ICT data for Australia

ICT data

The CTO is committed to providing as much relevant and up-to-date information about the ICT sector in Member Countries as possible. A summary of ICT information for Australia is provided below (link for a .pdf document containing a much fuller set of information).

Government Institutions
Principal Government Institution
Minister: Senator the Hon Stephen Conroy
Regulator Australian Communications and Media Authority
Other agencies
Latest indicators
Mobile broadband subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 57.67 (2009)
Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 25.06 (2012)
Estimated Internet Users per 100 inhabitants 82.35 (2012)
Fixed telephone subscriptions 471,000 (2012)
Fixed telephone subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 45.69 (2012)
Mobile cellular telephone subscriptions 24,338,000 (2012)
Mobile cellular telephone subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 106.19 (2012)
Mobile Operators
Amaysim MVNO (using Optus)
Everyday Mobile MVNO (using Optus 2G)
Lebara Mobile MVNO (using Vodafone)
Optus Mobile 900/ 1800 MHz GSM, GPRS, EDGE, 900/ 2100 MHz UMTS, HSDPA, 1800 MHz LTE (April 2012)
Telstra Mobile 900/ 1800 MHz GSM, GPRS, EDGE, 850/ 2100 MHz UMTS, HSPA, DC-HSPA+, 1800 MHz LTE
Think Mobile MVNO (using Vodafone & Telstra)
Unwired WiMAX
Virgin Mobile MVNO (using Optus)
Vivid Wireless WiMAX
Vodafone/3 0/ 1800 MHz GSM, GPRS, EDGE 850/ 900/ 2100 MHz UMTS, HSDPA, LTE
Useful publications

Further Information:

Should you wish to further information or updates on this page, please contact;
Fargani Tambeayuk, Programme Officer
44 (0) 208 600 3800
44 (0) 208 600 3819