Jio leads in 14 telecom circles in revenue share in June quarter

Reliance Jio is leading in 14 telecom circles in terms of revenue market share in the April-June quarter of 2019, according to a report from ICICI Securities.
Vodafone Idea AGR market share in June 2019Reliance Jio, India’s #1 4G telecom operator, is leading in telecom circles such as Punjab, Andhra Pradesh, Haryana, UP West, UP East, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, West Bengal, Himachal Pradesh, Bihar, Orissa, Assam, North East and Jammu & Kashmir.

Reliance Jio has generated average gross revenue of Rs 109 billion, becoming the number telecom operator in India.

Reliance Jio has generated average gross revenue from metro circles: INR 4,151 million from Delhi, INR 3,351 million from Mumbai and INR 1,047 million from Kolkata.

Reliance Jio’s revenue from A circles: INR 8,192 million from Maharashtra, INR 6,177 million from Gujarat, INR 8,889 million from A.P., INR 5,620 million from Karnataka and INR 7,905 million from Tamil Nadu.

Reliance Jio’s revenue from B circles: INR 2,640 million from Kerala, INR 4,025 million from Punjab, INR 2,640 million from Haryana, INR 5,739 million from U.P. (W), INR 7,073 million from U.P. (E), INR 7,804 million from Rajasthan, INR 8,752 million from Madhya Pradesh and INR 5,297 million from West Bengal.

Reliance Jio’s revenue from C circles: INR 1,105 million from Himachal Pradesh, INR 8,725 million from Bihar, INR 3,665 million from Orissa, INR 2,753 million from Assam, INR 1,172 million from North East and INR 1,283 million from Jammu & Kashmir.

Reliance Jio AGR rose 9 percent year-on-year to Rs 109 billion. The AGR growth is higher than the reported revenue growth of 5.2 percent quarter-on-quarter due to reducing loss on interconnect usage charges.

Jio’s AGR grew 12.3 percent in A circles and 5.1 percent in metros. AGR growth was 8.6 percent in B circles and 9.8 percent in C circles. Its ARPU based on AGR rose 0.2 percent quarter-on-quarter to Rs 114.

Airtel, the second largest mobile operator in terms of mobile revenue share, has leadership in Delhi, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu including Chennai circles.

Vodafone Idea, which has slipped to the third position in terms of mobile revenue share, has leadership in Mumbai, Kolkata, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Kerala circles.