Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Over the past five years, the Television Production industry has maintained its vitality in times of shifting consumer patterns and changing media technology. Although young consumers began tuning in via digital platforms before networks were able to develop a profitable strategy to adapt, high audience viewership across many TV networks has propped up industry revenue. With the growth of new TV platforms and subsequent mobile development, the industry is expected to experience rising viewership rates. Revenue is forecast to grow in the next five years... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
During the past five years, the variety of genres produced for TV has stayed fairly constant. According to a 2012 report by consumer research firm Nielsen, the number of hours of TV programming will decrease from 1,056 hours in 2007 to 984 in 2012 (latest data available).
The genre with the most significant change in terms of programming hours was sports. The sports segment experienced rapid growth, from an estimated 1.4% of total programming in 2008 to 2.6% in 2013 (latest data available). The number of hours of audience participation shows have also increased, while the amount of time for all other genres has declined in the past five years... purchase to read more