Statistics and Tariff Information in Telecom, Media and Postal Service for the Second Quarter 2017

 

This is a Second quarter report for 2017; it covers the period from April to June 2017, and it gives the annual trends of some indicators.

This report includes information on mobile telephone, fixed telephone, internet, tariffs (voice and data), traffic, revenues, investment and employment in telecommunication sector, licensed operators in postal and Media. 

In the period under review, mobile telephone subscriptions decreased from 8,403,067 recorded in the first quarter of 2017 to 8,368,432 recorded in the second quarter 2017, this portrays a 0.41% decrease.  

Mobile telephone penetration rate fell from 79.21% recorded in the fourth quarter of 2016 to 72.88 % that was recorded at the end of the Second quarter 2017.

Fixed telephone subscriptions in this quarter decreased by 46% from 12,810 recorded in the first quarter 2017 to 6,960 in this quarter under review.

In the media there are 14 licensed Free to Air Televisions, 4 licensed pay TV operators, 31 radio stations, 50 print media and 80 online operators and in the postal service there are 24 licensed operators as of June 2017.

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Statistics and Tariff Information in Telecom, Media and Postal Service for the Second Quarter 2017