Global SVOD Platform Markets Report 2021-2026: Number of Subscribers to Disney+ (294 Million) will Overtake the Netflix Total (286 Million) in 2026 -

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DUBLIN, September 24, 2021--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global SVOD Platform Forecasts 2021" report has been added to's offering.

Based on December 2020 results, the publisher expects that the number of subscribers to Disney+ (294 million) will overtake the Netflix total (286 million) in 2026. However, Disney+ will only have more subs than Netflix in one country - India - 98 million Disney+ Hotstar subscribers versus 13 million for Netflix.

Simon Murray, Principal Analyst, said: "Disney+ Hotstar will roll out to 13 Asian countries by 2026. These countries will supply 108 million (37%) of the global Disney+ subscriber total, but only $2.62 billion (13%) of the platform's revenues by 2026. Hotstar subscribers pay less than a third of the monthly subscription fee of their US counterpart."

Global revenues for Disney+ will be $20.76 billion by 2026 - half of Netflix's $39.52 billion.

Key Topics Covered:

The report comprises three parts:

  • 26-page PDF containing profiles of the global SVOD platforms, including Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Discovery+, Disney+, Apple TV+, HBO Max, Peacock and Paramount+/ViacomCBS.

  • Outlook: 7-page PowerPoint presentation by platform by global and country level for subscribers and revenues

  • Excel workbook for Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Disney+, Apple TV+ and HBO Max; providing subscriber and revenue forecasts for every year for each of 138 countries from 2010 to 2026

Companies Mentioned

  • Amazon Prime Video

  • Apple TV+

  • Discovery+

  • Disney+

  • HBO Max

  • Netflix

  • Paramount+/ViacomCBS

  • Peacock

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