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Telecom Voice Subscription

 

This reports highlights data trends that have occurred in the telecommunication industry as at the end of July 2018. It presents information on Mobile voice telephony, fixed line, mobile data as well as 4G data for the month under review.

 

Mobile Voice Subscription for July 2018

At the end of July 2018, the total number of mobile voice subscriptions was 40,089,004. This represents a percentage increase of 1.83% from June 2018’s figure of 39,367,236. The total penetration rate for the month under review was 137.38%.

 

MTN’s voice subscriptions for the period was 19,073,969 representing a percentage increase of 1.83% from June 2018’s figure of 18,730,632. MTN’s market share for the month under review was 47.58%.

 

Vodafone’s mobile voice subscriptions increased from 9,342,496 as at the end of June 2018 to 9,534,186 as at the end of July 2018.  This represents a percentage increase of 2.05%. Vodafone’s market share for July 2018 was 23.78%.

 

Tigo’s voice subscriptions increased from 5,158,375 as at the end of June 2018 to 5,337,668 as at the end of July 2018 indicating a percentage increase of 3.48%. Their market share for the month under review was 13.31% as compared to 13.10% in June 2018.

 

Airtel’s voice subscriptions decreased from 5,392,707 as at the end of June 2018 to 5,390,704 as at the end of July 2018, a percentage decrease of -0.04%. Their total market share for the month under review was 13.45%.

 

Voice subscriptions of Glo increased from 743,026 as at the end of June 2018 to 752,477 at the end of July 2018. With a percentage increase of 1.27%, their total market share for the month under review was 1.88% as compared to 1.89% in June 2018.

 

  Chart 1 – Mobile Voice Market Share for July 2018

 

 

 

Fixed Telephony

There are two (2) operators providing fixed line services to the public in Ghana. These operators are Vodafone and Airtel. As at July 2018, the total subscriptions for the fixed operators were 280,096 representing a percentage decrease of -0.12% from the previous month. Vodafone recorded a total subscription of 270,151 while Airtel ended the month with 9,945 subscriptions.

 

Chart 2 – Fixed Telephony Subscriptions for July 2018

 

 

 

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 Historical Voice Subscription

Click on the link below to download the historical voice subscription from 1992 to April 2017.