MENA: media and entertainment market value 2014-2019, by category

The graph shows the value of the consumer media and entertainment market in the Middle East and Northern Africa region in 2014 and a forecast until 2019, by category. According to the source, the games market is expected to generate 1.1 billion U.S. dollars in revenue in 2019, up from estimated 800 million U.S. dollars in 2014.

Value of the consumer media and entertainment market in Middle East and Northern Africa from 2014 to 2019, by category

PrintDigitalTVOut of homeGamesRadioFilm & audio
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Release date

November 2014


Africa, MENA

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Special properties

The MENA region consists of Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, the Palestinian Territories, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Tunisia, the UAE, and Yemen.

Supplementary notes

Consumer media and entertainment market excludes trade magazines and themed entertainment.
Film & audio includes theater sales, DVDs, and traditional music revenues.
Out of home means outdoor and cinema advertising.
TV includes pay TV and TV advertising.
Click and mortar (outlets that sell online and face to face), airline tickets sales, and retail banking are not included in digital.
Print includes books, newspapers, and magazines (circulation and advertising).

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