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  • MOBILE SERVICES MARKET: PAYMENT TYPES AND TECHNOLOGY TRENDS
  • MOBILE SERVICES MARKET: MARKET SHARE TRENDS

The Kenyan shilling (KES) will continue to weaken gradually from an estimated KES##. ##:US$## in 2019 to KES##. ##:US$## by 2024.

  • Mobile Services
  • Kenya
  • Market Size
  • Safaricom Limited
  • Telkom SA
  • Historic - Mobile services revenue and investments - 2009- 2017
  • Historic - 2G Mobile base stations by operator - 2012- 2017

The mobile banking and payment services sector is one of the more successful on the continent.

  • Mobile Services
  • Kenya
  • Bharti Airtel Limited
  • Safaricom Limited
  • Telkom SA
  • Mobile services revenue and investments - 2009- 2017
  • OVERVIEW OF KENYA'S MOBILE MARKET

For Long-term Evolution (LTE) services the government has promoted an open-access approach in which it would licence an independent company to operate a network from which service providers would Table ## - Mobile services revenue and investments - 2009- ##

  • Mobile Services
  • Kenya
  • Airtel Kenya
  • Bharti Airtel Limited
  • Essar Group
  • 1.2 DEFINITIONS

The percentage of households that subscribe to more than one service provided by one service provider on one bill.

  • Mobile Messaging Services
  • Mobile Services
  • Telecom
  • Kenya
  • Demand
  • Mobile services revenue and investments - 2008- 2015
  • Prepaid and contract mobile subscribers - 2014- 2016

AccessKenya was one of the first service providers in Kenya to receive a VoIP licence from the regulator, in 2004.

  • Mobile Services
  • Kenya
  • Bharti Airtel Limited
  • Essar Group
  • Safaricom Limited
  • Mobile market: Service revenue composition
  • Service evolution

In April 2016, the regulator announced it will increase the levy of ##. ##% to ##% of gross revenue to foster the implementation of universal service projects.

  • Mobile Services
  • Kenya
  • Market Size
  • Bharti Airtel Limited
  • Safaricom Limited
  • MOBILE SERVICE REVENUE BY OPERATOR, KENYA 2012-1H 2016
  • Mobile 1H 2016

FIGURE ##: TELECOMS KPIS, KENYA Mobile ##H 2016 Mobile connections Fixed voice connections Fixed broadband penetration Mobile service revenue Fixed service revenue ##G % of mobile connections Mobile penetration Mobile ARPU

  • Mobile Services
  • Kenya
  • Bharti Airtel Limited
  • Safaricom Limited
  • Telkom SA
  • Mobile service revenue
  • Share of mobile service revenue by operator, 2Q15

Ovum forecasts that Kenya will have ##. ## million mobile subscriptions by end-2019 and mobile service revenue will total $##. ##bn compared to $##. ##bn by end-2015.

  • Mobile Services
  • Kenya
  • Bharti Airtel Limited
  • Safaricom Limited
  • Telkom SA

A major challenge is also being created for mobile operators in Africa that do not have mobile service payment systems.

  • Mobile Services
  • Kenya
  • Bharti Airtel Limited
  • Safaricom Limited
  • Vodacom Group