International drives record Q1 subscriber growth for Netflix

Published on Apr 16, 2019

The global streamer added 7.86m subscribers internationally, to reach 148.86m globally.

Reaffirming its reliance on international growth, Netflix has reported a record gain of 9.6m paid subscribers around the world in the first quarter of 2019, with 7.86m of them coming from outside the Us.

The gains leave the streaming giant with 88.63m paid subscribers in international markets and 60.23m in the Us, for a global total of 148.86m, 25.2% up on the total at the end of the first quarter of 2018.

Netflix is predicting that it will add another 5m paid subscribers in the second quarter of 2019, 0.3m in the Us and 4.7m internationally.

Read full article at: ScreenDaily

Author: John Hazelton