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Trend of Mobile Subscribers over the Years

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The number of people with a mobile phone in India has increased steadily, from 800 million in 2011 to around 1.2 billion in 2018. It has been growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 4.82% and shows immense potential in growing at a much higher rate due to…

Teledensity trends over the years

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Over the years, we have seen a significant rise of teledensity in India, reaching close to saturation at 90%+ with CAGR of 2.7 % The penetration has been driven over the years due to one of the lowest tariffs in the world. Post-2016, the scenario has changed due to the…

Rural-Urban Tele-Subscriber Share and Total Tele-Subscribers Share over the years

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Around 2011, the urban-rural subscribers’ ratio was quite high around (almost 2:1). Since then, the share of rural subscribers has been constantly increasing. However, the trend in rising rural subscriber share was broken in 2017, but it was only a one-year anomaly. This sudden increase in urban subscribers can be…

Trends of MOU & ARPU over the years

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The Indian telecom industry was already having one of the lowest ARPUs, but the entry of Jio in 2016, with extremely competitive schemes, literally took the ARPU further down to unsustainable levels. This was further helped by the competitors following suit to retain share. The average usage also saw a…

Wireless Market Share in Telecom Industry over the Years

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Bharti Airtel, Vodafone and Idea have been major shareholders in the Indian telecom market till 2016. With the entry of Reliance Jio in December 2016 and its affordable plans, it didn’t take much time for it to become the biggest market player in a span of four years. Simultaneously, the…

Urban and Rural Internet Subscriber Share

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The share of urban internet subscribers had been increasing from 2015-18, however, it saw a fall from 70.48% in 2018 to 64.35% in the year 2019.

Trend of mobile internet subscribers

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With the advancement of internet, coupled with the excessive dependence of the daily lives of people on it, the number of people using the internet on their cellular devices has seen an upward trend since the 2000s. The number of mobile internet users is growing at a CAGR of around…

Total, Urban and Rural Internet density trends

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Trends of total Internet Subscribers over the years, and composition of narrowband and broadband subscribers

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The total number of internet subscribers has been steadily increasing over the years. However, there is a stark change in the slope of the trend line since 2016-17, marking the entry of Jio. With extremely affordable rates, it became very accessible for people to have an internet connection, and hence,…