0
Video

Spain leads European cord cutting rates - study

Tuesday 1 March 2016 | 13:39 CET | News
Around 16 percent of Spanish pay-TV households subscribed to pay TV for the first time last year, according to a report entitled "Connected Consumer in Europe" from Parks Associates. Even so, the country's broadband households still exhibit high incidences of cord shaving, cord cutting, and "cord nevers", said the report, with Spain actually exceeding the US in percentage of cord cutters and broadband households that watch online video. In the other surveyed countries – the UK, France and Germany – the incidence of cord cutting is far lower than in the US, said the report.

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.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Countries: Europe / Spain
::: add a comment

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.


Related

US 'self-bundling' viewers on the rise - study

Published 14 Oct 2016 09:48 CET | United States
US viewers are increasingly subscribing to more than one video streaming service, according to GfK research that describes these ...

Spain offers EUR 63 mln in funding for rural broadband

Published 21 Mar 2016 10:11 CET | Spain
Spain's industry ministry said EUR 63 million will be available in a new round of broadband development funding for 2016, ...

Telefonica offers Movistar+ premium plan for EUR 15.50/mth

Published 29 Feb 2016 11:43 CET | Spain
Telefonica has launched a three-month offer giving new customers the opportunity to sign up to its Movistar+ Premium Extra pay-TV ...

Spanish pay-TV subscribers hit 5.36 mln in Q2

Published 05 Feb 2016 13:55 CET | Spain
Overall Spanish pay-TV subscribers fell by 43,900 in the second quarter of 2015 to reach a total of 5.36 million, according to ...

Spanish quad and quintuple-play bundles up to 8.8 mln in Q2

Published 23 Dec 2015 15:08 CET | Spain
The total number of quad-play and quintuple-play packages in Spain grew to 8.8 million at the end of the second quarter of 2015, ...

Telefonica launches 'Screen Fusion' connected TV set 

Published 03 Dec 2015 15:13 CET | Spain
Telefonica has announced the launch of an exclusive smart TV called 'Screen Fusion' in a bid to persuade customers to sign up to ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

26 Oct Cabsat
26 Oct MWC Los Angeles
27 Oct Android Dev Summit
28 Oct Millicom Q3 2021
28 Oct CyrusOne Q3
28 Oct Telefonica Brasil Q3
28 Oct Rovio Q3 2021
28 Oct MTN Nigeria Q3 2021
28 Oct STMicroelectronics Q3
28 Oct Comcast Q3
28 Oct Nokia Q3 2021
28 Oct Telenor Q3 2021
28 Oct Swisscom Q3 2021
28 Oct American Tower Corporation Q3
28 Oct Poly fiscal Q2
28 Oct HKBN FY results
28 Oct Amazon Q3
28 Oct Samsung Electronics Q3 2021
28 Oct CoreSite Q3 2021
28 Oct Airtel Africa Q3 2021
28 Oct Veon Q3 2021
28 Oct Apple fiscal Q3
28 Oct Telenet Q3 2021
28 Oct Cellnex Q3 2021
28 Oct Berec stakeholders forum
28 Oct Facebook Connect
29 Oct Proximus Q3 2021
29 Oct Tecnotree Q3 results
29 Oct Charter Communications Q3
29 Oct Shaw Communications fiscal Q3
29 Oct NEC fiscal Q2
29 Oct Shentel Q3 2021
::: More Calendar Items