Program Ratings & Rankings

2012-’13 SEASON HIGHLIGHTS: WEEK 44


Week 44: July 22-28, 2013

  • Nationally, Broadcast took 86 of the top 100 Adult 25-54 Total Day programs.
  • Under The Dome was the top program for the week with a 3.7 RA25-54. America’s Got Talent took the next two spots with a 3.4 RA25-54 (Tue) and a 3.2 RA25-54 (Wed), followed by Big Brother 15 with a 2.9 RA25-54 (Thu) and a 2.8 RA25-54 (both Sunday and Wednesday). 
  • Cable’s highest rated program was ESPN’s NASCAR’s Sprint Cup coming in at #20 (2.0 RA25-54). DISC’s Naked & Afraid was next at #22.
  • Programs of the Week: The CW has brought back Ryan Stiles, Wayne Brady and Colin Mochrie, as Aisha Tyler hosts Whose Line Is It Anyway? The show delivered a 1.0 RA25-54 nationally, with local LPM markets delivering as high as 180% greater. Hollywood Game Night on NBC follows two contestants who take part in a casual game night with celebrities. Hosted by Jane Lynch, the show delivered a 1.6 RA25-54, with local LPM markets delivering as high as 200% greater.   
  • Market of the Week: Chicago was a top 5 LPM market with both Whose Line Is It Anyway? and Hollywood Game Night. In addition, Local News took 3 of the top 10 spots with Chicago Adults 25-54.  yahoo


National
S/O-S/O

Broadcast vs. Cable GRPs A25-54

Top 100 Programs
Broadcast TV = 144.1 GRPs
Cable Nets = 20.6 GRPs

Chicago
S/O-S/O
Broadcast vs. Cable GRPs A25-54

Top 100 Programs
Broadcast Stations = 155.4 GRPs
Cable Nets = 33.4 GRPs

National
Weekly Top 10

S/O-S/O RA25-54

Under The Dome 3.7
America's Got Talent-Tue 3.4
America's Got Talent-Wed 3.2
Big Brother 15-Thu 2.9
Big Brother 15-Sun 2.8
Big Brother 15-Wed 2.8
The Big Bang Theory 2.8
Hell's Kitchen 2.7
MasterChef Wed-9P 2.7
Hell's Kitchen Sp 7/25 8P 2.5

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

America's Got Talent-Tue 5.0
America's Got Talent-Wed 4.7
MasterChef Wed-9P 4.4
NBC 5 News at 10P (M-F) 3.8
Big Brother 15-Sun 3.7
Big Brother 15-Wed 3.7
Big Brother 15-Thu 3.5
Under The Dome 3.2
ABC 7 News at 10P (M-F) 2.9
ABC 7 News at 10P (Sa-Su) 2.7

The CW Whose Line Is It Anyway?
Top 5 Markets

RA25-54 National Charlotte
(WCCB)
Orlando-Daytona Bch
(WKCF)
Seattle-Tacoma
(KSTW)
Cleveland-Akron
(WBNX)
Chicago
(WGN)
1.0 2.8 2.5 2.0 1.8 1.7


NBC Hollywood Game Night
Top 5 Markets

RA25-54 National Minneapolis-St. Paul
(KARE)
St. Louis
(KSDK)
Pittsburgh
(WPXI)
Cleveland-Akron
(WKYC)
Chicago
(WMAQ)
1.6 4.8 3.3 3.2 2.8 2.6

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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