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Digital cable subscribers to top 1 million at year-end; satellite to continue to dominate

News | 12/19/2001 5:00 am EST

The number of cable subscribers receiving digital service will top 1 million by the end of 2001, but satellite TV will continue to hold the lion’s share of digital TV subscribers in Canada, according to a new report by Decima Publishing Inc. Cable’s share of the digital TV market is expected to be 35 per cent at year-end, with satellite holding 62 per cent and wireless cable 3 per cent.

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