Prepaid vs post-paid mobile cellular voice subscriptions in South Africa 2015-2018

Prepaid subscriptions are by far the most popular option for mobile cellular voice services in South Africa. They accounted for 88 percent of total mobile cellular voice subscriptions in 2018, which is a five percent increase compared to 2015.

Distribution of mobile cellular voice subscriptions in South Africa from 2015 to 2018, by contract type*

PrepaidPost-paid
201888%12%
201788%12%
201685%15%
201583%17%
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Source

Release date

March 2019

Region

South Africa

Survey time period

2015 to 2018

Supplementary notes

* 12 months ending September 30th each year.

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