Total U.S. mobile & social media revenue — including consumer and business access, content, advertising and marketing — increased 30.2% to $45.38 billion in 2011, according to new data released today by PQ Media ( http://www.pqmedia.com ), the leading provider of media econometrics. Mobile & social media revenue rose at a compound annual growth rate of 28.7% from 2006-2011, and is expected to grow at an accelerating 30.8% annual rate in 2012, according to the PQ Media U.S. Mobile & Social Media Forecast 2012-16.
via New PQ Media Forecast: U.S. Mobile & Social Media Revenue Surged 30% to $45.4 Billion in 2011, and Projected to Accelerate 31% in 2012, Driven by Strong Growth in Consumer & Business Demand for Access, Content, Advertising & Marketing – MarketWatch.