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Over half Swiss radio usage digital

Friday 26 August 2016 | 09:29 CET | News
The Swiss have for the first time consumed more digital than analogue radio. According to the Digital Migration Workgroup (Digimig), the share of DAB and online radio was 53 percent in the first half of this year, an increase of 8 percent in a year. Digital is popular at home and work, but car radio is still only 30 percent digital. The group found that all age groups are making the transition to digital, with under-55s having a preference for online and over-55s using more DAB. Switzerland aims to shut down the FM radio service by 2020. The data collected by GfK was presented at the

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