte d'Ivoire's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020 130
Gabon 130
Table: Gabon's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000) 131
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 133
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) 137
Table: Mauritania's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total) 138
Table: Mauritania's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 139
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 145
Telecoms Business Environment Ratings 146
Table: Ratings Indicators 147
Table: Weighting Of Indicators 148

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