Telecom Data Subscription
4. Mobile Data Figures for September 2017
At the end of September 2017, the total subscriptions of mobile data in the country was 22,865,821 with a penetration rate of 79.94%.
4.1 Cellular Mobile Data Operators
MTN’s mobile data subscriptions for September 2017 was 12,925,524. Their market share for the month under review was 56.53%.
The total number of subscription for Vodafone’s mobile data in September 2017 was 3,889,821. This is reflected in their market share of 17.01%.
Airtel’s mobile data subscriptions for September 2017 was 2,718,966. Their market share for the month was 11.89%.
Tigo’s data subscriptions for September 2017 was 3,029,361. Tigo’s market share for the month under review was 13.25%.
Glo recorded data subscriber figures of 291,998 at the end of September 2017. This reflects a market share of 1.28%.
Expresso’s mobile data subscriptions was 10,151 as at the end of April 2017, representing a market share of 0.04%. (NB: Mobile Data Subscription of Expresso beyond April, 2017 is unavailable)
4.1(i) Figure 4 – Mobile Data Market Share for September 2017
4.1(ii) Figure 5 - Mobile Data Subscription Trend as at September 2017
4.2 4G Data Operators
The total number of subscriptions for 4G Data was 422,204 as at the end of September 2017, an increase of 12,879 new subscriptions. Surfline recorded subscriptions of 67,702, a decrease from the August figure of 76,236. Blu Ghana recorded a total subscription of 884, a decrease from August’s 920. Broadband Home recorded a total of 25,689, a decrease from last month’s 25,954 subscriptions. MTN was the only operator that recorded a month on month increase with September’s 327,929 subscriptions being 21,714 more than August’s.
4.2(i) Figure 6 – 4G Data Market Share for September 2017
4.2(ii) Figure 7 – Subscription Trends (4G) for September 2017
Click on the links below to download the following Telecom Data Subscriptions.
- 4G Data Subscriptions for Jan. to Sept. 2017
- Telecom Data Subscription Jan. to July. 2017
- Telecom BWA Data Subscription Jan. 2017
- Telecom Data Subscription Jan. to Dec. 2016
Historical Data Subscription
Click on the link below to download the historical data subscription from 2013 to December 2016.