25 May 2007

Wales and the North lead digital take-up

The results of Ofcom's 2006 survey show that Wales has the highest proportion of digital television viewers. 82% of homes enjoying digital TV in the principality, followed by 76% in Scotland, 75% in England, and 69% in Northern Ireland. The UK average is 75%. Within England, the North leads take-up of digital with an average of over 78%, compared to London and the South East where the average is around 70%.