Number of non-pay TV viewers in the U.S. 2016-2021, by type

The timeline presents the number of non-pay TV viewers in the United States in 2016 as well as a forecast until 2021, by type. In 2016, number of cord-cutters amounted to 16.7 million and the source projected that the number would climb to 40.1 million in 2021.

Number of non-pay TV viewers in the United States from 2016 to 2021, by type

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Source

Release date

September 2017

Region

United States

Survey time period

July, 2017

Age group

18 years and older

Supplementary notes

* Forecast.
The source defines non-pay TV viewers as those who no longer have access to traditional pay TV services or have never had access to traditional pay TV services; excludes IPTV and pure-play online video services (e.g. Hulu, Netflix, YouTube, Sling TV, etc.).

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