Ratings Report: Week of October 6, 2014
(National Live + Same Day Program Ratings)
"LIVE with Kelly and Michael" is the Week's No. 2 Syndie Talker in Homes
And Viewers and Nearly Ties "Dr. Phil" for No. 1 in Women 25-54
"LIVE" Scores its Biggest Advantages Over "Ellen" This Season
"LIVE" is Up Year Over Year in Each Week of the New Season
In Homes and Viewers to Earn its Strongest 6-Week Start in 7 Years
"LIVE with Kelly and Michael"
During the week of October 6, 2014, "LIVE with Kelly and Michael" ranked as the No. 2 syndicated talk show for the 4th week running in Households and Total Viewers, beating "Ellen" by its largest margins so far this season: Households (+17% - 2.8 rating vs. 2.4 rating)/Total Viewers (+14% - 3.716 million vs. 3.265 million). In addition, "LIVE" nearly tied "Dr. Phil" as the week's No. 1 syndie talker in Women 25-54, pacing within 1-tenth of a rating point (1.4 rating vs. 1.5 rating).
· "LIVE with Kelly and Michael" has grown over the year-ago week in all 6 weeks of its season in Households (+4%) and Total Viewers (+3%). In fact, "LIVE" is up for the 2nd consecutive year to its strongest 6-week start in 7 years in both Homes (+4% - 2.8 rating) and Viewers (+6% - 3.707 million) - since the 2007-08 season.
"LIVE with Kelly and Michael" is distributed in national syndication by Disney-ABC Domestic Television. Produced by WABC-TV in New York and executive produced by Michael Gelman, "LIVE" airs in more than 200 markets across the U.S. Visit "LIVE" on the web at LIVEKellyandMichael.com, on Facebook, or follow "LIVE" on Twitter and Instagram, @KellyandMichael.
Source: The Nielsen Company, National Live + Same Day Program Ratings, weeks of 10/6/14, 9/29/14 & 10/7/13