DISH Network Statistics, User Counts and Facts (2021)



Here are a few of the most interesting DISH Network statistics and facts I was able to dig up including user counts. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

DISH Network Facts

What is DISH Network?

Our adventure began by changing the way people watched TV, bringing DISH to where big cable wouldn’t: rural America. Since then, we have reinvented ourselves and our own industry with SLING TV to give millions of consumers more choice in entertainment. Today, we’ve officially entered the consumer wireless industry as the fourth largest wireless provider with our acquisitions of Boost Mobile, Ting Mobile and Republic Wireless — but that’s just the start. We’re building America’s first cloud-native 5G network to transform the way we live, work and play with unlimited possibilities. (source)

DISH Network User Count

Number of DISH Network subscribers:

13 million subscribers

Last updated 10/29/18


Additional DISH Network Statistics

Number of national HD channels included on DISH Network:

more than 200

Last updated 2/22/17


Year Sling TV launched:

2015


Number of Sling TV subscribers:

2.59 million subscribers

Last updated 1/1/20


Number of channels available on Sling TV:

over 100 channels

Last updated 3/2/17


Number of on-demand titles available on Sling TV:

over 30,000 titles

Last updated 3/2/17


Amount of content available on the Sling TV free Tier:

1,515 free movies

3,700 TV shows

3,000 hours of content total

Last updated 3/18/20


Number of DISH employees:

17,000 employees

Last updated 10/29/18


DISH 2016 Revenue:

$15.09 billion


DISH 2015 Revenue:

$15.07 billion


Reported amount DISH paid for Boost Mobile:

$1.4 billion


Number of Boost Mobile subscribers:

9 million subscribers

Last updated 7/1/20


Please note that some of these numbers are easier to find than others. A few of these DISH Network stats come from their own reports, but some are based on news reports and not official company tallies. No information contained on DMR should be relied upon to make investment decisions. Basically, this is the best I can find and I don’t guarantee anything to be 100%.