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Radio Netherlands: programme breakdown 1937-1959

         
  1937 1952 1955 1959
  % % % %
AVRO        
  serious music 18 18 22 23
  light music 57 50 47 45
  spoken word 25 32 31 32
KRO        
  serious music 18 26 23 24
  light music 52 33 33 32
  spoken word 30 41 44 44
NCRV        
  serious music 32 37 39 35
  light music 27 24 22 29
  spoken word 41 39 39 36
VARA        
  serious music 9 21 18 17
  light music 65 42 47 53
  spoken word 26 37 35 30

Serious music: symphony music, chamber music, recitals, opera and oepratic concerts
Light music: orchestral music, dance music, musical entertainments, varied musical programmes, recitals, cabaret programmes, variety shows and operetta music
Spoken word: programmes for women, programmes for young people, religious broadcasts, programmes for the sick, talks, etc on economics, social affairs and foreign addairs, sport, outside broadcasts, plays and miscellaneous

Source: Digest of the Kingdom of the Netherlands (n.d but apparently c1960)

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