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Sweden - Digital Economy and Digital Media - Statistics and Analyses

Sweden - Digital Economy and Digital Media - Statistics and Analyses

Considerable investments in upgraded DSL and cable broadband infrastructure as well as fibre networks by Sweden's telcos in recent years have encouraged consumer adoption of bundled services. The largest cable TV operators, Com Hem and Kabelvision, have upgraded their networks to provide fast data services, which has led to customer some migration from DSL. Switchover to digital transmission was completed in late 2007, providing the government with the first opportunity in Europe to make use of the digital dividend for wireless broadband services. This report provides an overview of Sweden's digital TV and converging media markets, including recent developments in videostreaming, bundled services and VoIP.

Key developments:

Com Hem Group acquires Boxer Sweden from the Teracom Boxer Group; Netflix launches services in Nordic countries; report update includes the regulator's market data to 2015, telcos' operating and financial data to Q3 2016, recent market developments.

Companies mentioned in this report:

Com Hem, Tele2, Canal Digital, Viasat, Boxer, MTG.


1. Synopsis
2. Digital Media
2.1 Overview of digital media
2.2 Key general trends
3. Digital economy
3.1 eGovernment
3.2 eHealth
3.3 Digital media
3.3.1 Business models bundled services
3.4 Regulatory issues
3.4.1 Digital dividend
4. Digital TV
4.1 Market overview
4.2 Videostreaming
4.2.1 Modern Times Group (MTG)
4.2.2 Telia
4.2.3 Other developments
4.3 Communications: VoIP
4.3.1 Wholesale VoIP
4.4 Interactive TV (iTV)
4.5 Cable TV
4.5.1 Com Hem
4.5.2 Tele2Vision
4.5.3 Canal Digital
4.6 Satellite-based digital pay TV developments
4.6.1 NSAB Sweden
4.6.2 Canal Digital
4.6.3 ViaSat
4.7 Digital terrestrial TV (DTTV)
4.7.1 Boxer
4.7.2 MTG
4.8 Free-to-Air (FTA) TV
5. Related reports
List of Tables and Charts
Table 1 Subscribers to bundled services, by service 2008 - 2015
Table 2 Double play subscribers by type - 2008 - 2015
Table 3 Triple play subscribers by type - 2008 - 2015
Table 4 Digital TV subscribers by sector - 2006 - 2015
Table 5 Digital TV market share of subscribers by operator - 2006 - 2015
Table 6 Pay TV market share of subscribers by operator - 2007 - 2015
Table 7 Digital TV market share of subscribers by platform - 2009 - 2015
Table 8 Digital TV revenue - 2009 - 2015
Table 9 IPTV subscribers by sector - 2006 - 2015
Table 10 Telia IPTV subscribers 2006 - 2016
Table 11 VoIP subscribers and annual change 2004 - 2015
Table 12 VoIP revenue 2005 2015
Table 13 VoIP traffic 2006 2015
Table 14 VoIP access by technology 2004 - 2015
Table 15 Telia VoIP subscribers 2007 - 2016
Table 16 Telenor VoIP subscribers 2007 - 2011
Table 17 Cable TV subscribers by type- 2006 - 2015
Table 18 Com Hem subscribers by type 2005 - 2016
Table 19 Com Hem financial data 2007 - 2016
Table 20 Com Hem revenue by service data 2011 - 2016
Table 21 Canal Digital cable TV subscribers - Sweden 2005 - 2016
Table 22 Satellite TV subscribers 2006 2017
Table 23 Canal Digital DTH satellite subscribers - Nordics 2005 - 2016
Table 24 ViaSat revenue (Nordics) 2006 - 2015
Table 25 ViaSat DTH subscriber statistics (Nordics) 2007 - 2015
Table 26 DTTV subscribers 2007 - 2017
Table 27 MTG Nordic Entertainment revenue 2013 - 2016
Chart 1 Subscribers to bundled services, by service 2008 - 2015
Chart 2 Digital TV subscribers by sector - 2006 2015
Chart 3 IPTV subscribers by sector 2006 - 2015
Chart 4 VoIP access by technology 2004 - 2015
Chart 5 Com Hem subscribers by type 2005 2016
Chart 6 Com Hem financial data 2007 - 2016
Chart 7 ViaSat revenue (Nordics) 2006 2015
Chart 8 MTG Nordic Entertainment revenue 2013 2016
Exhibit 1 Overview of digital media
Exhibit 2 Digital dividend frequency availability - 2010

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