Boost for DTT channels during 2008

French free DTT channels almost doubled their audience shares in 2008, while the traditional networks fell back, reports Rapid TV News.
Quoting Mediametrie’s annual roundup, the report says that, DTT channels reached an average audience share of 11.1% in 2008 up from 5.9% in 2007 and 29.2 million people (51% of the population) are now equipped to receive DTT channels up from 17.9 million in early 2008.
Source: Rapid TV News
Item added: 6th January 2009