4.56 million Dutch homes are digital

By Robert Briel
December 10, 2009 23.09 UK

The number of digital TV homes has reached 4.56 million at the end of September, 2009, this is 57.3% of all television households.

According to research by Telecompaper, the percentage digital homes will surpass 60% by the end of the year.

The majority of digital viewers is subscribing to cable, 52.6%, 22.1% watches digital DTH and 19.1% digital terrestrial

Ziggo is the number 1 provider of digital TV (31.8); KPN is runner up with Digitenne (DVB-T) and its IPTV service (20.7%); the digital DTH platform Canal Digitaal Satellitet comes third (18.5%) , followed by UPC (15.6%).