Industry News

Why Netflix Japan Now Has More Titles Than The U.S

7 February, 2018

Until recently, the “American version” of Netflix has always had the most titles – but not anymore. New data indicates that the Japanese version of Netflix now has 6,340 titles in total while Netflix’s American catalog “only” contains 5,633. One key factor that could explain why Netflix is giving so much attention to Japan could be Japanese broadcasters’ reluctance to adopt streaming video technology. Another reason for Netflix’s growth in Japan could have something to do with their high-quality Japanese subtitles.

Visit Flixed to read this article.

Other insights you may enjoy


Get a glimpse into the future of global audience demand measurement for TV shows, movies and talent and learn from consolidated insights and strategic thinking focused on the entertainment industry.

Exclusive global, regional and market-specific content and talent analyses
Rank 15,000+ talent in 50+ markets across all platforms
Rank 20k+ TV shows and 12k+ movies in 50+ markets across all platforms

The Global Television Demand Report

  • Truly understand the global SVOD originals landscape
  • Comprehensive platform market share benchmarks
  • Released each quarter covering 10 global markets
  • Get exclusive access to our comprehensive reports
  • Available for FREE with a DEMAND360LITE subscription