14% of NZ homes now have Freeview

More than 14% of New Zealand homes now have Freeview according to a recent Freeview press release. The Freeview service is jointly delivered by satellite and terrestrial transmissions and has increased its reach by 72,000 homes since the previous quarter ended in December 2008.
In total 226,141 houses access Freeview, 155,482 (9.7%) from the satellite service launched in May 2007 and 70,659 (4.4%) from the DTT service launched in April 2008.
Freeview provides both standard definition and high definition programme services.
Source: Freeview press release
Item added: 27th April 2009