OECD Communications Outlook 2003

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The OECD Communications Outlook 2003 contains the most recent comparable data on the communications sector and on policy frameworks in OECD countries. It analyses major changes and trends in the communications sector and highlights the impact of four years of competition on the many OECD countries that fully opened their markets to competition in 1998. A broad array of indicators permits tracking communications network development and comparing performance on revenue, investment, employment, and service prices throughout the OECD area.

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Telecommunication Market Size

OECD telecommunication service revenues reached USD 831 billion in 2001. This represented a 2% increase over the same figure for 2000. While the sector was still growing, there was a considerable slowdown in the rate of growth from previous years. This chapter provides information on the size of the telecommunications market. It specifically examines the wireless market, international communications, leased lines and research and development.

English Also available in: French

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