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Ovum's South Africa: Mobile, Broadband, TV, and OTT Video Forecasts: 2018–23 provides subscription and revenue forecasts through 2023 for major South African telecoms and media markets covering mobile, fixed broadband, fixed voice, pay TV, TV advertising, and OTT video.


  • South Africa telecoms and media subscriptions will grow at a CAGR of 2.9% from 2018 to reach 133 million in 2023, driven 14.4% growth in OTT video subscriptions, 2.7% growth in mobile connections, and 13.8% growth in fixed broadband subscriptions over the forecast period.

Features and Benefits

  • Assess which telecoms and media segments will record the fastest growth over the next five years in South Africa.
  • Compare revenues generated by each segment of the South African TMT ecosystem.

Key questions answered

  • What will the value of South African TMT market be in the next five years?
  • How will OTT video usage impact on pay-TV subscriptions and revenues?

Table of contents


  • Introduction
  • Download 1: South Africa: Mobile, Broadband, TV, and OTT Video Forecasts: 2018–23

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