Issue #25   •   Quarter 3/4 Edition   •   December 2018

 

108.91%
Subscribers’ teledensity for Q1, March 2017 is placed at 108.91 per cent a decline from its February figure of 110.09 per cent

N15trn
Telecom sector currently contributes N15trn to the nation’s GDP

1,000,000+
Over one million telecom consumers have activated the 2442 Do-Not-Disturb code

$11.9bn
Nigeria telecom consumers contribute $11.9bn to the sector in 2 years (2015/2016)

20.95%
Nigeria’s broadband penetration is 20.95 per cent

152,467,198
The total number of subscribers as at March, 2017 is placed at 152,467,198 a decline from its February figure of 154,120,484

151,999,197
The number of active GSM lines saw a decline from 153,661,547 in February, 2017 to 151,999,197 in March, 2017

217,566
CDMA mobile has retained its active subscribers’ base at 217,566 as at March, 2017

26,865
Fixed (wired) has also retained its active user base at 26,865 in March, 2017

125,635
Fixed (wireless) has seen an increase from its previous 124,635 in February, 2017 to 125,635 in March, 2017

22.80%
With subscribers’ base of 34,656,605 Airtel’s percentage market share is placed at 22.80 per cent as at March, 2017 an increase from its Q4, December 2016 figure

12.91%
Etisalat saw a reduction in its percentage market share from 13.50 per cent to 12.91 per cent with a subscriber base of 19,621,806 as at March, 2017

24.60%
Having 24.60 per cent of the total market share by GSM operators, Globacom has seen a decline in its subscriber base placed at 37, 328,827 as at March, 2017

40.00%
MTN’s market share by operators is placed at 40.00 per cent with a total of 60,391,959 subscribers as at March, 2017

99.74%
The percentage market share by technology for mobile (GSM) is placed at 99.7 per cent as at March, 2017

0.14%
Mobile (CDMA) has retained its percentage market share by technology of 0.14 per cent as at March, 2017

0.10%
The fixed (wired/ wireless) has its percentage market share also retained at 0.10 per cent as at March, 2017

0.06%
VoIP has its percentage market share placed at 0.06 per cent as at March, 2017; an increase from its previous figure

89,972,792
The total number of internet subscribers for mobile GSM as at March, 2017 is placed at 89,972,792 down from 89,998,873 in February, 2017

30,309
The total number of internet subscribers for mobile CDMA is retained at 30,309 in March, 2017

20,851
The total number of incoming porting activities saw an increase from 10,771 in February, 2017 to 20,851 as at March, 2017

21,170
Outgoing porting activity increased from 11,060 in February, 2017 to 21,170 as at March, 2017

3,423
Having a total of 3,423 incoming porting activity as at March, 2017 Airtel saw an increase from its previous figure of 2,090 in February, 2017

15,208
Etisalat also saw an increase in its incoming porting activity from 6,551 in February, 2017 to 15,208 as at December, 2016.

833
Globacom’s incoming porting activity from increased from 578 in February, 2017 to 833 as at March, 2017

1,387
MTN’s incoming porting activity declined from 1,552 in February, 2017 to 1,387 as at March, 2017