The number of Telefónica's fixed-line telephony accesses stood at around 28 millions worldwide in 2020. Telefónica has managed to steadily increase its number of prepaid and contract mobile subscribers over the last few years. Prepaid and contract subscriptions worldwide rose from around 250 million in 2013 to more than 269 million by 2020. Data and internet access is also a popular service offered by Telefónica. In 2020, the number of data and internet accesses was at around 35 millions, distributed between broadband and fiber.
The king of pay TV market
Telefónica has about 8.5 million pay TV subscribers worldwide. Latin America is an important market for this particular service, as Telefónica holds six percent of the Latin American pay TV market. The presence of the Spanish telecom company in the region has been growing over the years, as the number of pay TV subscribers has jumped from nearly 2.8 million in December 2013 to around 4.36 million as of December 2019.