Q1 2015 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 1.67 1 1.67 2 Dominant is the cheaper
Sudan 2.21 2 1.38 1 38%
Egypt 2.81 3 2.81 3 Dominant is the cheaper
Ghana 3.02 4 2.79 4 8%
Ethiopia 3.53 5 3.53 5 Dominant is the cheaper
Mauritius 3.32 6 3.32 6 Dominant is the cheaper
Rwanda 4.69 7 4.69 9 Dominant is the cheaper
Tunisia 4.94 8 4.69 13 5%
Nigeria 5.63 9 3.9 8 31%
Tanzania 5.77 10 4.51 12 22%
Uganda 6.3 11 6.3 15 Dominant is the cheaper
Namibia 7.41 12 7.41 16 Dominant is the cheaper
Libya 6.68 13 6.68 18 Dominant is the cheaper
South Africa 7.65 14 4.62 10 40%
Algeria 8.63 15 8.63 20 Dominant is the cheaper
Botswana 8.71 16 7.05 17 19%
Benin 8.12 17 8.12 21 Dominant is the cheaper
Sierra Leone 13.08 18 10.61 22 19%
Niger 9.09 19 9.09 23 Dominant is the cheaper
Burkina Faso 9.51 20 9.51 25 Dominant is the cheaper
Mozambique 10 21 10 26 Dominant is the cheaper
Liberia 10.48 22 10.48 33 Dominant is the cheaper
Mali 10.93 23 10.93 34 Dominant is the cheaper
Central African Republic 11.5 24 11.5 35 Dominant is the cheaper
Malawi 13 25 10.95 27 Dominant is the cheaper
Cote d’Ivoire 11.64 26 11.64 36 Dominant is the cheaper
Lesotho 12.7 27 10.87 30 14%
Seychelles 13.8 28 13.8 37 Dominant is the cheaper
Congo Brazzaville 12.37 29 10.55 32 15%
Sao Tome and Principe 12.72 30 12.72 38 Dominant is the cheaper
Zambia 13 31 10.04 28 23%
Chad 13.21 32 13.21 40 Dominant is the cheaper
Mauritania 15.33 33 15.33 41 Dominant is the cheaper
Togo 13.35 34 13.35 43 Dominant is the cheaper
Cameroon 13.6 35 6.86 19 50%
Madagascar 15.19 36 3.59 7 76%
Senegal 12.82 37 12.82 42 Dominant is the cheaper
Swaziland 16 38 16 45 Dominant is the cheaper
D.R. Congo 17.12 39 10.11 24 41%
Angola 18.9 40 16.7 46 12%
Zimbabwe 12.8 41 12.8 44 Dominant is the cheaper
Cape Verde 23.93 42 23.93 47 Dominant is the cheaper
Morocco 32.21 43 10.46 31 68%
Guinea-Bissau 13.1 39
Gabon 10.17 29
Guinea 3.81 14
Gambia 4.61 11