USA CONTINUES #1 STREAK
USA CONTINUES #1 STREAK
NEW YORK, NY- February 6, 2007 - USA was the #1 ranked network in basic cable prime for the fifth week of 1Q07 among key demos, with a 2.2 household rating and an average of 1.1 in million P18-49, 1.2 million in P25-54, and 2.7 million total viewers.
USA won the week by once again ranking as the #1 network in basic cable prime on each night its original series aired, delivering more P25-54 than any other network on Monday courtesy of WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW, on Thursday with NASHVILLE STAR, and on Friday with the combination of MONK and PSYCH.
� WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW delivered more than 2.8 million in P18-49 for the third week in a row to dominate Monday night in basic cable once again. With an average of 2.8 million in P18-49 and 2.6 million in P25-54, WWE telecasts easily took the top positions on Monday night in both key demos. USA was the #1 basic cable network on Monday night among all key demos (households, P18-34, P18-49, P25-54 and total viewers),
� USA's MONK Season 5.5 Episode 3 was the highest rated and most watched program on Friday night among households (3.7 rating), P18-49 (1.8 million), P25-54 (2.1 million), and total viewers (5.2 million). MONK was the only program to average over two million viewers in the key P25-54 demo on Friday.
� PSYCH delivered its strongest episode of the winter season yet on Friday among P18-34 (0.7 million), P18-49 (1.7 million), P25-54 (1.9 million), and total viewers (3.8 million), PSYCH saw gains from last week in all key demos, with a significant 11% jump in P25-54. USA's PSYCH was the #1 program in basic cable on Friday night among P18-34.
� With 2.1 million and 1.9 million in P25-54 respectively, USA's MONK and PSYCH were the top two programs in basic cable on Friday night among key demos P18-49 and P25-54, as well as among total viewers. With MONK and PSYCH, USA was the #1 network in basic cable prime on Friday among households, P18-49, P25-54, and total viewers.
*Please note: all data is Live+SD unless otherwise noted.
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