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Mobile services in Western Europe: trends and forecasts 2019–2024

11 December 2019 | Research

Ibraheem Kasujee Stefano Porto Bonacci

Forecast report | PPTX and PDF (12 slides) | Mobile Services

"Revenue growth for the mobile market in Western Europe will be flat due to strong price competition in some countries in the region, as well as market saturation in terms of the number of connections."

Mobile services in Western Europe: trends and forecasts 2017–2022

Mobile service revenue in Western Europe (WE) will grow by less than 0.1% between 2019 and 2024 due to market saturation and heavy price competition in some countries within the region. This report examines key trends and drivers and provides a comprehensive mobile telecoms market forecast for the region and for 16 individually modelled countries.

This report provides:

  • a 5-year forecast of 206 mobile KPIs for the Western European region and for 16 key countries
  • an in-depth analysis of the trends, drivers and forecast assumptions for each type of mobile service, and for key countries
  • an overview of operator strategies and country-specific topics, which highlight similarities and differences between countries
  • a summary of results, key implications and recommendations for mobile operators.

Geographical coverage

Countries modelled individually


Detailed country commentary

  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Netherlands
  • Norway
  • Portugal
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • UK


  • France
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • Spain
  • UK

Data coverage 

Mobile connections


  • Handset, mobile broadband, IoT
  • Prepaid, contract
  • 2G, 3G, 4G, 5G
  • Smartphone, non-smartphone

Mobile revenue


  • Service, retail
  • Prepaid, contract
  • Handset, mobile broadband, IoT
  • Handset voice, messaging, data

Mobile ARPU


  • SIMs, handset
  • Prepaid, contract
  • Handset voice, data

Voice traffic


  • Outgoing minutes, MoU

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