TECH SUPPLIER May 2021 - Market Forecast - Doc # CA46287421

Canadian Consumer Wireless, Internet, and Wireline Voice Services Forecast, 2021–2025

By: Manish NargasResearch Manager, Consumer and Mobile Research, Lawrence SurteesResearch Vice President, Communications, Meng Cong

Table of Contents

IDC Market Forecast Figure

Figure: Canadian Consumer Wireless, Internet, and Wireline Voice Services Spending Snapshot

Executive Summary

Advice for Technology Suppliers

Market Forecast

Wireless Service

Table: Canadian Consumer and Business Wireless Service Subscribers, 2020–2025 (000)

Table: Canadian Consumer Wireless Service Revenue, 2020–2025 (C$M)

Figure: Canadian Consumer Wireless Service Revenue, 2020–2025

Internet Service

Figure: Canadian Residential Internet Service Subscriber and Revenue Shares by Distribution Technology Type, 2020

Table: Canadian Residential Internet Service Subscribers, 2020–2025 (000)

Table: Canadian Residential Internet Service Revenue, 2020–2025 (C$M)

Figure: Canadian Residential Internet Service Revenue, 2020–2025

Wireline Voice Service

Figure: Canadian Residential Wireline Voice Service Subscriber and Revenue Shares by Technology Type, 2020

Table: Canadian Residential Wireline Voice Service Subscribers, 2020–2025 (000)

Table: Canadian Residential Wireline Voice Service Revenue, 2020–2025 (C$M)

Figure: Canadian Residential Wireline Voice Service Revenue, 2020–2025

Market Context

Drivers and Inhibitors

Wireless Services

Drivers

5G Network Rollout

Cellular-Enabled PCD Devices + Connected Car Technologies

Inhibitors

Unfettered Bandwidth (Infinite Data Plans) = Unwanted Churn

Challenged Value Proposition + Expensive "Flagship" Mobile Phone Hardware

COVID-19 Travel Restrictions Extended

Internet Services

Drivers

Data Dependencies + COVID-19 Restrictions

Broadband for Everyone — Universal Access

Inhibitors

Price Sensitivity and Churn

5G Wireless Availability and Wireless Internet Substitution

Wireline Voice Services

Drivers

Bundling

Inhibitors

Continued Residential Phone Displacement

(Socio)Economic Impact of COVID-19 Restrictions

Significant Market Developments

Communications Market Consolidation

Wireless Services

Internet Services

Wireline Voice Services

Changes from Prior Forecast

Table: Canadian Consumer Wireless, Internet, and Wireline Voice Services Revenue, 2015–2025: Comparison of May 2020 and May 2021 Forecasts (C$M)

Figure: Canadian Consumer Wireless, Internet, and Wireline Voice Services Revenue, 2017–2025: Comparison of May 2020 and May 2021 Forecasts

Market Definition

Glossary

Communications Taxonomy and Service Definitions

Figure: Canadian Telecom Market Taxonomy and Key Players, 2021

Local TDM and Wireline

VoIP, Cable Telephony, and SIP Trunk

Long Distance

Wireless

Wireless Subscriptions and Subscribers

Wireless Data Segmentation

Wireless Wholesale

Internet

Methodology

Difficulty Reconciling Forecasts with CRTC Market Data

Related Research

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