Mobile subscriptions in Australia

Mobile network market

Australian mobile market works in a very high competition among its four main players. They are Telstra, Optus, Vodafone and Hutchison 3G (HTA). Also subscribers can find such mobile operators as Virgin Mobile, Savvytel and AAPT. The system of MNP (mobile number portability) has been working since 2001, so everyone can change an operator and save the number

As at 31 December 2015, there were approximately 21.3 million mobile handset subscribers in Australia. This is an increase of 1.4% since the end of December 2014. The volume of data downloaded via mobile handsets for the three months ended 31 December 2015, was 90,693 Terabytes. This was a 27% increase in data downloads via mobile handsets from the three months ended 30 June 2015.

For the 21.3 million mobile handset subscribers, this equates to 1.4 GB of data downloaded per subscriber per month.

What kind of services can use mobile subscriptions?

Allowed themes for subscriptions:

Gaming services, application content services, glamour (bikini) content services

Forbidden themes for subscriptions:

Market share of Carriers

Telstra 53,6%
Optus 29,7%
Vodafone 16,7%

Monetization of Internet traffic

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