Ranking of video platforms and apps in the Netherlands 2017-2018, by platforms

Share of respondents who sometimes use video sites and apps to watch videos in the Netherlands in 2017 and 2018, by platforms

by Raynor de Best, last edited Aug 9, 2019
Ranking of video platforms and apps in the Netherlands 2017-2018, by platforms Which online video platforms are the most popular in the Netherlands? According to a 2018 survey, 55 percent of Dutch respondents “sometimes” used YouTube to watch a video. The YouTube penetration rate was highest among 15- to 19-year-olds in the same year. Consumers also said they used Netflix and the video options of Facebook and news organization NOS (the Dutch Broadcasting Foundation).
Netflix had the most subscriptions

In 2017, paid subscriptions for Netflix exceeded that of all other video streaming services in the Netherlands. Roughly 2.4 million households had a subscription to Netflix, compared to approximately 390,000 subscriptions for Dutch VoD service Videoland. On average, consumers spent 85 minutes per day watching Netflix in 2017.

Streaming services for movies and series but also for gaming

According to data from a 2017 survey, ten percent of Dutch respondents used a game streaming service. Of these people who watched game streaming, 91 percent indicated they used YouTube for this. This was a higher response than for Twitch, which reached a penetration rate of 36 percent among game stream watchers.
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Share of respondents who sometimes use video sites and apps to watch videos in the Netherlands in 2017 and 2018, by platforms

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