Facts About the Home Video Market

 Hardware

  • The television screen remains the preferred screen for viewing home entertainment
  • There are 116.3 million TV homes in the U.S.
  • 72 million households have Blu-ray compatible devices
  • 79% of people who own a Smart TV connect it to the Internet
  • Viewing of video on mobile devices is equal between Smartphones and Tablets

2013 Video Spending

  $18.2 billion in physical and digital spending:

  • $7.5 billion in disc sales
  • $4.2 billion in disc rentals
  • $3.2 billion in online subscriptions
  • $2.0 billion in digital rental and VOD
  • $1.3 billion in digital sales

  2013 saw increases in:

  • Blu-ray Disc sales were up 5%
  • Electronic sell-through was up 50%
  • Transactional video-on-demand was up 5%
  • Subscription streaming was up 32%

  2013 Consumer Video Spending:

  • Disc sales and rental – 30%
  • Pay TV (premium cable) – 29%
  • Box Office – 25%
  • VOD/EST – 16%

  2013 Studio Video Revenue:

  • Disc sales and rental – 37%
  • Box Office – 25%
  • VOD/EST – 21%
  • Pay TV (premium cable) – 17%
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