J’son & Partners Consulting presents brief results of the research: Operator OTT Market – Pay TV Services in Russia, Results of 1H2014 & Forecast till 2018.
Pay TV subscriber base in Russia reached 37.1 mln. HHs by the end of 1H2014 that is 6% more than in the beginning of 2014; penetration rate - 68%.
J’son & Partners Consulting estimates that Pay TV subscriber base including operators OTT segment will keep growing in Russia and the number of subscribers will hit 47.4 mln HHs by 2018, while penetration rate will be at the level of 87%.
Results of 1H2014: Pay TV market reached 31.9 bln RUB. The largest segments are Cable TV (16.3 bln RUB), second one is Satellite TV (10.6 bln RUB) and – IPTV (5.0 bln RUB).