TV viewership share in India 2019, by genre

General entertainment channels made up the highest share of television viewership in India in 2019. Movie channels followed with nearly 24 percent, while news ranked third that year. Viewership for news increased significantly since 2018, likely due to the central and state government discussions about Article 370, the CAA and the general election.

Distribution of television viewership across India in 2019, by genre

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Release date

March 2020

Region

India

Survey time period

2019

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