April 28, 2015

Retransmission Fee Revenue for Local Television Signals Expected to Continuously Grow

Year Retransmission fee revenue, in U.S. billions
2006 0.2
2007 0.3
2008 0.5
2009 0.8
2010 1.2
2011 1.8
2012 2.4
2013 3.6
2014 4.9
2015 5.9
2016 6.7
2017 7.5
2018 8.2
2019 8.8
2020 9.3

Source: SNL Kagan estimates
Notes: Last updated October 2014.

Pew Research Center