Market share of pay TV operators in Sweden 2010-2018

As of 2018, Com Hem, one of the largest media companies in Sweden, reached the highest market share among pay TV operators in the country. Second came Telia Company, with a market share of 25.2 percent. Telenor, including Canal Digital, was the third largest pay TV provider in Sweden.

The decline of pay TV subscriptions

The market shares displayed here are based on the number of pay TV subscriptions (analogue cable, digital cable TV networks, satellite, terrestrial networks, and IPTV) of the respective company. In the past years, the subscription amount to these television services slightly decreased in Sweden. To give an example, while roughly 2.44 million people subscribed to analogue cable TV providers in 2016, the number was around 2.34 million two years later. However, the only distribution platform that increased its user number in the same period was Internet Protocol television, abbreviated as IPTV.

TV services’ revenues compared to subscriber numbers

Despite analogue cable television had the most subscribers in Sweden, satellite TV services generated the highest revenue, at roughly 2.6 billion Swedish kronor in 2018. IPTV via fiber and LAN came second, with a revenue of about two billion Swedish kronor. Generally, television services gained approximately 10.07 billion Swedish kronor that year. This was a decline of more than 100 million Swedish kronor compared to 2017.

Market share of pay TV operators in Sweden from 2010 to 2018

Exclusive Premium statistic

You need a Single Account for unlimited access.

  • Full access to 1m statistics

  • Incl. source references

  • Available to download in PNG, PDF, XLS format

Single Account

$39 $59 per month *
in the first 12 months
33% Discount until June 30th
*Duration: 12 months, billed annually, single license

Access to this and all other statistics on 80,000 topics from

$468 / Year
$708 / Year

Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Source

Release date

June 2019

Region

Sweden

Survey time period

2010 to 2018

Special properties

based on the number of subscriptions

Supplementary notes

Households having two or more Cable TV subscriptions are only counted once.

Figures for years 2010 to 2013 were previously published by the source.

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.
This statistic is not included in your account.

Single Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references
$59 $39 / Month *
in the first 12 months
Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract; Prices do not include sales tax.

Statistics on "Telecommunications industry in Sweden"

Further Content: You might find this interesting as well

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.