Prison Break has highest %, Survivor largest audience
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For the week of Sept 17-23, almost a quarter (24%) of Prison Break's audience watched it after the live airing, leading all broadcast shows for the week of September 17-23. Survivor: China had a total timeshifted audience of 2.142 million viewers giving it the largest number of timeshifted viewers.
Fox had 7 of the 20 most timeshifted shows, leading the broadcast networks. CBS had 5, NBC had 4, ABC had 3 and the CW but 1.
Other sites report only which shows had the largest additional audience due to timeshifting. We show both the % audience gained through timeshifting [which we think is more interesting] and the timeshifted audience size.
Our Timeshifting chart indicates which shows had the largest % increase in viewing between Live audience and Live+7 audience numbers from viewers watching shows later on their digital video recorders (DVRs) as well as the size of the audience that watched in the 7 days after the live show aired.
Full Top 20 Most Timeshifted Broadcast Shows list:
|RANK||PROGRAMS||NET||Persons Live+7 (million)||Persons Live (million)||Timeshifed Audience (000s)||%|
|2||COME RAIN OR COME SHINE(S)||ABC||7.82||6.56||1,258||19.2%|
|4||BACK TO YOU||FOX||10.05||8.57||1,481||17.3%|
|5||BIG BROTHER 8-TUE||CBS||8.96||7.70||1,265||16.4%|
|7||MY NAME IS EARL||NBC||5.72||5.03||692||13.8%|
|13||BIGGEST LOSER 4||NBC||8.31||7.49||823||11.0%|
|15||BROTHERS & SISTERS||ABC||5.27||4.81||457||9.5%|
|19||LAST COMIC STANDING 5||NBC||7.50||6.88||571||8.3%|