03/04/2015

TelecoWorld: Argentina

South America Argentina
Annual General
Quarter Mobile Accesses
  Fixed Tel., Broadband and Pay TV

This page: Statistics: fixed telephones, cellular and broad band in Argentina.


TelecoWorld: Argentina

 

 

Official Name: Argentine Republic
Capital: Buenos Aires
Population: 41.13 millions (CEPAL 2010)
Currency: Argentinian Peso
Calling code: +54

Regulatory Agency:

CNC - Comision Nacional de Comunicaciones

Indec - Instituto Nacional de Estatisitca e Censo

 

 

 

 

In June of 2000, occurred the liberalization of telecommunication in Argentina through the Decree nº 465/00, with the elimination of entrance barriers of new operators in the market.

 

 

Wireline and Cellular Telephony Evolution

 

The following figure presents the evolution number of wireline and cell phones in Argentina.

 

 

 

Fixed and Cellular Telephony

 

Thousands 2011 2012 2013 2014
Mobile Accesses 57,860 58,599 61,476 62,500
Fixed Telephones* 9,442 9,075 9,145 9,232
Broadband 3,841 4,055 4,407 -
Pay TV 5,174 5,493 - -

* In service

Source: Indec and CNC

 

Densities 2011 2012 2013 2014
Mobile Accesses 142.1 142.7 148.4 149.6
Fixed Telephones* 23.2 22.1 22.1 22.1
Broadband 9.4 9.9 10.6 -
Pay TV 12.7 13.4 - -

* in service

Source: Indec and CNC

 

 

Groups

 

Group
Fixed Cellular Broadband
Pay TV
Telefónica
-
Telecom Italia (Personal)
Arnet 
-
America Móvil
-
Nextel
-
-
-
Cablevision
-
-
Fibertel
Cablevision
Directv
-
-
-

 

 

General Indicators

 

- 2010 2011 2012 2013 ∆Year
GDP, current prices (US$ billions)
367.6 444.6 475.2 484.6 2.0%
GDP per capita, current prices (US$)
9.162 10.959 11.582 11.679 0.8%
Inflation, costumer prices %
10.9 9.5 10.8 10.8 -
Population (millions)
40.1 40.6 41.0 41.5 1.1%

Source: IMF, World Economic Outlook Database

 

Loading

EVENTS

More Events

 

 

 

 

 

Print this Page

Add to favorites Communicate errors