US Cord-Cutters, 2017-2022 (millions, % change and % of population)
This forecast shows the amount of US adults ages 18+ who no longer have access to traditional pay TV services.
Traditional pay TV services include cable, satellite, telco and fiber operators, multiple system operators (MSOs), multichannel video programming distributors (MVPDs), and major TV broadcast and cable networks. Cord-cutters are individuals who no longer have access to traditional pay TV services.
Estimates are based on the analysis of survey and traffic data from research firms and regulatory agencies, historical trends, reported subscriber numbers from major pay TV providers and country-specific demographic and socioeconomic factors.