Africa - Telecommunications Market Analysis - 2001


Fixed line telephones have increased by nearly 4.5 million lines, from 18.6 million in 2000 to 23 million in 2001; By 2000, 35 African countries had completed or were in the process of liberalising their telecom sectors;. South Africa is the continent’s leading telecom market with the largest and most advanced network. Infrastructure suppliers have enjoyed huge growth as markets open up to private sector investment and more competition.

Table of Contents

  • 1. Key developments in the African Telecom Market 2001
    • 1.1 Overview
    • 1.2 Regulatory environment
    • 1.3 Infrastructure
    • 1.4 Data
    • 1.5 Internet
    • 1.6 Wireless communications
      • 1.6.1 Pan-African mobile operators
    • 1.7 Broadcasting
    • Table 1 – Top 10 African mobile markets – June 2001

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Last updated 12 Feb 2002
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Analyst: Peter Lange

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