Covering 97 countries, the number of pay satellite TV (DBS or DTH) homes will reach 251 million by 2018, up from 178 million at end-2012 and 103 million at end-2008.
From the 73 million pay satellite TV subscribers added between 2012 and 2018, India will provide 24.4 million, Brazil 9.2 million, Indonesia 6.8 million and Russia 5.9 million. However, the Global Satellite TV Forecasts report estimates that pay satellite TV subscriber totals will fall in 11 countries between 2012 and 2013 as subs convert to other platforms.
Published in August 2013, this 188-page electronically-delivered report comes in three parts:
• A 66-page PDF giving a global Executive Summary and regional and country analysis (Asia Pacific, Eastern Europe, Latin America, Middle East & Africa, North America, Western Europe, Summary and comparison forecasts, satellite TV country forecasts).
• An excel workbook providing satellite TV forecasts from 2008 to 2018 for 97 countries as well as handy comparison tables.
Report author Simon Murray has authored more than 200 forecast reports. In addition to his frequent contact with clients at the world’s key media organizations, Simon is a regular chairman and presenter at leading industry events.
Digital TV Research Limited was established by Simon Murray in January 2011. Simon’s extensive international industry knowledge and contacts have been built up since he began covering global media developments in 1988.
Published August 2013. PDF and excel Only
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