DESTINATION AMERICA SCORES BEST QUARTER EVER IN NETWORK HISTORY
--Destination America Garners Highest Rated June Ever in Key
Demos for Prime and Total Day--
(Silver Spring, MD) - Destination America, the network dedicated to all-American entertainment, kicks off the summer with its highest rated and most-watched June ever. The network also earned its best quarter ever among key demos for Prime and Total Day delivery. With the help of premieres of Impact Wrestling and BBQ Pitmasters: All Stars, Destination America saw network gains of +9% among P25-54 Primetime ratings and +18% among HH Primetime ratings (June 2015 vs. June 2014).
Destination America has seen strong gains for the quarter and is up 6% year-over-year in Prime ratings among P25-54. The network also earned double-digit increases across the board in June 2015 Prime delivery with +12% P2+ and +15% HH vs. June 2014. For the month of June, with the help of premieres of Ring of Honor and Impact Wrestling Destination America ranked as the #1 non-sports destination in ad-supported cable among ratings for Hispanic men on Wednesdays in Prime.
2Q15 vs. 2Q14 Primetime Ratings:
June'15 vs. June'14 Primetime Ratings:
Source: Nielsen. NPower. 3/30/2015 - 6/28/15. Live+3D. Destination America. 6a-6a. Reach/Cume. P2+/P25-54. 6 min Qual.
Source: Nielsen. NPower. Wednesday, 6/17/15. Live+SD. Destination America, Impact Wrestling. Primetime ASCO Program Rank. Excluding Sports. English Dominant Hispanic M25-54 AA%.
Source: Nielsen. NPower. 3/30/2015 - 6/28/15. Live+3D. Destination America. 8p-11p, 6a-6a. #1 Quarter for AA% and AA(000) in network history among P2+, P/M/W25-54 and P/M18-49 (Prime) and W25-54, W18-49 (Total Day).
About Destination America
Destination America is the only network to celebrate the people, places, and stories of the United States. The inclusive network targeting Adults 25-54 is available in nearly 60 million homes, emblazoning television screens with the grit and tenacity, honesty and work ethic, humor and adventurousness that characterize our nation. Destination America features travel, food, adventure, home, and natural history, with original series like BBQ Pitmasters; A Haunting; Mountain Monsters; Buying Alaska; Buying the Bayou; and Railroad Alaska. For more information, please visit DestinationAmerica.com, facebook.com/DestinationAmerica, or twitter.com/DestAmerica. Destination America is part of Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK), the world's #1 nonfiction media company reaching more than 2.7 billion cumulative subscribers in 220 countries and territories.