Monk Towers Over Cable Time-shifting With 1.4 Million Viewers
For the week of February 18-24, 2008, USA's Monk was the top cable time-shifted show with an increase of 22.8% over its Live audience in its Live+7 viewing audience. It also had had the largest time-shifted audience of 1,405,000 viewers. Nickelodeon showed its power in all things cable with 9 of the top 20 including iCarly, the Fairly Odd Baby movie, Zoey 101 and 5 episodes of Spongebob.
Top 20 Most Time-shifted Cable Shows, February 18-24, 2008:
|Rank||Programs||Network||Persons Live+7 (000)||Persons Live (000)||Timeshifted Audience (000s)||% Increase over Live|
|3||SR/TEXAS DEM DEBATE-02/21||CNN||7,673||7,221||452||6.3%|
|5||FOP MOVIE FAIRLY ODD BABY||NICK||9,140||8,635||505||5.8%|
|7||FOP MOVIE FAIRLY ODD BABY||NICK||4,920||4,687||233||5.0%|
|10||ANDERSON COOPER 360-02/21||CNN||7,049||6,785||264||3.9%|
|11||LAW & ORDER||TNT||3,086||2,994||92||3.1%|
|14||LAW & ORDER: SVU||USA||3,257||3,168||89||2.8%|
|20||LAW & ORDER: SVU||USA||3,174||3,104||70||2.3%|
Our time-shifting 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: ©2008 Nielsen Media Research, Inc. All Rights Reserved.