The percent increase in time people worldwide spent streaming in 2020, compared with 2019
Numbers in the News: Streaming Media
Being stuck at home during the Covid-19 pandemic led to more people digitally streaming movies and TV shows on their devices.
The amount of box office revenue lost last year as people in North America streamed movies instead of going to theaters
The average amount of money Americans spend per month on streaming services—up 24 percent from before the pandemic
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The average number of streaming subscriptions per person in 2019 compared with early 2021
THINK ABOUT IT: After the pandemic, do you think the streaming industry will continue to grow? Why or why not?
SOURCES: NIELSON, U.S. SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION, AT&T, STATISTA, CONVIVA, J.D. POWER