Vectra leads in digital cable in Poland

Friday, October 16th, 2009 

According to Poland’s Chamber for Electronic Communication (Polska Izba Komunikacji Elektronicznej – PIKE), Vectra has the largest number of subscribers in Poland receiving digital cable TV, with a total of 220,000. UPC is second with 160,400.

                              Number of subscribers
                      -----------------------------
Operator                  Total   Analogue  Digital
--------              ---------  ---------  -------
UPC Polska            1,018,900    858,500  160,400
Vectra                  734,000    734,000  220,000
Multimedia Polska       669,000    555,000   93,000
ASTER                   380,000    380,000   75,000
TOYA                    160,000    160,000   25,500
INEA S.A.               132,500    122,000   54,000
Stream Communications   128,560     96,000      510
Petrus                   45,000     33,000    4,500
Promax                   32,200     32,000    4,700
Sat Film                 25,000     23,000    2,000

Source: PIKE, data at 30 June 2009 (except Stream – 1Q2009 data)