Access to Pirated Content in European Union by Content Type and Device (2018)
Source: European Union Intellectual Property Office. Online Copyright Infringement in the European Union: Music, Films and TV (2017-2018), Trends and Drivers (Alicante: European Union Intellectual Property Office, 2019)
Topic: Copyright Infringement
Reference year: 2018
Geographical area: European Union
Method: Data mining
Link to original document: op.europa.eu
This graph shows the distribution of online infringement in European Union across the three content types and the desktop/mobile dimension for the nine months of 2018 covered by the data. Television copyright infringement represented nearly 60% of the total, followed by film and music piracy. The use of desktop devices to access television content and films is greater than that of mobile devices, while access to music is greater from mobile devices. European Union refers to EU28. The United Kingdom left the European Union on 31 January 2020.