Sub-Saharan Africa

How much are the TLCs of Sub-Saharan Africa worth?

Analysys Mason, a specialist telecommunications research company has published a report that attempts to predict the turnover of telecommunications in Sub-Saharan Africa in 2021. According to the experts, in five years’ time, the sector will be worth 51 billion dollars, 88.4% of which will be revenues generated by the mobile segment. The average expected growth rate for services is 4.1%. The real driving force for the development of the sector will be the spread of mobile devices and their connections. In fact, it is estimated that in 2021 the mobile penetration rate will reach 79%.