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MBiT Index 2022

MBiT Index 2022: India stands tall with its data usage amongst the highest in the world with CAGR of 53% in MBB data traffic during 2017-21. 

Mobile Broadband India Traffic Index

Nokia MBiT Index is a report on mobile broadband performance in India. It aims to provide valuable insights, data and analysis on mobile broadband and traffic growth in India by co-relating these trends with various demand and supply-side drivers of the connectivity ecosystem such as handsets, devices, content and subscriber usage patterns.

MBiT Index 2022

This 9th edition of the MBiT Index evaluates

  • How demand for robust mobile and data connectivity amid COVID-19 pandemic has driven technologies
  • 4G and overall data traffic growth trends at a pan-India and circle category level
  • Data consumption per user on 4G for 2021 and data usage pattern
  • Current device ecosystem for 4G in India
  • How 5G is gaining momentum globally and growing faster than any previous generation of mobile technology


Key Highlights of MBiT Index 2022

  • With CAGR of 53% in MBB1 data traffic during 2017-21, India’s data usage was amongst the highest in the world
  • 4G data traffic increased by 6.5x while MBB subscribers grew 2.2x in last five years
  • 31% growth in mobile data across all circle categories
  • Average data per user per month grew 3x in last five years
  • India’s mobile 5G services revenue forecast to grow at a CAGR of 164% between 2022-2026
  • India is progressing to become a $1-trillion digital economy by 2025 and 5G will play a major role

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