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Outgoing fixed line voice calls in Germany: Fall in 2017

The variable decreased by 7.63 percent in 2017, according to data presented by German Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy. It indicates the all-time low since 2010 as outgoing voice calls went down by 10 billion units, as it follows the tendency of the prior year when it dropped by 6.36%. Germany saw a decrease of 37.31% in outgoing voice calls during the last 8 years. Likewise, it has had a fall at a 0.06% compound annual growth rate during the last five years with a negligible overall diminution since the start of time series. It averaged 156.99 billion units from 2010 to 2017 and it reached its maximum of 193 billion units in 2010.

Outgoing fixed line voice calls in Germany: Fall in 2017
Date Billion Units Variation
2017 121.00 -7.63
2016 131.00 -6.36
2015 139.90 -7.35
2014 151.00 -7.36
2013 163.00 -6.32
2012 174.00 -4.92
2011 183.00 -5.18
2010 193.00 N/A

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Main Fixed Line Indicators

  • Fixed Line Subscribers

    Active number of analogue fixed telephone lines, voice-over-IP (VoIP) subscriptions, fixed wireless local loop (WLL) subscriptions, ISDN voice-channel equivalents and fixed public payphones. It consists of telephone lines connecting a customer's terminal equipment to the public switched telephone network (PSTN) with a dedicated port on a telephone exchange. Based on: International Telecommunication Union.

  • Voice Calls Volume

    Volume of fixed voice calls, usually expressed in number of calls or number of completed minutes. It includes domestic (local and long distance) and international fixed voice calls, for both business and non-business lines. Based on: International Telecommunications Union.

  • Fixed Line Penetration

    Number of fixed line subscriptions, usually measured per 100 inhabitants. The penetration rate measures fixed line's degree of adoption. It consists of telephone lines connecting a customer's terminal equipment to the public switched telephone network (PSTN) with a dedicated port on a telephone exchange. Based on: Eurostat.

  • Voice Calls Revenue

    Revenue generated from local, national and international fixed line voice calls, usually expressed in millions or billions of national currency. It includes both business and non-business lines. Based on: International Telecommunication Union.