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Sub-Saharan Africa mobile subscribers to exceed 1 bln by 2023

Wednesday 9 May 2018 | 15:08 CET | News
The total number of mobile Sims in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) is projected to exceed 1 billion by 2023, from around 800 million in 2017, according to the latest study by Dataxis. This growth follows a steady increase observed in the SSA mobile market for many years and will mainly be driven by internet enabled SIMs. Among them, 3G and 4G subscribers are anticipated to jump from 35 percent of the total mobile subscribers in 2017, to 57 percent in 2023.

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