Cable/satellite TV penetration in Great Britain Q1 2015-Q1 2017

This statistic shows the percentage of survey respondents who reported to have digital cable or satellite television in their household in Great Britain from the first quarter of 2015 to the first quarter of 2017. 53 percent of respondents had digital or satellite TV in the first quarter of 2015. The first quarter of 2017 showed that the share decreased to 49 percent.
Satellite television is a service that delivers TV shows to customers by means of a communications satellite orbiting the Earth. Many households still pay satellite services even though there are more advanced ways to watch TV shows or programs.

Penetration of satellite/cable TV in Great Britain from 1st quarter 2015 to 1st quarter 2017

Percentage of respondents
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Release date

June 2017


United Kingdom (Great Britain)

Survey time period

1st quarter 2015 to 1st quarter 2017

Number of respondents

circa 1,000

Age group

15 years and older

Method of interview

Face-to-face interview

Supplementary notes

During the survey, this question was posed as follows: "Which of the following do you own/have in your household?"

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