Until 2024, the world will be 8.9 billion mobile connections and 6.2 billion subscribers, and in the area of 5G networks will reside more than 40% of the population. It is reported by AIN, citing the report Mobility Report from Ericsson.
According to the study, the number of connections will become North America (55% of connections), northeast Asia (43%) and Western Europe (30% of connections).
As notes the edition, at the moment there are about 8 billion connections in a year this indicator increased 3%. LTE employs more than 3.3 billion 110 million reduction in the number of users, which is available only to GSM/EDGE. More than 60% of all connections you have on smart phones.
The report says that by 2024, the expected emergence of about 22.3 billion IoT devices — sensors, which are components of the smart home. In this segment predict leadership North-West of Asia, where the 2024 will be about 2.7 IoT devices with network access.
Ericsson has analyzed the statistics of consumption of Telecom services. According to a study in the third quarter of 2018 the mobile data usage increased by 79% year compared to the same period of 2017. Leader North America, where mobile accounts for 8.6 GB of traffic monthly.
For comparison, in Ukraine, “Kyivstar”, LTE-subscribers in Metropolitan areas accounted for 6,12 GB of traffic.
We will remind, according to experts, the development of 5G in Ukraine will depend on the business model of operators.
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