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MKTUPDTE: CNU: Chorus Q2 FY18 Connections Update

18 Jan 2018 08:36NZX
MARKET ANNOUNCEMENT

18 January 2018

Chorus Q2 FY18 Connections Update

Line trends for the Q2 period to 31 December 2017 were largely consistent
with Q1
ototal fixed line connections declined by 23k to 1,559,000 (-20k in Q1)
onon-broadband copper lines declined by 20k, (-17k in Q1)
ototal broadband connections declined by 3k to 1,181,000 (-2k in Q1)

Fibre uptake in UFB areas now 42%, up from 39% in September
ofibre connections grew by 34k, vs 36k in Q1
o64% of mass market fibre connections on 100Mbps and 20,000 connections on
gigabit service
oVDSL growth slowed to 26k from 50k in Q1, reflecting retailer migration
activity
o58% of broadband connections now on VDSL or fibre, up from 53% at 30
September

Adoption of video streaming continues to drive growth in data demand
onew peak of 1,328 gigabits per second network throughput at 9:25pm on 10
December
o174GB monthly average household data usage in December, up from 162GB in
September

ENDS

For further information:

Brett Jackson
Investor Relations Manager
Phone: +64 4 896 4039
Mobile: +64 27 488 7808
Email: brett.jackson@chorus.co.nz
End CA:00313152 For:CNU    Type:MKTUPDTE   Time:2018-01-18 08:36:42
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