[03/25/14 - 08:42 AM]
"The Blacklist" Is Up 7% in Adults 18-49 to Score Its Top Rating Since February 24 and Its Second-Best Since December 2
NBC spins the numbers for Monday, March 24.

[via press release from NBC]

Monday Results:

NBC won Monday in 18-49 among the Big 4 networks in every key demo -- adults, men and women 18-34, 18-49 and 25-54 -- led by the #1 show of the night, "The Voice," and the top-rated "Blacklist" since Feb.24. NBC's 18-49 margin for the night in 18-49 is 62% (3.4 vs. a 2.1 for #2 ABC).

· "The Voice" (3.6 rating, 10 share in adults 18-49, 12.6 million viewers overall from 8-10:01 p.m. ET,) ranked #1 for the night in adults 18-49 and won the time period among ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox in every key demo - adults, men and women 18-34, 18-49 and 25-54. "The Voice" won the time period in 18-49 among the Big 4 nets by a 50% margin over CBS's second-place comedy block (with a 3.6 rating vs. a 2.4) and also topped ABC's week two of "Dancing With the Stars" by 64% (3.6 vs. 2.2) and Fox's dramas by 157% (3.6 vs. 1.4). From its first half-hour to its fourth, "The Voice" grew by 18% or 0.6 of a point in adults 18-49 (to a 3.9 from a 3.3) and by 1.2 million persons in total viewers (13.2 million vs. 12.0 million).

· "The Blacklist" (2.9/8 in adults 18-49, 11.0 million viewers overall from 10:01-11 p.m. ET) dominated its time period by a 71% margin among ABC, CBS and NBC in 18-49 (2.9 vs. 1.7 for ABC's #2 "Castle"). In fact, "The Blacklist" is currently matching the combined ratings in the time period of "Castle" and CBS's "Intelligence" (1.2). "The Blacklist" is also #1 in the hour among those nets in every other key measure. Versus NBC's averages in the time period last season, "The Blacklist" is up 45% in 18-49 (2.9 vs. 2.0, L+SD, non-sports) and up 92% in total viewers (11.030 million vs. 5.746 million).

· Week to week, "The Blacklist" is up 7% in adults 18-49 (to a 2.9 rating from a 2.7) to score its top rating since Feb. 24 and its second-best since Dec. 2. In total viewers, "Blacklist" is currently up slightly week to week (11.030 million vs. 10.969 million) to its biggest overall audience since Feb. 24, pending updates.

· L+7 Time-Shifting: The March.3 "Blacklist" grew by 5.9 million viewers in "live plus seven day" results (to 16.9 million from 11.0 million) and was up 72%or 1.93 rating points in 18-49 (to a 4.62 from a 2.69).

In Late-Night Metered Markets Monday night:

· In Nielsen's 56 metered markets, household results were: "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon," 3.4/9; CBS's "Late Show with David Letterman," 2.6/7; and ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live," 2.2/6.

· In the 25 markets with Local People Meters, adult 18-49 results were: "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon," 1.5/7; "Late Show," 0.5/2; and "Jimmy Kimmel Live," 0.7/3.

· From 12:35-1:05 a.m. ET, ABC's "Nightline" averaged a 1.4/5 in metered-market households and a 0.4/3 in 18-49 in the Local People Meters.

· From 12:35-1:35 a.m. ET, "Late Night with Seth Meyers" (1.6/6 in metered-market households) beat CBS's "Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson" (1.1/4). In the 25 markets with Local People Meters, "Late Night" (0.8/5 in 18-49) topped "Late Late Show" (0.2/2).

· At 1:35 a.m., "Last Call with Carson Daly" averaged a 0.9/4 in metered-market households and a 0.4/4 in adults 18-49 in the 25 markets with local people meters.

NOTE: All ratings are "live plus same day" from Nielsen Media Research unless otherwise indicated. Season figures are averages of "live plus seven day" data except for the two most recent weeks, which are "live plus same day."

  [march 2014]  


most recent ratings | view all posts
[06/26/17 - 08:41 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: Game Show Lineup Puts ABC on Top
The Alphabet's "Celebrity Family Feud" tops the night among adults 18-49.

[06/25/17 - 10:55 AM]
Saturday's Broadcast Ratings: CBS Tops Viewers, Splits Demos with ABC, FOX
A rebroadcast of "48 Hours" on the Eye leads the night in both categories.

[06/24/17 - 08:25 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC Tops Demos for Second Straight Week
"Dateline NBC" and a rebroadcast of "America's Got Talent" put the Peacock on top.

[06/23/17 - 08:17 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX Edges Demo Win Over ABC, NBC Summer Launches
The Alphabet and the Peacock fall just short of FOX's game show duo.

[06/23/17 - 07:42 AM]
ESPN's NBA Draft Ratings Up 13 Percent
ESPN spins the numbers for Thursday, June 22.

[06/22/17 - 08:13 AM]
Wednesday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX Tops Demos, NBC Leads Total Viewers
The Peacock's "Little Big Shots: Forever Young" opens as the top draw in both categories.

[06/21/17 - 04:12 PM]
OWN Is Tuesday Night's #1 Cable Network for Women with Season Premieres of "Queen Sugar" and "The Haves and the Have Nots"
OWN spins the numbers for Tuesday, June 20.

[06/21/17 - 08:12 AM]
Tuesday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC Coasts to Another Victory
"America's Got Talent" once again eclipses the night in total viewers and adults 18-49.

[06/20/17 - 10:31 AM]
Hallmark Channel Topples Competition Scoring #1 Rated Spot in Primetime on Saturday for Second Consecutive Week
The Hallmark Channel spins the numbers for the week of June 12-18.

[06/20/17 - 08:45 AM]
FOX Sports' Presentation of 117th U.S. Open Championship Scores More Than 26 Million Viewers
FOX Sports spins the numbers for its U.S. Open coverage to date.

[06/20/17 - 08:31 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC Tops Total Viewers, Demos
"American Ninja Warrior" and "Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge" push the Peacock on top in both categories.

[06/19/17 - 09:23 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC Edges FOX in Tight Demo Race
The Alphabet's game show trio wins the night among adults 18-49.

[06/18/17 - 08:40 AM]
Saturday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX Edges Demo Race with MLB
The network tops the night in adults 18-49 while ABC is the most-watched broadcaster.

[06/17/17 - 08:24 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC Wins Demo Race with "Dateline"
The Peacock leads the night among adults 18-49 while CBS is the most-watched network.

[06/16/17 - 08:24 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC Wins Repeat Showdown
A trio of game show encores lead the night in total viewers and adults 18-49.