IMDb > David Tice > News
Quicklinks
Top Links
biography by votes awardsNewsDesk
Filmographies
overviewby type by year by ratings by votes awards by genre by keyword
Biographical
biography other works publicity photo galleryNewsDesk
External Links
official sites miscellaneous photographs sound clips video clips

News for
David Tice (III) More at IMDbPro »

Connect with IMDb



2016 | 2014 | 2010

1 item from 2016


Cord Cutting Accelerates: Study Finds 25% of U.S. Homes Don’t Have Pay TV Service

15 July 2016 10:26 AM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Three words haunt the dreams of pay TV executives these days: “Cord-cutting accelerates.”

The latest numbers on cord-cutting from research firm GfK might give a few people some sleepless nights. A quarter — yes, a full 25% — of U.S. homes don’t subscribe to a pay-tv service, according to GfK’s 2016 Ownership and Trend Report. About 17% rely only on broadcast signals for their TV needs, while 6% only use the internet to watch their favorite shows on a TV set, using either a device like a Roku or Apple TV or a Smart TV.

Among households headed up by those in the 18-34 demographic, those numbers are larger: 22% use broadcast-only reception, and 13% get TV on their set via the internet.

There are a few caveats, though. Some of these numbers do not jive with other pay-tv subscriber estimates, which hover around 99 million out of 116 million total U.S. households, and research from Leichtman Research Group has the percentage of »

- Oriana Schwindt

Permalink | Report a problem


2016 | 2014 | 2010

1 item from 2016


IMDb.com, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb's opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy.

See our NewsDesk partners