India Telecom Operators Country Intelligence Report 2023 Featuring Bharti Airtel, Vodafone Idea, Reliance Jio, Tata Teleservices, MTNL, BSNL, Dish TV, & Tata Sky, Siti

Dublin, Oct. 26, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "India Telecom Operators Country Intelligence Report" report has been added to's offering.

'India Telecom Operators Country Intelligence Report,' provides an executive-level overview of the telecommunications market in India today, with detailed forecasts of key indicators up to 2027.

The report provides detailed analysis of the near-term opportunities, competitive dynamics, and evolution of demand by service type and technology/platform across the fixed telephony, broadband, mobile, and pay-TV markets, as well as a review of key regulatory trends.

Mobile data service revenue will increase at a healthy CAGR of 8.1%, driven by growth in mobile internet subscriptions, increasing consumption of mobile data services the projected rise in mobile data ARPU with the launch of 5G services and subsequent rise in their adoption over the forecast period. Fixed broadband service revenue will grow at a five-year CAGR of 6.1%.

This growth will be driven by projected rise in higher ARPU-yielding FTTH subscriptions, on the back of initiatives by the government and operators to expand fixed broadband network coverage in the country. Pay-TV service revenue will decline during 2022-2027, due to declining cable TV, DTH, and IPTV subscriptions and falling pay-TV ARPU.

The Country Intelligence Report provides in-depth analysis of the following:

  • Demographic and macroeconomic context in India.
  • The regulatory environment and trends: a review of the regulatory setting and agenda for the next 18-24 months as well as relevant developments pertaining to spectrum licensing, national broadband plans, number portability, and more.
  • Telecom services market outlook: analysis as well as historical figures and forecasts of service revenue from the fixed telephony, broadband, mobile voice, mobile data, and pay-TV markets.
  • The competitive landscape: an examination of the positioning of leading players in the telecom services market as well as subscription market shares across segments.
  • Company snapshots: analysis of the financial position of leading service providers in the telecommunications markets.
  • Underlying assumptions behind our published base-case forecasts, as well as potential market developments that would alter, either positively or negatively, our base-case outlook.


  • The overall telecom and pay-TV services revenue in India will grow at a CAGR of 3.1% during 2022-2027.
  • Mobile service revenue will account for 91.3% of total telecom revenue in 2027, driven by growth in mobile internet subscriptions, increasing consumption of mobile data services the projected rise in mobile data ARPU with the launch of 5G services and subsequent rise in their adoption over the forecast period
  • 4G was the leading mobile technology with 71.6% share of the total mobile subscriptions in 2022.

Key Topics Covered:

Market highlights

  • Key takeaways, telecom services revenue outlook, revenue CAGR by service type, 2023 service penetration
  • Demographic, macroeconomic, and regulatory context
  • Population, nominal GDP, PPP-adjusted GDP per capita, real GDP growth, consumer price inflation, exchange rates

Regulatory context

  • Regulatory highlights, National Broadband Network, Spectrum Updates
  • Telecom market outlook
  • Total telecom and Pay-TV services revenue by category, 2021-2027
  • Evolution of total telecom and pay-TV services revenue, 2021-2027

Mobile services market

  • Mobile service penetration and subscription trends
  • Mobile subscription and user penetration, 2021-2027
  • Total mobile suscriptions, 2021-2027
  • Device adoption trends
  • Mobile subscriptions by device type, 2021-2027
  • Handset subscriptions by type, 2021-2027
  • Payment types and technology trends
  • Mobile subscriptions by payment type
  • Mobile subscriptions by technology generation, 2021-2027
  • Churn and usage trends
  • Churn, voice usage, data usage
  • Market share trends
  • Subscription market shares, 2022
  • Pre-/postpaid market shares, 2022
  • MVNO subscription market share, 2022

Fixed services market

  • Fixed service penetration and subscription trends
  • Voice telephony and fixed broadband penetration, 2021-2027
  • Total voice telephony and fixed broadband access lines, 2021-2027
  • Fixed service penetration and subscription trends
  • Voice telephony lines by technology, 2021-2027
  • Broadband lines by technology, 2021-2027
  • Market share trends
  • Fixed voice telephony access line market shares, 2022
  • Fixed broadband access lines market shares, 2022
  • Fixed service revenue trends
  • Total fixed service revenue by service category, 2021-2027
  • Fixed services ARPU by service category, 2021-2027

Pay-TV services market

  • Penetration and subscription trends
  • TV and pay-TV household penetration, 2021-2027
  • Total pay-TV subscriptions by type, 2021-2027
  • Market share trends
  • Total pay-TV subscription market shares, 2022
  • Service revenue trends
  • Total pay-TV service revenue, 2021-2027
  • Pay-TV services ARPU by type, 2021-2027
  • Competitive landscape and company snapshots
  • Product portfolios and positioning, market share overview
  • Company snapshot (BSNL, Airtel, Vodafone Idea, Jio)

A selection of companies mentioned in this report includes

  • Bharti Airtel
  • Vodafone Idea
  • Reliance Jio
  • Tata Teleservices
  • MTNL
  • BSNL
  • Dish TV
  • Tata Sky, Siti

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Source: GlobalData

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