Half of UK homes ready for the switchover to digital

According to the Ofcom/Digital UK Tracker survey half of UK households have now converted all their TV’s for digital use. The survey of 2,400 households found that 50% of those surveyed reported that all their TV’s were digital; 87% were aware of a future switchover, the highest level recorded so far and  66% understood how to prepare for switchover, up 25% since the same time last year.
In June Ofcom reported that approximately four out of five homes had digital television, a digital penetration of 80.5%.
Source: advanced-television.com
Item added: 21st August 2007