Audiovisual broadcasting

With the entry into force of the revised Radio and Television Act (RTVA) and the revised Telecommunications Act (TCA) on 1 April 2007, the broadcasting of programme services is regarded as a telecommunication service, like telephony or the internet, for example. Broadcasting is a telecommunications service, the purpose of which is to provide, in real time or "on demand", programmes and/or content intended for the general public.

Real-time or "on demand" audiovisual broadcasting to end users (Table SF9)

Number of customers
(as of 31.12)

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Var. 19-20

On coaxial connections 

2'535'669 2'423'030 2'150'945 2'004'343 1'864'370 -6.98%

On DSL connections

1'301'369 1'413'120 1'426'747 1'474'227 1'424'229 -3.39%

On FTTH connections

346'906 454'379 551'519 645'824 705'106 9.18%

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Last modification 02.03.2022

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