Global Netflix analysis shows Aussies are slower to catch on

Brodie Fogg 24 September 2015 NEWS

Global netflix stats...or maybe just more critical of what they devote their time to.

Netflix has analysed its global streaming data for its most popular shows premiere seasons in order to pinpoint the moment viewers became hooked. The analysis found that 70% of viewers who watched as far as the “hooked episode” went on to watch the entire series.

Compare VPN services available in Australia

This data was used to promote the streaming platform over traditional, scheduled viewing but it actually tells us something interesting about Aussie viewing habits. As you can see from the data below, we Australians aren’t as quick to jump on the bandwagon as other nations are.

TV seriesWorldwide hooked episodeAustralian hooked episode
Grace and Frankie44
House of Cards35
How I Met Your Mother811
Orange is the New Black34
Pretty Little Liars47
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt45

So what do we think Australia? Are we just a little bit slower than the rest of the world like The Simpsons once implied or are we simply more critical of the shows we commit ourselves to? Let us know what you think in the comments below.

Want all the TV shows and movies? You can get a free trial with each of the streaming internet TV providers below:


Data deals on finder

Ask an Expert

You are about to post a question on

  • Do not enter personal information (eg. surname, phone number, bank details) as your question will be made public
  • is a financial comparison and information service, not a bank or product provider
  • We cannot provide you with personal advice or recommendations
  • Your answer might already be waiting – check previous questions below to see if yours has already been asked

Finder only provides general advice and factual information, so consider your own circumstances, read the PDS or seek advice before you decide to act on our content. By submitting a question, you're accepting our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy.
Ask a question
Go to site