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Television Licences: Northern Ireland

Question for Department for Culture, Media and Sport

UIN 37225, tabled on 18 May 2016

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, how many households in Northern Ireland held black and white television licences in (a) 2005 and (b) 2015.

Answered on

23 May 2016

TV Licensing have confirmed that the number of black and white TV licences in force in Northern Ireland was 2,978 in 2005, and 736 in 2015.

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