Forecast Analysis: Mobile Services, Worldwide, 2008-2016, 2Q12 Update

Archived Published: 15 June 2012 ID: G00228936

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Revenue from mobile services is expected to reach 1.2 trillion constant U.S. dollars by 2016. The number of mobile connections will grow to 7.6 billion in 2016, helped by uptake of mobile data cards, connected devices in mature markets, and organic growth in emerging markets.

Table of Contents

  • Assumptions
    • Multi-SIM, Data Card and Connected Device Ownership
    • Consumer and Enterprise Spending
    • CSPs' Marketing and Pricing Strategies
    • Network Coverage — Rural and Urban
    • Regulatory Impact
  • Analysis
    • Changes Made in the 1Q12 Forecast and Analysis
  • Market Model
    • Forecast Components
      • Mobile Connections
      • Average Revenue per Unit
      • Influencing Factors
  • Recommended Reading
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