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IHSLogotempClick here for a chart of VHS/DVD/Blu-ray rental and sell-   thru consumer spending by year, from 1981 to 2010 provide by ihs/Screen Digest.


npd_logoClick here for a chart of video game software sales by year, from 1995 to 2010, provided by the NPD Group.



A Survey of Heavy Entertainment Consumers

In May of 2007 EMA partnered with the research firm The NPD Group to survey consumers throughout the country to identify a group we refer to as "Power Users". These are consumers who actively consume entertainment from a wide variety of sources including movie theater attendance, traditional DVD purchasing and renting, downloading - both to their PC and mobile devices, browsing the Internet, using their DVRs – in other words – they are active in all content delivery channels. …

Leisure Time and DVD Watching

This survey was conducted by Harris Interactive by telephone within the United States between June 16 and 19, 2006 among a nationwide cross section of 1,007 adults (aged 18 and over). Figures for age, sex, race, and region were weighted where necessary to bring them into line with their actual proportions in the population.


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