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Forecast Analysis: Consumer Communications Services, Worldwide, 4Q15 Update

Published: 25 January 2016

ID: G00278810

Analyst(s): Stephanie Baghdassarian , Amanda Sabia , Neha Gupta , Fernando Elizalde , Derek O'Donnell


Consumer spending on communications services will grow at a CAGR of 1.5% through 2019, reaching $1.14 trillion. Changing assumptions on consumer purchase preferences and usage behaviors have pulled down fixed broadband spending growth by 0.5% for 2014 through 2019 as compared with the third quarter.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

  • Changes Made in the 4Q15 Forecast Update and Analysis
  • 4Q15 Forecast

Market Impact

  • Global Market
  • Regional Markets
    • Developing Emerging Markets (Brazil, Colombia, Hungary, Malaysia, Mexico, Poland, Rest of Eurasia, Rest of Middle East and North Africa, South Africa, Turkey)


  • Consumer Purchase Preferences and Usage Behavior
  • CSP Pricing

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