Ericsson Mobility Report: data traffic boom within 6 years

Second edition 2016 of the Ericsson Mobility Report, in 2021 the volume of data exchanged by network users through mobile devices will be 10 times the current rate, with an average annual growth rate of 45%. This will be delivered mainly by video content (70% of traffic) through smartphones (90% of traffic). Taking the lion’s share will be countries that are today deemed less technological (Central Europe, Middle East and Africa) that will surpass both North America and Western Europe, finishing behind Asia.