Many Channels, Few Watched
These days, viewers have a plethora of television channels to choose from. Back in 1994, the number of channels received by the average U.S. household was 40, with people watching ten of them. In 2013, viewers could avail of a whopping 189 channels. Despite this, however, they only watch somewhere between 17 and 18.
- Leading U.S. media companies in 2014, by market value (in billion U.S. dollars)
Leading U.S. media companies 2014, by market value
- How much can you believe in each?
Credibility of major news organizations in the U.S. 2012
- Number of consumers of online TV in the United States from 2009 to 2015 (in millions)
Number of consumers of online TV in the U.S. from 2009 to 2015
- Number of consumers of online TV in the U.S. from 2009 to 2015Number of consumers of online TV in the U.S. from 2009 to 2015
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