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Wireless & Mobile Landscape

Europe Wireless Statistics Forecast, 2015-2020

Mobile subscribers in Europe increasingly depend on a variety of mobile devices, including smartphones, tablets and connected cars, to stay connected. At the same time, they are increasing their usage of mobile data.

This market study overviews the European mobile market and includes detailed information and a five-year forecast for the following areas of the market:

• Mobile Connections

• Smartphone Sales

• Tablet Sales

• Mobile Data Traffic.


Key Questions Answered

  • What is the population of Europe and what is its mobile penetration?
  • How many mobile connections exist and how are they expected to grow between 2015 and 2020?
  • What is the split of those connections by technology type (GSM, CDMA, UMTS/HSPA and LTE) and generation (2G, 3G and 4G)?
  • What are the anticipated global handset and smartphone sales for 2015 to 2020?
  • What are the anticipated tablet sales for 2015 to 2020?
  • What is mobile data usage today and at what rate is mobile data usage expected to grow over the forecast period?
  • How does mobile data usage differ between quartiles?

Who Should Read

  • Mobile operators
  • Device OEMs
  • Mobile infrastructure and equipment OEMs
  • Content providers and distributors
  • Financial analysts and investors.

Table of Contents

  • Abstract
  • Executive Summary
  • Methodology
  • Europe Mobile Connections Forecast, 2015-2020
  • Europe Smartphone Sales Forecast: 2015-2020
    • Smartphone Sales Forecast Assumptions
    • Europe Handset Sales Forecast by Type
    • Europe Smartphone Sales Forecast by Operating System
  • Europe Tablet Sales Forecast: 2015-2020
    • Tablet Sales Forecast Assumptions
    • Europe Tablet Sales
    • Europe Tablet Sales by Operating System
    • Europe Tablet Sales By Form Factor
    • Europe Tablet Sales By Connectivity Option
  • Europe Mobile Data Usage Trends by Mobile Operator
    • Orange
    • Vodafone
    • Telefonica
    • Vimpelcom
    • Telenor
  • Mobile Data Traffic Forecast Methodology
    • Assumptions Around Data Traffic
    • Connections, not Subscribers
    • Quartiles
  • Europe Mobile Data Traffic Forecast, 2015-2020
  • Definitions
    • General
    • Device Types
    • Services
    • Network Technology
  • About iGR
    • Disclaimer

List of Tables

  • Table 1: Europe Connections, Population, and Penetration, 2015-2020
  • Table 2: Europe Connections by Technology Generation 2015-2020 (000)
  • Table 3: Europe Connections by Technology, 2015-2020 (000)
  • Table 4: Europe Mobile Handset Sales by Handset Type, 2015-2020
  • Table 5: Europe Mobile OS Sales Forecast, 2015-2020 (units)
  • Table 6: Europe Mobile OS Sales Forecast, 2015-2020 (Percentage Share)
  • Table 7: Europe Tablet Sales, 2015-2020 (units)
  • Table 8: Europe Tablet Sales by OS, 2015-2020 (units)
  • Table 9: Europe Tablet OS Sales Forecast, 2015-2020 (Percentage Share)
  • Table 10: Europe Tablet Sales by Form Factor, 2015-2020
  • Table 11: Europe Tablet Sales by Connectivity Option, 2015-2020
  • Table 12: Orange’s 4G subscribers, Third Quarter 2015
  • Table 13: Vodafone Germany, Usage Statistics
  • Table 14: Vodafone Italy, Usage Statistics
  • Table 15: Vodafone Spain, Usage Statistics
  • Table 16: Vodafone UK, Usage Statistics
  • Table 17: Vimpelcom Russia
  • Table 18: Vimpelcom Algeria
  • Table 19: Vimpelcom Pakistan
  • Table 20: Vimpelcom Bangladesh
  • Table 21: Vimpelcom Kazakhstan
  • Table 22: Vimpelcom Italy
  • Table 23: Europe Connections, Population, and Penetration, 2015-2020 (000s
  • Table 24: Connections per Quartile in Europe, 2015-2020 (000s)
  • Table 25: Per-Connection Mobile Data Use (MB/month) in Europe, 2015-2020
  • Table 26: Total Mobile Data Traffic (TB/month) in Europe, 2015-2020
  • Table 27: Percentage of Mobile Data Traffic by Quartile in Europe, 2015-2020

List of Charts

  • Figure A: Europe Connections and Population, 2015-2020 (000)
  • Figure B: Europe Mobile Handset Sales by Handset Type, 2015-2020 (units)
  • Figure C: Total Mobile Data Traffic (TB/month) in Europe, 2015-2020
  • Figure 1: Europe Connections and Population, 2015-2020 (000)
  • Figure 2: Europe Connections by Technology Generation, 2015-2020 (000)
  • Figure 3: Europe Connections by Technology, 2015-2020 (000)
  • Figure 4: Europe Mobile Handset Sales by Handset Type, 2015-2020 (units)
  • Figure 5: Europe Mobile OS Sales Forecast, 2015-2020 (units)
  • Figure 6: Europe Mobile OS Forecast, 2015-2020 (Percentage Share)
  • Figure 7: Europe Tablet Sales, 2015-2020 (units)
  • Figure 8: Europe Tablet Sales by OS, 2015-2020 (units)
  • Figure 9: Europe Tablet OS Sales Forecast, 2015-2020 (Percentage Share)
  • Figure 10: Europe Tablet Sales by Form Factor, 2015-2020
  • Figure 11: Europe Tablet Sales by Connectivity Option, 2015-2020
  • Figure 12: Europe Connections and Population, 2015-2020 (000)
  • Figure 13: Per-Connection Mobile Data Use (MB/month) in Europe, 2015-2020
  • Figure 14: Total Mobile Data Traffic (TB/month) in Europe, 2015-2020
  • Figure 15: Percentage of Mobile Data Traffic by Quartile in Europe, 2015-2020

For additional information on the Europe Wireless Statistics Forecast, 2015–2020 market study, please contact Iain Gillott at (512) 263-5682 or by email.