The Department for Market Information provides statistical and economic analysis of the trends in the European cinema, television, video and internet sectors. It also produces intelligence on the means of financing of these various sectors.
Access to TV platforms: must-carry rules, and access to free-DTT
This report is based on work carried out for the European Commission in 2015 and looks at the way in which national systems prioritise the delivery of certain types of television content over distribution platforms.
Mapping the Animation Industry in Europe (2015)
A new study carried out for the European Commission by the European Audiovisual Observatory finds that while animation films represent 14.7% of overall admissions to European works, European animation only holds 20% of the animation market in Europe. The 44 US films on release indeed accounted...
Origin and availability of on-demand services in the European Union
This note provides an overall background of the on-demand audiovisual media services landscape by focusing on a) the availability of services in the EU28 and b) on the country of origin of services.
Origin and availability of television services in the European Union
This note provides an overall background of the linear media services landscape in the 28 EU countries by focusing on a) the country of origin of services, b) the availability of services and c) the television viewing time of the overall and younger population.
Trends in linear television revenues
Linear audiovisual services increasingly tend to propose non-linear derived versions whose revenues are not necessarily accounted separately
Investments in original content by audiovisual services
This brief provides analysis of two sets of data: an overview over time (2009-2013) of the levels of investment of the main TV groups in 15 countries in original programming; and a brief overview of the growth of investment (by a range of players) in original online content.
Trends in video-on-demand revenues
Total on demand revenues almost quadrupled from 2010 to 2014. This report focuses on the increase of revenues generated by the three main on-demand audiovisual services: TVOD, SVOD and TV VOD.
European fiction works on TV channels
This report provides an overview of the trends in fiction programming over the years 2009-2013 with regard to their origin and circulation.
Yearbook 2015 - Key trends
The aim of this first edition of 'Key Trends' is to enhance the data of the Yearbook published annually by the Observatory by providing an overview of the developments taking place in the audiovisual sector.
Measurement of fragmented audiovisual audiences
This report focuses on the most recent figures available for television and for online video viewing.
Online access to the tables & graphs of the Observatory's Yearbook
Database on admissions to films released in Europe
Database on TV and on-demand audiovisual services and companies in Europe
The European film directory on European films available on VOD services in Europe