Summary: These reports provide data related to universal service support, including industry revenues and contributions, support for the 4 universal service programs (Connect America Fund/High Cost, Lifeline/Low Income, Schools and Libraries/E-rate, and Rural Health Care), telephone subscribership and penetration, rates and price indices, network usage and growth, quality of service, infrastructure, expenses, and investment.  

Certain data used to prepare the Monitoring Report can be found in the NECA & USAC Data.

2016 Monitoring Report (released 01/13/17)
Report (PDF) | Tables (ZIP) | Supplementary Material (ZIP)
Updated 2016 High-Cost Claims (Excel)

2015 Monitoring Report (released 12/22/15)
Report (PDF) | Tables (ZIP) | Supplementary Material (ZIP) |
Updated 2015 High-Cost Claims (Excel)

2014 Monitoring Report (released 12/04/14)
Report (PDF) | Tables (ZIP) | Supplementary Material (ZIP) |
Updated 2014 High-Cost Claims (Excel)

2013 Monitoring Report (released 12/12/13)
News Release
Report (PDF) | Tables (ZIP) | Supplementary Material (ZIP)

2012 Monitoring Report (released 03/22/13)
Report (PDF) | Tables (ZIP) | Supplementary Material (ZIP)

2011 Monitoring Report (released 12/29/11)
Report (PDF) | Tables (ZIP) | Supplementary Material (ZIP)

Earlier Reports and Data