LPWA networks index 2023

21 November 2023 | Research

Mary Saunders | Ibraheem Kasujee

Tracker | Excel | IoT Services

"Analysys Mason’s LPWA networks index presents providers’ coverage details and plans for 464 individual networks in 91 countries."


Analysys Mason's LPWA networks index tracks low-power, wide-area (LPWA) networks worldwide, and provides information on the technologies used, stage of evolution and coverage. It also details significant contracts won by connectivity providers using LPWA networks. It presents a view of providers' latest initiatives to establish IoT and M2M networks and their choice of technology.

Data coverage

This tracker provides information about roll-out plans, stages of evolution and coverage for networks that use technologies in:

  • unlicensed spectrum (LoRaWAN, RPMA (by Ingenu), Sigfox, Telensa UNB and Weightless)
  • licensed spectrum (LTE-M, NB-IoT). 

Geographical coverage

Worldwide data in this tracker can be filtered according to eight geographical regions.

  • Central and Eastern Europe (CEE)
  • Developed Asia–Pacific (DVAP)
  • Emerging Asia–Pacific (EMAP)
  • Latin America (LATAM)


  • Middle East and North Africa (MENA)
  • North America (NA)
  • Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA)
  • Western Europe (WE)


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