Germany sees 34% increase in DAB+ users in 2019

Tuesday 10 September 2019 | 16:44 CET | News
The number of households that listen to the radio through the digital radio standard DAB+ in Germany has increased by 34 percent in 2019, according to a report of the media authorities Die Medienanstalten. A total of 23 percent of all the households in the country use DAB+, the report added. 

The IP reception has also increased by 13 percent for a total of 12.3 percent of the German households. The number of households that use digital radio over cable reached a total of 10.3 percent, a 39 percent increase in 2019 compared to the previous year, while the number of those using analogue cable has decreased by 57 percent to a total of 3 percent of the German households.  

The highest share of households using digital radio reception is in Bavaria with 29.7 percent, followed by Saxony with 25.7 percent and Baden Wurttemberg with 23.9 percent.

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Countries: Germany
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