Cable Could Buy Every Pizza in America


This week’s #broaddata is an illustration of the staggering economic impact of the cable industry.

The infographic below speaks for itself, but it’s worth noting that while 381,300 people are employed directly by cable programmers, operators, and suppliers, cable also accounts for another 1.7 million indirect U.S. jobs. That’s enough people to fill a very large city (and eat a lot of pizza).