COVID-19 pushes Americans to consider cord-cutting

An overview of streaming and cable TV use among US consumers during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

The coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak has encouraged the trend of cord-cutting in the United States, according to the latest data from Savanta.

Nearly two-fifths (38%) of Americans use a TV streaming service and have a cable TV subscription, and 44% of this group say they would consider switching from cable TV to multiple streaming platforms.