Canadians continuing to watch Canadian programs, according to new CRTC report
News | 11/23/2000 5:00 am EST
Canada’s broadcast industry has received a passing grade from the CRTC in its first annual Policy Monitoring Report. The report notes the average viewing of Canadian drama and comedy programming in prime time has risen from 2.3 million hours a week on private conventional stations between 7 p.m. and 11 p.m. in 1994 to four million in 1999. Nearly 38,000 hours of Canadian drama is broadcast each year.