Funniest Commercials Largest Timeshifted Audience
Law & Order:Highest % Increase
For the week of December 24-30, USA's Law & Order:was at the top of the cable timeshifting list with an increase of 12.4% over its Live audience in its Live+7 viewing audience. But, The World's Funniest Commercials 2007 had the largest number of timeshifted viewers (470,000) of any cable show in what was a very slow holiday week for timeshifting.
Top 20 Most Timeshifted Cable Shows, December 24-30:
|Rank||Programs||Network||Persons Live+7 (000)||Persons Live (000)||Timeshifted Audience (000s)||% Increase over Live|
|1||LAW & ORDER:||USA||3,576||3,181||395||12.4%|
|2||WORLD'S FUNNIEST COMMERCIALS 2007||TBSC||5,280||4,810||470||9.8%|
|3||TROOPS-12/24 ( )||USA||4,229||3,855||374||9.7%|
|5||LAW & ORDER:||USA||3,335||3,181||154||4.8%|
|8||S HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL-12/28||DSNY||4,012||3,845||167||4.3%|
|10||NFL PATRIOTS VS. GIANTS||NFLN||4,502||4,335||167||3.9%|
|11||SANTA CLAUSE 2, THE||DSNY||4,521||4,361||160||3.7%|
|12||LAW & ORDER: SVU||USA||3,289||3,181||108||3.4%|
|13||HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL 2||DSNY||5,603||5,427||176||3.2%|
|14||COLL FTBALL MARYLAND/OREGON STATE||ESPN||4,648||4,559||89||2.0%|
|15||COLL FTBALL ARIZONA STATE/TEXAS||ESPN||5,704||5,598||106||1.9%|
|16||LAW & ORDER: SVU||USA||3,240||3,181||59||1.9%|
|18||COLL FTBALL PURDUE/CENTRAL MICHIGAN||ESPN||3,414||3,358||56||1.7%|
|19||COLL FTBALL BOSTON COLLEGE/MICH STATE||ESPN||4,686||4,613||73||1.6%|
|20||COLL FTBALL PENN STATE/TEXAS A&M||ESPN||3,816||3,758||58||1.5%|
Our Timeshifting chart ranks which of the Top 40 cable 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 indicating the size of the audience that watched in the 7 days after the live show aired.
Nielsen TV Ratings Data: ©2007 Nielsen Media Research, Inc. All Rights Reserved.