- North Americans use two to five times more voice time and twice as much data than Europeans.
- Canadian wireless carriers invest 2.3 times those in Europe, per connection, in infrastructure.
- North American wireless speeds are 75 percent faster than the European average – a gap that is expected to grow.
- While North American and European consumers are equally likely to own smartphones, North American consumers are more likely to use their phones for web-related activities including mobile banking, watching video on their phones and browsing the web.
To learn more about the differences between the mobile markets in North America and Europe, and how regulation plays a role in these differences, download a copy of the report at www.navigant.com/canada-mobile-report. The study was authored by Erik Bohlin, Kevin W. Caves and Jeff Eisenach and sponsored by Canadian telecommunications carrier TELUS.About Navigant Navigant (NYSE:NCI) is a specialized, global expert services firm dedicated to assisting clients in creating and protecting value in the face of critical business risks and opportunities. Through senior level engagement with clients, Navigant professionals combine technical expertise in Disputes and Investigations, Economics, Financial Advisory and Management Consulting, with business pragmatism in the highly regulated Construction, Energy, Financial Services and Healthcare industries to support clients in addressing their most critical business needs. More information about Navigant can be found at www.navigant.com.