TMCNet:  Infonetics Research Releases Subscriber and Revenue Data for 450+ Global Telecom Service Providers

[November 01, 2013]

Infonetics Research Releases Subscriber and Revenue Data for 450+ Global Telecom Service Providers

CAMPBELL, Calif. --(Business Wire)--

Market research firm Infonetics Research today released demographics, capex, opex, revenue and subscriber data on more than 450 global telecom service providers from its 3rd edition 2013 Service Provider Capex, Opex, Revenue, and Subscribers Database.


  • Of the top 10 service providers by 2012 revenue, China Mobile had the highest capital intensity (capex-to-revenue ratio), at 23%, followed by NTT (News - Alert) and AT&T
  • The #1 service provider by mobile subscribers in 2Q13 is China Mobile, with 740 million subscribers; China Unicom and America Movil round out the top 3
  • Comcast (News - Alert) is the leading cable broadband provider in terms of subscribers
  • The operators with the most VoIP subscribers are NTT, Comcast, and Orange (News - Alert)
  • China Telecom lays claim to the most IPTV subscribers


Infonetics' (News - Alert) quarterly service provider database tracks over 450 competitive, incumbent, wireless, independent wireless, satellite, and cable operators in North America, EMEA (Europe, the Middle East, Africa), Asia Pacific, and CALA (the Caribbean and Latin America). The database, which includes searchable and sortable pivot tables, data, and charts, provides service provider demographics; capex, opex, and revenue per provider in USD from 2000 to 2013; capex-to-revenue and opex-to-revenue ratios; broadband, mobile, video and voice subscribers per operator per quarter from 2004 to now; mobile ARPU for prepaid and postpaid subscribers; and sub-region and country-level data where available for subscribers and access lines. To buy the database, contact Infonetics:

Infonetics' related Service Provider Capex report is offered separately and published biannually.



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N. America (West), Asia Pacific: Larry Howard,, +1 408-583-3335

N. America (East), Midwest, L. America: Scott Coyne,, +1 408-583-3395

EMEA, India, Singapore: George Stojsavljevic,, +44 755-488-1623

Japan, South Korea, China, Taiwan:


Infonetics Research (News - Alert) ( is an international market research and consulting firm serving the communications industry since 1990. A leader in defining and tracking emerging and established technologies in all world regions, Infonetics helps clients plan, strategize, and compete effectively. View Infonetics' About Us slides at

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