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Yearbook 2009, Film, Television and Video in Europe
Vol. 2: Trends in European Television

Edited by André Lange, European Audiovisual Observatory, Strasbourg, 2010, 224 pp. ISBN 978-92-871-6686-9

The three-volume European Audiovisual Observatory Yearbook offers a comprehensive overview of the audiovisual sector in the Observatory’s 36 member states. Data from more than 1,000 different sources are collected and analysed, and information is presented in over 500 graphs and tables. The result is a unique overview of Europe's audiovisual markets in film, television and video.

This 2nd volume, Trends in European Television contains the following main chapters: The global audiovisual market; Radio and television companies in Europe; Advertising; Digital television, distribution platforms and broadband networks; Supply of audiovisual media services; Television audience trends; Trends in television programming and Television production companies.

Also, there has been some new data included in this 2009 edition: Consumer expenditure on pay television and on-demand services; Main distribution platforms in Europe; Development of HDTV and Subscribers to digital platforms.

Apart form this volume the Yearbook consists of:

  • 1st volume: Television in 36 European States
  • 3rd volume: Film and home video.

With the publication of this second volume, the Yearbook 2009 is now complete.

The impartiality of the data presented is guaranteed by the Observatory’s status as a pan-European public body. To place an order please contact directly with the European Audiovisual Observatory http://www.obs.coe.int/oea_publ/yb/index.html.