ESPN Tops Primetime Cable Ratings & Viewership For Week Ending November 20, 2011
ESPN stayed atop the primetime adults 18-49 cable ratings and primetime viewership as well.
In a nearly unprecedented upset, Disney moved ahead of Nickelodeon for cable total day average viewership. It was only the 2nd time in the network’s history, Disney Channel was the No. 1 cable network in Total Day in Total Viewers. The other instance was during the week of 8/13/07 when “High School Musical 2” premiered. The Lords of SpongeBob are not easily defeated.
Prime-time Average Viewers (Live+SD) Week Ending November 20, 2011
Adults 18-49 Prime-time Average (Live+SD)
Total Day Average Viewers (Live+SD)
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Cable Channel Abbreviations: NICK = Nickelodeon, NAN = Nick At Nite, TOON = Cartoon Network, ADSM = Adult Swim, TRU = truTV, LIFE = Lifetime, NKJR – Nick Jr., FAM = ABC Family, TVLD = TV Land, FOXN = Fox News, TBSC = TBS, DISC = Discovery