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Sub-Saharan Africa mobile data traffic to grow by over 6 times by 2026

Tuesday 15 December 2020 | 09:25 CET | News
Ericsson says mobile data traffic in Sub-Saharan Africa is estimated to grow by almost 6.5 times the current figures, with total traffic increasing from 0.87 exabytes (EB) per month in 2020 to 5.6 EB by 2026. According to Ericsson's Mobility Report, the average traffic per smartphone is expected to reach 8.9 GB over the forecast period. As the demand for capacity and coverage of mobile networks continues to grow, service providers are expected to keep investing in their networks.

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Companies: Ericsson
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