Written by: Roshan Dwivedi
According to a Research from the Univeridad Católica de Chile (UC), more than half of Chileans said they sleep less due to binge-watching on VOD platforms. binge-watching on video streaming platforms is affecting people’s lives as a third of those surveyed said they’ve even stopped going out with friends.
The survey concluded that over 80% of Chileans said they found it difficult to stop watching a SVOD channel if the next episode was lined-up and 75% admitted that they’ve ended up binge-watching despite not intending to. 62% SVOD users subscribed to Netflix and a third of them consumed video content through free or pirate means.