Q4 African Prepaid Pricing Index

Table 1: OECD mobile baskets, 2010 definition, 40 calls. Montly call distribution, minutes and SMS
Country name Cheapest product % cheaper than dominant
dominant operator cheapest in country
USD Rank USD Rank
Kenya 0.98 1 0.98 1 Dominant is the cheaper
Egypt 2.69 2 2.69 3 Dominant is the cheaper
Sudan 2.83 3 1.06 2 63%
Ghana 3.58 4 3.11 4 13%
Ethiopia 3.8 5 3.8 6 Dominant is the cheaper
Mauritius 3.9 6 3.9 7 Dominant is the cheaper
Rwanda 4.28 7 4.28 8 Dominant is the cheaper
Tunisia 5.43 8 5.27 12 3%
Tanzania 5.7 9 4.7 10 18%
Algeria 5.91 10 5.91 14 Dominant is the cheaper
Nigeria 6.8 11 5.1 11 25%
Libya 6.97 12 6.97 17 Dominant is the cheaper
Uganda 7.71 13 6.69 16 13%
South Africa 7.82 14 4.54 9 42%
Namibia 8.62 15 7.53 19 13%
Sierra Leone 9.66 16 9.66 21 Dominant is the cheaper
Mozambique 10.06 17 10.06 22 Dominant is the cheaper
Botswana 10.25 18 7.41 18 28%
Benin 10.41 19 10.41 23 Dominant is the cheaper
Central African Republic 12.61 20 12.61 28 Dominant is the cheaper
Liberia 13.04 21 13.04 30 Dominant is the cheaper
Niger 14.24 22 14.24 34 Dominant is the cheaper
Burkina Faso 14.32 23 14.1 33 Dominant is the cheaper
Cote d’Ivoire 14.41 24 14.41 35 Dominant is the cheaper
Mali 14.55 25 14.55 36 Dominant is the cheaper
Malawi 14.67 26 14.06 32 4%
Togo 14.88 27 14.88 37 Dominant is the cheaper
Cameroon 14.98 28 7.62 20 49%
Chad 15.03 29 15.03 38 Dominant is the cheaper
Lesotho 15.14 30 12.51 27 17%
Congo Brazzaville 15.17 31 13.31 31 12%
Senegal 15.41 32 15.41 39 Dominant is the cheaper
Sao Tome and Principe 15.62 33 15.62 40 Dominant is the cheaper
Zambia 16.94 34 12.27 26 28%
Swaziland 17.35 35 17.35 43 Dominant is the cheaper
Seychelles 17.89 36 17.89 44 Dominant is the cheaper
Mauritania 18.54 37 18.54 45 Dominant is the cheaper
Madagascar 18.87 38 3.79 5 80%
D.R. Congo 20.88 39 10.6 24 49%
Angola 21.48 40 18.6 46 13%
Zimbabwe 22.7 41 15.65 41 31%
Cape Verde 28.84 42 28.84 47 Dominant is the cheaper
Morocco 43.38 43 11.4 25 74%
Gambia 5.59 13
Guinea 5.94 15
Gabon 12.7 29
Guinea-Bissau 16.04 42