Project Runway Leads Cable Time-Shifting with 1.2 Million DVR Viewers
For the week of February 25 - March 2, 2008, Bravo's Project Runway was the top cable time-shifted show with an increase of 34.4% over its Live audience in its Live+7 viewing audience. It also had the largest time-shifted audience of 1,200,000 viewers. USA's House had an increase of 20.0% and 636,000 time-shifted viewers to place second. Filling out the top 10 were two episodes of WWE Raw, a presidential debate and follow on by MSNBC, Law & Order: SVU, NCIS, iCarly, and a Spongebob.
Top 20 Most Timeshifted Cable Shows, February 25 - March 2, 2008:
|Rank||Programs||Network||Persons Live+7 (000)||Persons Live (000)||Timeshifted Audience (000s)||% Increase over Live|
|5||DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES||MSNBC||5,379||4,961||418||8.4%|
|6||SPECIAL COVERAGE (DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES)||MSNBC||7,837||7,329||508||6.9%|
|7||LAW & ORDER: SVU||USA||6,760||6,441||319||5.0%|
|16||LAW & ORDER: SVU||USA||3,214||3,121||93||3.0%|
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.