Welcome to our huge breakdown of all of the numbers for 2021 on Netflix. We’ll be having a look at some headline figures concerning the Netflix library in a number of areas. We’ll additionally check out how Netflix’s library now compares to rivals too and see what kind of content material did finest on Netflix’s prime 10s too.
With due to NewonNetflix.data, NewonDisney.data, Flixable.com, Flixpatrol.com, and The Netflix Film Venture for help with this text.
We’ll have extra protection on 2021’s stats all through the course of January 2022 together with full breakdowns of each new Netflix Unique added and a few library breakdowns by style.
What portion of Netflix’s Library at the moment are Originals?
This in the end depends upon the place you reside however Netflix US notably hit over 40% in August 2021. As of December 2021, that share has now hit 43.89%.
Primarily based on the present trajectory, we’re predicting that Netflix ought to hit 50% Netflix Originals come August 2022. We do count on that quantity to stage out ultimately, nonetheless. If the trajectory does keep the identical, we ought to be at 75% by December 2024 and 100% by Might 2027.
Netflix Originals aren’t at all times world releases and Netflix libraries elsewhere rely much more on licensed titles however it’s nonetheless largely following the identical pattern because the US.
- Netflix UK – 37.79%
- Netflix Australia – 41.89%
- Netflix Canada – 40.42%
How does Netflix libraries evaluate in numbers?
Let’s now stack up the Netflix libraries in 4 main areas to see how they evaluate.
In comparison with final 12 months (see beneath chart), each one of many 4 areas noticed a internet achieve in titles in 2021.
Netflix Unique Films Launched in 2021
Because of analysis from Christopher Meir (mostly often called The Netflix Movie Venture), we will see that Netflix Unique motion pictures (launched within the US) grew in 2021 however was principally due to the brand new film releases from the remainder of the world and that US motion pictures truly declined.
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How does the Netflix library evaluate with rivals?
Please notice that these library figures are right as of January 1st, 2022. It’s additionally value noting that different sources could also be wildly completely different relying on how they rely titles. Whereas this information is as correct as we’ve been in a position to make it, there could also be a margin of error.
We’ve additionally been in a position to nab a number of extra US libraries information this 12 months so let’s dive in. Amazon Prime has an enormous asterisk on it as a result of its library in actuality is lots bigger due to smaller clips inflating their total quantity. This quantity makes an attempt to distill all of the comparable titles to the likes of Netflix.
In contrast with final 12 months’s library figures, we will see Hulu had a internet lack of over 500 titles this 12 months. HBO Max’s library gained essentially the most with the library near 2,000 titles bigger.
Netflix High 10 Insights
Because of FlixPatrol, we will proceed to trace down the highest 10s and what titles are performing properly. Whereas Netflix has provide you with its personal format for its personal prime 10s, we nonetheless like FlixPatrol’s methodology at displaying which reveals and films have been sticky within the prime 10s.
Listed here are the highest 10 motion pictures and TV reveals globally on Netflix in 2021:
High 10 Films That Carried out the Greatest in Netflix High 10s in 2021
- Crimson Discover
- We Can Be Heroes
- Military of the Useless
- Want Dragon
- Military of Thieves
- The Mitchells vs. The Machines
- The Unforgivable
- The Responsible
- Sure Day
High 10 Exhibits That Carried out the Greatest in Netflix High 10s in 2021
- Squid Sport
- Cash Heist
- New Amsterdam
- Who Killed Sara?
- Yo soy Betty la fea
Because of choice charts from Flixpatrol, we will see what genres carry out properly on the service too.
These are the top-performing genres in This fall 2021
- Drama 21.3%
- Motion 18.6%
- Comedy 16.1%
- Animated 8.9%
- Different 8.8%
- Superhero 7.6%
- Fantasy 6.6%
- Sci-fi 4.3%
If we take a look at the place widespread content material originates from, information means that worldwide audiences nonetheless largely enjoys content material out of North America essentially the most however with its share dropping YOY.
If we evaluate This fall 2021 vs This fall 2020, we will see Asian content material had an enormous increase in reputation across the globe with North American content material and European content material dropping essentially the most.
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These are simply the tip of the statistic iceberg. We’ll have extra protection all year long on all issues Netflix numbers!