Netflix has 207.64 million paid subscribers worldwide, increasing 3.98 million subscribers from the fourth quarter of 2020.
Hamburg, Germany (Merxwire) – According to Statista data, as of the first quarter of 2021, Netflix has 207.64 million paid subscribers worldwide, increasing 3.98 million subscribers from the fourth quarter of 2020. Most Netflix users are located in the United States and Canada, accounting for more than 74 million Netflix users worldwide. Subscribers of the company’s DVD rental service continued to decline, from 11.17 million in 2011 to only 2.15 million in 2019. It shows that most people are used to watching their favorite TV series or movies through the Internet.
Taiwan’s OTT video market has continued to grow, with annual revenue in 2019 of nearly 600 million U.S. dollars. Among them, Netflix, Amazon’s Prime Video, and Fox+ were the first international OTT service providers to enter the Taiwan market, followed by Apple TV+ and WarnerMedia’s HBO GO. According to estimates, Netflix has 1.49 million subscribers in Taiwan in 2020. With the increasing popularity of OTT platforms and Disney+ joining the market in 2021, Taiwan is expected to become the 13th largest OTT market in the world by 2024.
Netflix provides diversified content, including TV series, movies, documentaries, and children’s programs of different genres, attracting a broad audience. A user loyalty survey pointed out that 84% of the respondents said they would continue to use the service if the monthly fee increases by one dollar. 53% of respondents said that even if the monthly rent increases by five dollars, they will still retain the service. From this survey, we can find that Netflix is supported and welcomed by subscribers.
Most people like to be accompanied by someone, family, friends, or pets when watching TV. An exciting survey found that a total of 12% of Netflix viewers said they would stop watching performances because their pets did not like them, and 22% would bribe their pets with snacks to encourage them Pets continue to watch shows or movies together.
Netflix allows users to watch programs at any time, any location, and on any device. They will continue to customize their viewing experience according to their preferences, needs, and lifestyle. Many people even admit that watching TV and movies in the toilet, bathroom, or even outdoors is a unique and perfect enjoyment. This service not only changes the way viewers use it but also accelerates international cultural exchanges, allowing users to watch interesting programs while waiting for the bus or self-service laundry.