The Ericsson Mobility Report

Ericsson Mobility Report

Ericsson Mobility Report provides industry-leading projections and analyses of the latest trends in the mobile industry, including subscription, mobile data traffic and population coverage. Our forecasts are based on past and current data, validated with extensive network measurements. Read the report to learn about the latest figures for 5G, IoT, fixed wireless access and more.

June 2020 report

5G subscriptions are forecast to reach 2.8 billion globally by the end of 2025, accounting for about 30 percent of total mobile subscriptions. The uptake rate of 5G subscriptions is expected to be significantly higher than it was for 4G.

Q2 2020 update

Register and listen to the latest on-demand webinar

In this webinar, we present findings from the June 2020 edition of Ericsson Mobility Report. We look into the key findings for this period and discuss implications of the new figures and forecasts.

Ericsson Mobility Calculator

Ericsson Mobility Calculator allows you to explore the relationship between the usage of various app types and monthly traffic per subscription. The application enables calculation of the traffic impact of different applications, including streaming of higher video resolutions and immersive video formats, such as VR 360-degree video.

Ericsson Mobility Visualizer

Ericsson Mobility Visualizer allows you to explore the forecast data that underpins the Ericsson Mobility Report. Our interactive web application contains historical as well as forecast data on mobile subscriptions, fixed wireless access connections , traffic, data consumption and IoT connected devices. Users are able to generate custom graphs or download the data.

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