Eastern Europe to lose 1 million pay-TV subscribers by 2022

Monday 10 April 2017 | 10:59 CET | News
According to the Eastern Europe Pay TV Forecasts by Digital TV Research, the number of TV households will fall in eighteen countries between 2016 and 2022, with the region's total declining by almost 2 million. Pay-TV will struggle, losing 1 million subscribers over the same period. 2017 will be the peak year for pay-TV in Eastern Europe. Analogue cable represented 28 percent of the 81 million pay-TV subscribers at end-2016, so some of these 23 million subscribers will choose to convert to FTA DTT rather than to a digital pay platform.

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