As per the report by TRAI (Telecom Regulatory Authority of India), India’s television industry has grown from Rs 58,800 crore in 2017 to Rs 66,0007 crore in 2018, thereby registering a growth of 12.24 per cent.
The report also reveals that subscription revenues rose from Rs 38,7007 crore in 2017 to Rs 39,3007 crore in 2018. Advertisement revenues escalated from Rs 20,1007 crore in 2017 to Rs 26,7007 crore in 2018 growing by a whopping 32.8 per cent during the year.
The total number of satellite TV channels permitted by Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB) has also seen a marked growth from 524 in 2010 to 875 in 2018. That definitely is substantial growth of the Indian Television Industry. The number of TV viewing households increased by 3.5 per cent in year 2018 as well.