TOP 20 popular TV channels in the first half of 2019
In the middle of the year, we sum up the results by analyzing television viewing statistics for the past 6 months. Our goal is to determine which TV channels are popular and which topics are currently relevant. This data allows us to replenish TV packages with really interesting channels.
National television channels remained the most popular in 2019, as in past years. TOP 5 now includes the channel from the Films group: «1 + 1″, «Україна», ICTV, «Новий канал», TV 1000 Action. Watch the statistics for the first half of 2019.
The rating is based on the ratio of viewers number of a certain channel to the number of all TV channels views for the selected period. We took into account the data of IPTV digital subscribers.
All the TV channels that Maxnet relayed were taken into account during compiling the rating. There are 69 TV channels of the Basic package and more than 70 TV channels that are available in additional packages.
TOP 20 TV channels
«1+1″ channel has taken the first place since 2017 and keep it this year. Channel is included in the package «Basic». «Voice of the Country», «Evening Quarter», other Ukrainian and foreign TV shows are liked by more and more TV viewers. Since last year, its rating has increased by one point amounts to 6.14% of the total number of channel views.
The national channel «Україна», also available in the Basic package, is on the second position. This channel broadcasts football matches, Ukrainian TV series and cult films.
ICTV takes third place. It shifted the «Новий канал» to the fourth position, ahead of him by only 0.05%. ICTV channel broadcasts news, informational and analytical programs, documentaries and lively shows.
The fourth place is traditionally taken by the «Новий канал». This nationwide channel is also included in the package «Basic» and is available for viewing to subscribers of digital and analog TV. Viewers choose it for popular TV series, movies and entertainment shows.
TV 1000 Action, the only representative of thematic channels, is also included in the TOP 5. Channel broadcasts latest movies and cinema masterpieces.
Most of the TOP 20 channels are nationwide. There are also several thematic channels. The list contains two channels from the Films group, two from News group, one from Sports and one children TV channel.
The total share of TV channels represented in the rating is 56.75% of the total number of channel views on the Maxnet network.
Dynamics of the TV channels popularity, 2019
The leader of the rating has been ahead of his closest rivals all the year. The remaining four positions constantly moved from one channel to another. By the beginning of the summer the situation had stabilized.
TOP 3 in Films category
The first three channels in the Films category has changed compared to last year. Its leader has even entered the overall TOP. TV 1000 Action (3.66%) became the most popular, followed by TV 1000 East (3.57%). StarFamily closes the top five with 1.22%.
TOP 3 in Sport category
Leaders in the Sport category has been remained unchanged for three years. The first place is taken by «Футбол-1″ (1.74%), second is «Футбол-2″ (1.33%). Eurosport closes the top three (1.03%).
TOP 3 in Children category
In 2019, children TV channels are also present in our TOP. Nickelodeon (1.52%) is first in the category, TiJi (1.34%) is second, and Pixel (1.12%) is third.
TOP 3 in Informative category
TOP informative channels is headed by Discovery UA (0.97%), Animal Planet (0.74%) follows it. Third place has taken by Travel HD (0.51%).
TOP 3 in Politics and News category
News and social topics are interesting for Kharkovites more than in the past. The most popular ones are «112 Україна» (2.05%), News One (2.04%) and «Новини 24″ (1.04%).
TOP 3 in Regional category
Many of our viewers prefer to be aware of city life and choose regional channels. First place has taken by the «АТВК» (1.17%), followed by the «7-й канал» (1.18%). Simon closes the top three with 0.63%.
We keep abreast and monitor the preferences of our subscribers. It is important to us that our network has interesting channels for each of viewers.
Yours faithfully, Maxnet team