Entel nearly quintuples DTH subscribers in 2015

Sunday, April 24th, 2016 
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According to figures obtained by La Razon, the number of active subscribers to the direct-to-home satellite television service of Bolivia’s Empresa Nacional de Telecomunicaciones (Entel) almost quintupled in 2015, from 5,113 in 2014 to 24,478.

Number of customers

  2009    2010    2011    2012    2013    2014    2015
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   107   2,631   3,230   1,271     846   5,113  24,478

Entel broadcasts its service on Bolivia’s TKSAT-1 (Tupac Katari) satellite which provides national coverage.

In Bolivia there are currently three satellite TV operators (Entel TV, Tigo Star and Inter Satellite).