Study projects big increases in young people not using cable

Looks like you don’t have to cut the cord if you never had one in the first place. According to an online survey from market research company Forrester Research, roughly 50% of adults age 31 and under won’t pay for traditional cable subscriptions by the year 2025. Among other findings: 24 percent of respondents don’t pay for cable, and 18 percent never had a cable subscription. Forrester predicts that by 2015, 35% of consumers 18-31 will be in the cord-never camp, and 15% will be cord-cutters. The one bright spot: overall, cord-cutters still accounted for only 6% of respondents. The survey polled 32,000 U.S. adults aged 18 and up. More info here.

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