Norway - Fixed Broadband Market - Statistics and Analyses

Synopsis

Norway’s broadband penetration rate is among the highest in Europe. The market’s development over the year has been supported by a technologically savvy populace and the efforts of providers to migrate subscribers to fast broadband services provided by fibre networks, VDSL and upgraded cable infrastructure. The leading ISPs Telenor and NextGenTel have also deployed services based on G.fast technology. The regulator has called on the government to help fund additional cable infrastructure to reduce the country’s dependence on Telenor’s networks, while recent regulator measures enable alternative operators to upgrade Telenor’s infrastructure in areas where they provide services.

This report profiles Norway’s fixed and wireless broadband markets, together with developments in related technologies such as Broadband Powerline, wireless broadband, and internet via satellite. The report also provides fixed-line broadband subscriber forecasts and assesses the strategies of the main players.

Key developments:

  • Telenor and NextGenTel pursue G.fast technology;
  • Municipalities access EU-funded public Wi-Fi scheme;
  • Broadband sector shows continuing steady revenue growth;
  • Telenor purchases two local fibre providers;
  • Report update includes the regulator's market data to December 2017, telcos' operating and financial data to Q2 2018, recent market developments.

Companies mentioned in this report:

Telenor, NextGenTel, Telio, Lyse, NetCom, Nordisk Mobiltelefon.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction and statistical overview

    • Government support
    • Broadband statistics
    • Forecasts – broadband subscribers – 2019; 2021; 2023
  • Hybrid Fibre Coax (HFC) networks

  • Digital Subscriber Line (DSL) networks

    • Telenor
    • NextGenTel
    • Other DSL developments
      • SDSL
      • ADSL2+
      • VDSL
      • G.fast
  • Fibre-to-the-Premises (FttP) networks

    • Utilities
    • Telenor
    • Other developments
  • Other fixed broadband services

    • Broadband Powerline (BPL)
    • Fixed wireless (Wi-Fi and WiMAX)
      • Wireless broadband 2.3GHz band
      • Wireless LANs
      • Wi-Fi
      • WiMAX
      • Fixed Wireless Access (FWA)
      • Internet via satellite
  • Related reports


List of Tables

  • Table 1 – Broadband market revenue – 2003 – 2017
  • Table 2 – Broadband market revenue by platform – 2008 – 2017
  • Table 3 – Historic - Internet users and penetration rate – 1995 – 2009
  • Table 4 – Internet users and penetration rate – 2010 – 2018
  • Table 5 – Historic - Fixed broadband subscribers – 1999 – 2009
  • Table 6 – Fixed broadband subscribers by platform – 2010 – 2019
  • Table 7 – Annual net adds in broadband connections, by type – 2008 – 2017
  • Table 8 – Broadband market share by technology – 2006 – 2017
  • Table 9 – Superfast broadband market share of subscribers by operator – 2011 – 2017
  • Table 10 – Broadband penetration by technology – 2004 – 2017
  • Table 11 – Residential broadband connections by downstream access speed – 2013 – 2017
  • Table 12 – Proportion of residential broadband connections above 100Mb/s – 2014 – 2017
  • Table 13 – Forecast broadband subscribers – 2019; 2021; 2023
  • Table 14 – Cable subscribers – 1999 - 2017
  • Table 15 – Market share of cable broadband subscribers by provider – 2011 – 2015
  • Table 16 – Get cable broadband revenue – 2015 – 2018
  • Table 17 – Get cable broadband subscribers – 2013 – 2018
  • Table 18 – DSL subscribers – 2000 – 2017
  • Table 19 – Market share of DSL subscribers by provider – 2013 – 2015
  • Table 20 – Telenor retail broadband subscribers and local loops – 2005 – 2018
  • Table 21 – Telio broadband revenue (historic) – 2007 – 2013
  • Table 22 – Telio broadband ARPU (historic) – 2006 – 2013
  • Table 23 – NextGenTel broadband subscribers – 2006 – 2016
  • Table 24 – Share of fast broadband connections by provider – 2015 – 2017
  • Table 25 – Fibre broadband share by operator – 2015 – 2017
  • Table 26 – Fibre broadband subscribers (retail) – 2003 – 2017

List of Charts

  • Chart 1 – Broadband market revenue by platform – 2008 – 2017
  • Chart 2 – Internet users and penetration rate – 2005 – 2018
  • Chart 3 – Fixed broadband subscribers by platform – 2003 – 2019
  • Chart 4 – Broadband market share by technology – 2006 – 2017
  • Chart 5 – Telenor retail broadband subscribers and local loops – 2005 – 2018

Related Reports

Purchase this Report

US$750.00

Licence Information

Focus Report Profile

Technologies

Broadband Fixed
Internet
Mobile & Wireless Broadband and Media

Number of pages 47

Status Current

Last updated 3 Sep 2018
Update History

Analyst: Henry Lancaster

Share this Report

Purchase with Confidence

We wanted to extend our Com World Series of telecoms industry events to the South Pacific region and we were in urgent need of a partner in the region who could assist us with confirming the involvement of governments, telcos and more. Paul Budde and his team executed this perfectly. Paul also provided us with very high quality reports on every aspect of the project, including an amazingly thorough and actionable report on the conference presentations and discussion.

Joe Willcox, Commercial Content Director, Emap Connect, Emap

Special Offers

Papua New Guinea - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses
US$375.00 until 4 Sep 2019
(normal price US$750.00)

New Caledonia - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses
US$375.00 until 4 Sep 2019
(normal price US$750.00)

Sample Reports

A selection of downloadable samples from our Annual Publications catalogue.


Download a Sample Report

More than 4,000 customers from 140 countries utilise BuddeComm Research

Are you interested in BuddeComm's Custom Research Service?

News & Views

Have the latest telecommunications industry news delivered to your inbox by subscribing to Paul's FREE weekly News & Views.