Program Ratings & Rankings

2012-’13 SEASON HIGHLIGHTS: WEEK 31


Week 31: April 22–28, 2013

  • Nationally, Broadcast took 91 of the top 100 and 49 of the top 50 Adult 25-54 Total Day programs.
  • The Big Bang Theory was the highest-rated program with a 6.1 RA25-54. The Voice took the next two spots, with Monday’s episode delivering a 5.9 RA25-54, and Tuesday’s episode a 5.0 RA25-54.
  • Cable’s highest rated program was AEN’s Duck Dynasty, coming in at #4. DISC’s Deadliest Catch was next, coming in at #62.
  • Program of the Week: American Idol on FOX is just weeks away from crowning a new champion. Wednesday’s episode delivered a 4.2 RA25-54 and ranked #6, while Thursday’s episode delivered a 3.9 RA25-54, good for the ninth spot. Local market deliveries were as much as 64% greater than the national average.
  • Market of the Week: Wednesday’s episode of American Idol took the top spot in New York with a 5.5 RA25-54. With both the New York Knicks and the Brooklyn Nets in the NBA Playoffs, ABC’s coverage of two games on Sunday both made the top 10.


National
S/O-S/O

Broadcast vs. Cable GRPs A25-54

Top 100 Programs
Broadcast TV = 206.7 GRPs
Cable Nets = 16.6 GRPs

New York
S/O-S/O

Broadcast vs. Cable GRPs A25-54

Top 100 Programs
Broadcast Stations = 206.6 GRPs
Cable Nets = 30.1 GRPs

National Weekly Top 10
S/O-S/O RA25-54

The Big Bang Theory 6.1
The Voice 5.9
The Voice-Tue 5.0
Duck Dynasty 4.7
NCIS 4.3
American Idol-Wednesday 4.2
Two & A Half Men 4.2
Survivor: Caramoan 4.0
American Idol-Thursday 3.9
NCIS: Los Angeles 3.8

New York Weekly Top 10
S/O-S/O RA25-54

American Idol-Wednesday 5.5
The Voice 5.3
The Big Bang Theory 5.1
The Voice-Tue 4.8
American Idol-Thursday 4.2
NBA Playoffs on ABC - Sun 1 4.1
60 Minutes 4.1
NBA Playoffs on ABC - Sun 2 3.8
The Following 3.7
Dancing W/Stars-Results 3.3

American Idol-Wednesday
Top 5 Markets

A25-54 National Pittsburgh
(WPGH)
Atlanta
(WAGA)
Dallas-Ft. Worth
(KDFW)
Cleveland
(WJW)
Phoenix
(KSAZ)
Charlotte
(WCCB)
4.2 6.7 6.3 5.8 5.8 5.7 5.7


American Idol-Thursday
Top 5 Markets

A25-54 National Detroit
(WJBK)
Cleveland
(WJW)
Orlando
(WOFL)
Charlotte
(WCCB)
Dallas-Ft. Worth
(KDFW)
3.9 6.4 6.3 5.6 5.4 5.3

Weekly Top 100
Broadcast & Cable National Rankings

Adults 18-49

Adults 25-54


S/O-S/O = Sign-On to Sign-Off.
Source:  The Nielsen Company, Live + Same Day estimates, Top 10 programs = programming 5 min. or more.

 



 
 
 

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