Dutch TV-video revenues up 8% in 2020 as SVOD expands to nearly half of households

Friday 26 March 2021 | 10:36 CET | News
Nearly half of all Dutch households (47%) subscribed to a SVOD service at the end of 2020 and more than one in five (22%) subscribed to two or more of the services, according to the latest research by Telecompaper. Supported by more entertainment at home due to the coronavirus restrictions and the launch of new streaming services, the overall market for pay-TV and video services in the Netherlands grew 8 percent in 2020 to a value of nearly EUR 2.5 billion.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.


Already registered?

Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Amazon / Netflix / RTL / Telecompaper / Videoland
Countries: Netherlands
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier


Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Dutch satisfaction with SVOD services high, especially ad-free offerings

Published 15 Nov 2021 16:05 CET | Netherlands
More and more people in the Netherlands are subscribing to streaming video services, including multiple subscriptions, according ...

Amazon brings Fire TV Stick to Netherlands

Published 29 Oct 2021 10:18 CET | Netherlands
Amazon is starting sales of its Fire TV Stick in the Netherlands. The device slots into an HDMI port on a TV to deliver streaming ...

Dutch TV market contracts again in Q2 after analogue cable ends; FTTH grows to fifth of TV households

Published 16 Sep 2021 08:00 CET | Netherlands
The Netherlands completed the transition to 100 percent digital TV in Q2 2021, after the largest cable operator Ziggo ended the ...

Amazon Prime Video names head of originals for Netherlands, Benelux content chief

Published 07 Sep 2021 16:56 CET | Benelux
Amazon has hired Jacomien Nijhof as Head of Originals for the Netherlands at Amazon Studios. At the same time, Kaja Wolffers ...

Dutch TV/video market growth slows sharply in Q1 as pandemic effect comes to an end

Published 30 Jun 2021 17:14 CET | Netherlands
The effect of the lockdown on the combined TV/video market in the Netherlands came to an end in the first quarter of this year. ...

Ziggo's new internet-only plans target growing interest from market

Published 25 Jun 2021 12:42 CET | Netherlands
Dutch cable operator Ziggo is introducing its first broadband-only plans, dropping the requirement for customers to also take TV. ...

KPN agrees new VoD partnership with Pathe Thuis

Published 20 Apr 2021 10:33 CET | Netherlands
KPN announced a new contract with Pathe Thuis to provide VoD services to its TV customers. The library of over 3,700 films to ...

Bango, Airtel to offer Amazon Prime Video Mobile Edition in India

Published 09 Apr 2021 09:28 CET | India
Bango has announced that Indian mobile network operator Bharti Airtel has expanded its use of Bango Resale technology to offer ...

Verizon, Starz, AMC join Digital Entertainment Group

Published 30 Mar 2021 16:22 CET | World
DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group welcomed 12 new companies to the organisation. DEG's newest member companies are AMC ...

Dutch Television Market 2020-Q4

Published 19 Mar 2021 16:15 CET | Netherlands
This report analyses developments in the Dutch market for television connections and revenues in the fourth quarter of 2020, and ...

Video behaviour of Dutch consumers 2020 Q4

Published 19 Mar 2021 15:58 CET | Netherlands
The report focuses on eleven main topics: Device penetration & connectivity, Premium TV channels, SVOD penetration, AVOD ...

Dutch TV advertising market contracts 9% in 2020

Published 09 Mar 2021 10:34 CET | Netherlands
The Dutch TV advertising market contracted 9 percent in 2020 to a value of USD 753 million, according to the annual report from ...

Dutch TV viewing time up 14% in December, led by growth in VOD

Published 11 Jan 2021 10:23 CET | Netherlands
Dutch people spent more time in front of the TV in December, following a new lockdown to slow the spread of the coronavirus. ...

Dutch SVoD services generate more revenue per viewer - study

Published 23 Dec 2020 12:17 CET | Netherlands
Linear television in the Netherlands still generated more revenues than streaming video services this year, according to a study ...

Pathe Thuis releases films early amid fresh Dutch virus lockdowns

Published 16 Dec 2020 13:17 CET | Netherlands
Dutch VoD service Pathe Thuis will amid the latest coronavirus lockdown rules release a number of new films early next week. ...

Dutch TV viewing time jumps 14% in October, boosted by VoD, delayed viewing

Published 11 Nov 2020 11:24 CET | Netherlands
Use of the living room TV set grew strongly in October, possibly due to the return of lockdown measures, according to the latest ...

Netflix, Disney+ expand on Dutch video market, Fox Sports sees demand pick up

Published 05 Oct 2020 10:13 CET | Netherlands
Netflix leads the Dutch video streaming market for several years, helped by its first-mover advantage. Nevertheless, its growth ...

Dutch TV market slows subscriber losses in Q2, Ziggo returns to growth

Published 16 Sep 2020 09:38 CET | Netherlands
The coronavirus outbreak kept more people at home and in front of the TV. It also meant a forced pause in Ziggo's gradual ...

Videoland introduces new subscription options, including ads

Published 14 Jul 2020 11:35 CET | Netherlands
Dutch VoD service Videoland has revamped its subscriptions and introduced a new ad-supported tier as one of three options. The ...

Consumer Insights panel

Published 25 Mar 2014 08:32 CET | Netherlands
With the Telecompaper Consumer Insights panel you get unique consumer insights:...