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Wireless Operator Churn, Ebitda, CAPEX, OPEX KPI by Region

by David Kerr | Apr 11, 2017

My colleague, Phil Kendall has just posted our latest wireless operator benchmarking report that tracks the operational and financial performance of 261 active wireless operators, which collectively account for over 80% of the world's cellular subscriptions.
Clients can access the full report here

 A few nuggets by way of summary are shown below.

Dramatic differences by region persist in Arpu, revenue, AMPU and a host of other metriccs. Strategy Analytics covers over 80 KPI on a quarterly basis for our basket of operators.

North America ARPU is 430% of the global average while generating over $19 of AMPU monthly.  

Capex to revenue ratios range from 16% in North America to almost 30% in some regions while global churn sits at 3.5% per month.

Monthly AMPU Ebitda Margin Capex Revenue Ratio Opex Per Sub Churn ARPU
N America $ 19.4 45% 16% $ 41 2.0% $ 42.8
CL America $ 2.1 31% 28% $ 6 4.5% $ 6.8
Asia-Pacific $ 3.0 40% 23% $ 6 3.7% $ 7.5
W. Europe $ 6.5 37% 24% $ 15 2.1% $ 17.6
Global $ 4.0 40% 21% $ 9 3.5% $ 10.0

 


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