or


[10/09/12 - 08:46 AM]
ABC's Monday is Up/"DWTS" is the Most-Watched Series/"Castle" Spikes to a Season High
ABC spins the numbers for Monday, October 8.

[via press release from ABC]

ABC's Monday is Up/"DWTS" is the Most-Watched Series/"Castle" Spikes to a Season High

Early info on ABC's Monday, ahead of the regular press release.

With Dancing and Castle, ABC led the pack on Monday for the 3rd week running this season, beating runner-up NBC by 1.3 million viewers (The Voice/Revolution), CBS by 3.7 million viewers (HIMYM/Partners/2 Broke Girls/Mike & Molly/Hawaii Five-0) and Fox by 7.1 million viewers (Bones/The Mob Doctor) In addition, ABC continued to pace well ahead of Fox's Monday night in Adults 18-49, increasing its lead to a best-of-season 57%.

· The Net was up over the prior Monday in viewers (+6%) and young adults (+10%).

Building its audience during each half-hour opposite stiff competition, ABC's Dancing with the Stars: All-Stars finished as Monday's most-watched series and outdrew NBC's The Voice in head-to-head competition in its 2-hour time period by 6%. In addition, the ABC unscripted series beat out Fox's dramas in the slot by 50% in Adults 18-49.

· Dancing grew its overall audience week to week by nearly 1.0 million viewers.

Monday's most-watched scripted TV show for the 3rd straight week, ABC's Castle led the 10 o'clock hour by wide margins, topping CBS' Hawaii Five-0 by 1.6 million viewers and NBC's Revolution by a best-yet 2.4 million viewers. Additionally, the ABC drama finished as the #2 series in the hour with Adults 18-49 and Adults 25-54, posting its closest finish to date against NBC's Revolution on both Nielsen measures.

· Hitting season highs in viewers and young adults, Castle shot up week to week by 16% in Adults 18-49.

Quick Take for Monday, October 8, 2012 (Fast Affiliate Live+ Same Day Ratings)

ABC is Up Week to Week by 6% in Total Viewers and by 10% in Adults 18-49

Growing by Nearly 1.0 Million Viewers, "DWTS: All-Stars" Stands as Monday's Most-Watched Series

ABC's "Castle" Hits Season Highs in Total Viewers and Adults 18-49, Leading NBC's "Revolution" by a Best-Yet 2.4 Million Viewers

Monday Night (8:00-11:00 p.m.)

With "Dancing" and "Castle," ABC (12.4 million) led the pack on Monday for the 3rd week running this season, beating runner-up NBC by 1.3 million viewers (11.1 million - "The Voice"/"Revolution"), CBS by 3.7 million viewers (8.7 million - "HIMYM"/"Partners"/"2 Broke Girls"/"Mike & Molly"/"Hawaii Five-0") and Fox by 7.1 million viewers (5.3 million - "Bones"/"The Mob Doctor"). In addition, ABC continued to pace well ahead of Fox's Monday night in Adults 18-49, increasing its lead to a best-of-season 57% (2.2/5 vs. 1.4/4).

· The Net was up over the prior Monday in viewers (+6%) and young adults (+10%).

"Dancing with the Stars: All-Stars" (8:00-10:00 p.m.)

Building its audience during each half-hour opposite stiff competition, ABC's "Dancing with the Stars: All-Stars" finished as Monday's most-watched series and outdrew NBC's "The Voice" in head-to-head competition in its 2-hour time period by 6% (13.3 million vs. 12.6 million). In addition, the ABC unscripted series beat out Fox's dramas in the slot by 50% in Adults 18-49 (2.1/5 vs. 1.4/4).

· "Dancing" grew its overall audience week to week by nearly 1.0 million viewers.

"Castle" (10:00-11:00 p.m.)

Monday's most-watched scripted TV show for the 3rd straight week, ABC's "Castle" (10.6 million) led the 10 o'clock hour by wide margins, topping CBS' "Hawaii Five-0" by 1.6 million viewers (9.0 million) and NBC's "Revolution" by a best-yet 2.4 million viewers (8.2 million). Additionally, the ABC drama finished as the No. 2 series in the hour with Adults 18-49 and Adults 25-54, posting its closest finish to date against NBC's "Revolution" on both Nielsen measures.

· With season highs in viewers & young adults, "Castle" shot up week to week by 16% in A18-49.

A note about increasing DVR penetration and year-to-year rating comparisons: Year-to-year rating comparisons based on the Live + Same Day data stream are distorted by the level of DVR penetration in the Nielsen sample, which has jumped up to 46% currently, from 42% at the same point in 2011. More viewers are watching shows on their own timetables, which may not be reflected in the overnight next day numbers. The only truly valid year-to-year comparison would be one based on the Live + 7 Day metric, once those stats are released by Nielsen.

Source: The Nielsen Company (Fast Affiliate Live + Same Day Ratings), 10/8/12.





  [october 2012]  
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
 


· 2 BROKE GIRLS (CBS)
· BONES (FOX)
· CASTLE (ABC)
· DANCING WITH THE STARS (ABC)
· HAWAII FIVE-0 (CBS)
· HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER (CBS)
· MIKE & MOLLY (CBS)
· MOB DOCTOR, THE (FOX)
· PARTNERS (CBS)
· REVOLUTION (NBC)
· VOICE, THE (NBC)





most recent ratings | view all posts
[01/18/19 - 08:15 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: CBS Tops Viewers, Splits Demos with ABC
The Alphabet's "A Million Little Things" gets a boost behind "Grey's Anatomy" on its new night.

[01/17/19 - 08:12 AM]
Wednesday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX, "The Masked Singer" Top Demos
The network takes home the adults 18-49 crown for the third consecutive week.

[01/16/19 - 09:00 AM]
"Deadly Class" Viewed by 2.7MM Ahead of Tonight's Series Premiere on Syfy
On December 20, the cast and creators took to social media to share the new 10-part series' premiere episode which was available commercial-free via Syfy On Demand, online at Syfy.com, and the Syfy and USA apps.

[01/16/19 - 08:11 AM]
Tuesday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC Tops Demos with "This Is Us" Return
The Peacock leads the night among adults 18-49 while CBS is the most-watched network.

[01/15/19 - 08:25 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC Tops Demos, NBC Leads Total Viewers
"America's Got Talent: The Champions" is the top program overall in both categories last night.

[01/14/19 - 08:28 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX Gets Another Boost from NFL Playoffs
The network's primetime portion helps spark a win in total viewers and adults 18-49.

[01/13/19 - 08:37 AM]
Saturday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX Rides NFL Playoffs to Another Victory
The network's Cowboys/Rams coverage outpaces the Titans/Patriots matchup from a year ago.

[01/12/19 - 08:33 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX Tops Demos with "Last Man Standing"
The network leads the night among adults 18-49 while CBS is the most-watched network.

[01/11/19 - 08:17 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: CBS Holds Onto Top Spot in Viewers, Demos
"The Big Bang Theory" keeps the Eye on top in said categories.

[01/10/19 - 08:19 AM]
Wednesday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX, "The Masked Singer" Top Demo Race
The network's breakout hit however is down more than 20% from its premiere in adults 18-49.

[01/09/19 - 03:04 PM]
MTV's Ratings Growth Continues with "Lindsay Lohan's Beach Club"
MTV spins the numbers for Tuesday, January 8.

[01/09/19 - 02:02 PM]
3.1 Million Viewers Encounter the First Sighting of History(R)'s New UFO Drama Series "Project Blue Book"
History spins the numbers for Tuesday, January 8.

[01/09/19 - 08:24 AM]
Tuesday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC Tops Demos on Disrupted Night
ABC, CBS, FOX and NBC all carried news coverage at 9:00/8:00c.

[01/08/19 - 12:36 PM]
Lifetime Reaches 18.8 Million Viewers Across All Linear Telecasts of "Surviving R. Kelly"
Lifetime further spins the numbers for the series to date.

[01/08/19 - 11:43 AM]
HGTV Strong New Year's Day Performance Helped by "HGTV Dream Home 2019" and Freshman Series "Windy City Rehab"
HGTV further spins the numbers for Tuesday, January 1.