This FreeSight report contains an executive summary of our 3Q11 France Mobile Operator Forecast, 2011 - 2015. …
This FreeSight report contains an executive summary of our 3Q11 France Mobile Operator Forecast, 2011 - 2015.
IEMR’s Mobile Operator Forecast on France provides over 50 operational and financial metrics for the French wireless market and is one of the best forecasts in the industry. We provide five-year forecasts at the operator level going out to 2015. We also provide quarterly historical and forecast data starting in 1Q2003 and ending in 2Q2013. Mobile network operators covered for France include Orange (France Telecom S.A.), SFR (Vodafone Group Plc), Bouygues Telecom, Virgin Mobile France, and Metropole Television S.A. Our Mobile Operator Forecasts are updated quarterly and are available for one-time delivery or through regular updates.
Notable highlights of the 3Q11 France Mobile Operator Forecast include:
· Stable subscriber growth continues in France. The operator-wide average subscriber growth (YoY) was at 5.6% in 2Q.2011, the same as in 2Q.2010. The largest operator, Orange, saw its subscriber growth (YoY) decline from 5.5% in 2Q.2010 to 4.2% in 2Q.2011. Subscriber growth (YoY) at Bouygues Telecom declined from 6.6% in 2Q.2010 to 56.1% in 2Q.2011.
· The industry average monthly ARPU was US$ 42.92 in 2Q.2011, up +4.7% YoY. At the operator level, Orange’s monthly ARPU declined by -2.0% (YoY) to reach US$ 43.72 in 2Q.2011. SFR continues to have negative ARPU growth at -4.6% in 2Q.2011 (down from -3.4% in 2Q.2010). ARPU growth at Bouygues Telecom continues to increase, but it still remains negative at -6.3% in 2Q.2011 (down from -3.6% in 2Q.2010).