Tanzania Telecoms Report: Statistics and Analyses of Fixed, Mobile, Internet

Tanzania Telecoms Report: Statistics and Analysis

The 16th edition of the “Tanzania – Telecoms, Mobile, Broadband and Digital Media – Statistics and Analyses” Report by BuddeComm is an in-depth analysis of the telecommunication sector in Tanzania. 

The report includes an overview of Tanzania and its telecommunications market, market and company analysis and regulatory environment, and comprehensive voice and data statistics.

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Table of Contents

  • 1. Executive summary
  • 2. Key statistics
  • 3. Country overview
  • 4. Telecommunications market
    • 4.1 Market analysis
  • 5. Regulatory environment
    • 5.1 Regulatory authority
    • 5.2 National Telecommunications Policy 1997
    • 5.3 National ICT Policy
    • 5.4 Regulatory overhaul
    • 5.5 Electronic and Postal Communication Act 2010
    • 5.6 Telecom sector liberalisation
      • 5.6.1 Converged licensing framework (CLF)
      • 5.6.2 International gateways
    • 5.7 Interconnection
    • 5.8 Universal Communication Services Access Fund (UCSAF)
    • 5.9 Foreign ownership restrictions
    • 5.10 SIM card registration
    • 5.11 Mobile Number Portability (MNP)
    • 5.12 Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP)
  • 6. Fixed network operators
    • 6.1 TTCL
      • 6.1.1 Privatisation and exclusivity period 2000-2005
      • 6.1.2 SaskTel management contract 2007-2009
      • 6.1.3 Future direction
    • 6.2 Zantel
    • 6.3 BOL (Smart)
  • 7. Telecommunications infrastructure
    • 7.1 TTCL’s fixed-line network
    • 7.2 Wireless local loop (WLL)
    • 7.3 Private networks
    • 7.4 National fibre backbone
  • 8. International infrastructure
    • 8.1 Submarine fibre
    • 8.2 Satellite
    • 8.3 Terrestrial
  • 9. Broadband market
    • 9.1 Introduction and statistical overview
      • 9.1.1 Market analysis
      • 9.1.2 Broadband statistics
      • 9.1.3 Public internet access locations
      • 9.1.4 ISP market
      • 9.1.5 Tanzania Internet Exchange (TIX, AIXP)
      • 9.1.6 ccTLD management
    • 9.2 Broadband infrastructure
      • 9.2.1 Hybrid Fibre Coax (HFC) networks
      • 9.2.2 Digital Subscriber Line (DSL) Networks
      • 9.2.3 EV-DO
      • 9.2.4 Fixed wireless (WiMAX, WiBro, Wi-Fi)
      • 9.2.5 Satellite broadband
  • 10. Digital economy
    • 10.1 E-health
    • 10.2 E-learning
  • 11. Digital media
    • 11.1 Digital TV developments
  • 12. Mobile market
    • 12.1 Market analysis
    • 12.2 Mobile statistics
      • 12.2.1 Mobile data services
      • 12.2.2 Mobile broadband
      • 12.2.3 Forecasts – mobile subscribers – 2018; 2020; 2022
    • 12.3 Regulatory issues
      • 12.3.1 Mobile Number Portability (MNP)
      • 12.3.2 Quality of Service
      • 12.3.3 Spectrum auctions
      • 12.3.4 Tariffs
      • 12.3.5 International roaming
      • 12.3.6 Mobile Termination Rates (MTRs)
      • 12.3.7 Network sharing
      • 12.3.8 Roaming
    • 12.4 Mobile infrastructure
      • 12.4.1 Digital networks
    • 12.5 Other infrastructure developments
      • 12.5.1 Mobile satellite services
      • 12.5.2 Tower infrastructure
      • 12.5.3 Voice-over-LTE (VoLTE)
    • 12.6 Major mobile operators
      • 12.6.1 TTCL Mobile
      • 12.6.2 Vodacom Tanzania
      • 12.6.3 Bharti Airtel (formerly Zain, Celtel)
      • 12.6.4 Millicom Tanzania (Mobitel, Tigo)
      • 12.6.5 Zanzibar Telecommunication (Zantel)
      • 12.6.6 Halotel (Viettel Tanzania0
      • 12.6.7 Mobile Virtual network Operators (MVNOs)
    • 12.7 Mobile content and applications
      • 12.7.1 Money transfer, m-banking
      • 12.7.2 Mobile TV
      • 12.7.3 M-health
    • 12.8 Handsets
  • 13. Related reports
  • Table 1 – Country statistics Tanzania – 2016 (e)
  • Table 2 – Fixed-line network statistics – 2017 (Mar)
  • Table 3 – Internet provider statistics – 2017
  • Table 4 – Internet user statistics – 2016 (e)
  • Table 5 – Mobile statistics – 2017 (Mar)
  • Table 6 – National telecommunications authority
  • Table 7 – Interconnection rates – 2012- 2017
  • Table 8 – TTCL financial data – 2010; 2012 – 2014
  • Table 9 – BOL (Smart) mobile subscribers – 2015 – 2017
  • Table 10 – Historic – Fixed lines in service by operator and teledensity – 1999 – 2009
  • Table 11 – Fixed lines in service by operator and teledensity – 2010 – 2018
  • Table 12 – TTCL fixed lines in service – 2010- 2017
  • Table 13 – Fixed lines in service – 1995 – 2017
  • Table 14 – International bandwidth – 2001 – 2015
  • Table 15 – Historic – Internet users and penetration rate – 1999 – 2009
  • Table 16 – Internet users and penetration rate – 2010 – 2017
  • Table 17 – Internet users and penetration rate – 2005 – 2017
  • Table 18 – Historic – Fixed-line internet subscribers – 2001 – 2017
  • Table 19 – Fixed-line broadband subscribers – 2005 – 2017
  • Table 20 – Cable modem broadband subscribers – 2005 – 2016
  • Table 21 – Fixed wireless internet subscribers – 2011 – 2017
  • Table 22 – Pay TV subscribers by platform – 2010 – 2016
  • Table 23 – Historic – Mobile subscribers and penetration rate – 1995 – 2009
  • Table 24 – Mobile subscribers and penetration rate – 2010 – 2018
  • Table 25 – Mobile voice subscriber market share by operator – 2011 – 2016
  • Table 26 – Average use of services per subscriber – 2012 – 2017
  • Table 27 – SMS traffic – 2012 – 2017
  • Table 28 – Active mobile broadband subscribers and penetration rate – 2008 – 2016
  • Table 29 – Mobile internet subscribers – 2011 – 2016
  • Table 30 – Forecast mobile subscribers – 2018; 2020; 2022
  • Table 31 – Average mobile tariffs – 2005 – 2016
  • Table 32 – TTCL mobile subscribers – 2006 – 2017
  • Table 33 – Vodacom Tanzania subscribers – 2000 – 2017
  • Table 34 – Vodacom Tanzania data subscribers – 2013 – 2016
  • Table 35 – Vodacom Tanzania ARPU ($) – 2003 – 2014
  • Table 36 – Vodacom Tanzania ARPU (TZS) – 2011 – 2016
  • Table 37 – Airtel subscribers – 2002 – 2017
  • Table 38 – Zain Tanzania ARPU – 2002 – 2009
  • Table 39 – Millicom Tanzania mobile subscribers – 2000 – 2017
  • Table 40 – Zantel mobile subscribers – 2000 – 2017
  • Table 41 –Halotel mobile subscribers – 2015 – 2017
  • Table 42 – Mobile money subscriptions by operator– 2015 – 2017
  • Chart 1– Fixed lines in service by operator and teledensity – 2005 – 20189
  • Chart 2 – Pay TV subscribers by platform – 2010 – 2016
  • Chart 3 – Mobile subscribers in Tanzania – 2005 – 2018
  • Exhibit 1 – Emergency rescue scheme for Lake Victoria

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