Dutch UPC market share drops to 61.2%

UPC Netherlands subscribersUPC Nederland now serves 61.2% of all homes passed, but digital penetration has now reached 62.3% of all homes connected.

Cable networks across Europe are continuing losing market share to other service providers, but Liberty Global has said that the number of consumers walking away is now slowing down.

The Dutch website digitalekabeltevisie.nl has published a chart showing the trend from June 2005 till December 2012.

During Q4, the total number of homes connected to a TV service from UPC dropped 30,400 to a total of 1,729,600.

However, the number of digital homes grew with 12,200 to 1,078,000.