The X Factor, Tuesday Comedies And “I Hate My Teenage Daughter” Premiere Put Fox On Top

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December 6th, 2011

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NATIONAL NIELSEN RATINGS FOR THE WEEK OF NOVEMBER 28 – DECEMBER 4, 2011

 

The X Factor, TUESDAY COMEDIES AND “I Hate My Teenage Daughter” PREMIERE PUT FOX ON TOP

 

Network Wins Week With +30% Margin of Victory

 

FOX originals returned in full force after the Thanksgiving holiday and gave the network a dominant weekly win among Adults 18-49, Adults 18-34 and Teens.  With ratings gains across every single one of its entertainment programs last week, FOX outperformed its next highest rated competitor by +30% in the core adult demo.  In addition, FOX had:

 

FOX had 8 of the Top 20 programs among Adults 18-49: THE Simpsons (No. 3), The X Factor-WED (No. 5), Family Guy (No. 6 tie), New Girl (No. 6 tie), Glee (No. 9), The X Factor-THU (No. 11), I Hate My Teenage Daughter (No. 17 tie) and BONES (No. 17 tie).

FOX had 10 of the Top 20 programs among Adults 18-34: THE Simpsons (No. 3), Family Guy (No. 4), New Girl (No. 5), Glee (No. 6), CLEVELAND (No. 8), Allen Gregory (No. 9), The X Factor-WED (No. 10), The X Factor-THU (No. 15 tie), Raising Hope (No. 15 tie) and I Hate My Teenage Daughter (No. 17).

FOX had 12 of the Top 20 programs among Teens: Family Guy (No. 1), CLEVELAND (No. 2), THE Simpsons (No. 3), Glee (No. 5), THE X FACTOR-WED (No. 7 tie), New Girl (No. 7 tie), Allen Gregory (No. 10 tie), THE X FACTOR-THU (No. 10 tie), Raising Hope (No. 13), BONES (No. 14), Terra Nova (No. 17) and I Hate My Teenage Daughter (No. 18).

FOX had 2 of the Top 20 programs among Total Viewers: THE X FACTOR-WED (No. 7) and THE X FACTOR-THU (No. 11).

Season to date, FOX is still posting year-over-year gains among both Adults 18-49 (+13%) and Total Viewers (+15%) and remains tied as the No. 1 network in the core adult demo this fall.

 

Week of November 28 – December 4, 2011 -- Nightly and Program Highlights

 

MONDAY

8:00-9:00     Terra Nova(Adults 18-49: 2.2/6, 7.2 Mil Total Viewers)

9:00-10:00   HOUSE: (Adults 18-49: 2.6/6, 7.4 Mil Total Viewers)

8:00-10:00   FOX PRIME: (Adults 18-49: 2.4/6, 7.3 Mil Total Viewers)

Terra Nova posted a 2.2/6, up +5% from the previous week among Adults 18-49 (11/21/11, 2.1/6) and up +11% in Total Viewers (7.2 vs. 6.5 Mil).

 

HOUSE at 9p delivered a 2.6/6 in Adults 18-49, up +4% from the previous week’s telecast (11/21/11, 2.5/6).  In the 9pm hour, HOUSE ranked #2 in Adults 18-49 and #1 in Adults 18-34 (tie) and all key male demos.

 

FOX ranked No. 2 for the night among Adults 18-49 and Adults 18-34 and won the night among Teens and all key male demos.

 

TUESDAY

8:00-9:00     Glee(Adults 18-49: 3.2/8, 7.9 Mil Total Viewers)

9:00-9:30     New Girl(Adults 18-49: 3.6/9, 7.6 Mil Total Viewers)

9:30-10:00   Raising Hope(Adults 18-49: 2.4/6, 5.3 Mil Total Viewers)

8:00-10:00   FOX PRIME: (Adults 18-49: 3.1/8, 7.2 Mil Total Viewers)
GLEE returned after the holiday to a 3.2/8, up +7% from its previous telecast on 11/15/11 and posted its highest Adults 18-49 in almost two months (since 10/4/11).   In addition, GLEE was up by +11% in Total Viewers (7.9 vs. 7.1 Mil), +7% in Adults 18-34 (3.2 vs. 3.0) and +8% in Teens (3.0 vs. 2.8).

 

At 9pm, NEW GIRL posted 3.6/9, up +3% from its previous original on 11/15/11 and drew its highest Total Viewers and Adults 18-34 ratings in almost two months (since 10/4/11).  NEW GIRL was also up from its last original by +10% in Total Viewers (7.6 vs. 6.9 Mil), +8% in Adults 18-34 (4.2 vs. 3.9) and +27% in Teens (2.8 vs. 2.2).

 

Raising Hope closed the night with a 2.4/6, up +9% from 11/15/11 and achieved its highest Teens rating since week two of this season (9/27/11).  Compared to its prior original, Raising Hope was up +10% in Total Viewers (5.3 vs. 4.8 Mil), +10% in Adults 18-34 (2.3 vs. 2.1) and +47% in Teens (2.2 vs. 1.5).

 

FOX ranked #2 for the night in Adults 18-49 and #1 in Adults 18-34 (tie) and Teens.

 

WEDNESDAY

8:00-9:30     THE X FACTOR- WED: (Adults 18-49: 3.7/10, 11.0 Mil Total Viewers)

9:30-10:00   I Hate My Teenage Daughter (P): (Adults 18-49: 2.8/7, 6.8 Mil Total Viewers)

8:00-10:00   FOX PRIME: (Adults 18-49: 3.5/9, 10.0 Mil Total Viewers)

 

FOX won Wednesday night among Adults 18-49, Total Viewers, Adults 18-34, Adults 25-54 and Teens, thanks to THE X FACTOR – which was the highest rated program of the night in Adults 18-49 – and the series premiere of I HATE MY TEENAGE DAUGHTER.

 

From 8-9:30pm THE X FACTOR Top 7 performance show posted a 3.7/10, up +16% from the previous week's special Tuesday performance and flat with its performance two weeks before on Wednesday in the comparable 8-9:30p time slot (11/16/11, 3.7).

 

THE X FACTOR won its 8-9:30p time period in Adults 18-49, Total Viewers, Adults 18-34 and Teens and grew +28% in its last half-hour vs. its first in the core adult demo

 

At 9:30pm, the debut of I HATE MY TEENAGE DAUGHTER posted 2.8/7, up +47% from last season's premiere of Traffic Light (2/8/11, P, 1.9/5, Tue 9:30p). I HATE MY TEENAGE DAUGHTER won its 9:30p half hour among Adults 18-49, Adults 18-34 and Teens.
THURSDAY

8:00-9:00     THE X FACTOR- THU: (Adults 18-49: 3.1/9, 10.3 Mil Total Viewers)

9:00-10:00   BONES(Adults 18-49: 2.8/7, 8.9 Mil Total Viewers)

8:00-10:00   FOX PRIME: (Adults 18-49: 3.0/8, 9.6 Mil Total Viewers

 

FOX won Thursday night among Adults 18-49, Total Viewers, Adults 18-34/25-54 and Teens.  In fact, in Adults 18-49, FOX has now won nine of the 11 Thursdays so far this season.
THE X FACTOR results show posted a 3.1/9, up +19% from the previous week's special Wednesday performance, and was the highest rated program of the night among Adults 18-49 and Adults 25-54.  THE X FACTOR results show posted the same rating as two weeks prior in its regular Thursday time slot and was up +6% in Total Viewers (10.3 vs. 9.7 Mil.)

 

At 9pm, BONES drew a 2.8/7, up +4% from its last original on11/17/11, and posted its highest deliveries since its premiere in Adults 18-49, Total Viewers, Teens and Adults 25-54.  BONES won its 9pm hour among Adults 18-49, Adults 25-54 and Teens.
FRIDAY

8:00-8:22        PAC-12 PREGAME (S): (Adults 18?49: 0.9/3, 3.2 Mil Total Viewers)

8:22-11:48      PAC-12 CHAMPIONSHIP (S): (Adults 18?49: 1.3/4, 4.5 Mil Total Viewers)

8:00-11:00      FOX PRIME: (Adults 18-49: 1.3/4, 4.5 Mil Total Viewers)

 

FOX ranked #2 for the night among Adults 18-49 and #1 among Adults 18-34 and all key male demos.

SATURDAY

8:00-8:20        BIG 10 PREGAME (S): (Adults 18?49: 1.2/4, 4.5 Mil Total Viewers)

8:22-11:53      BIG 10 CHAMPIONSHIP (S): (Adults 18?49: 2.5/7, 7.8 Mil Total Viewers)

8:00-11:00      FOX PRIME: (Adults 18-49: 2.1/6, 7.0 Mil Total Viewers)

 

FOX won the night among Adults 18-49, Adults 18-34 (tie), Adults 25-54 and Total Viewers.

 

SUNDAY

7:00-7:48        NFL OVER-RUN: (A18?49: 12.0/33, 33.2 Mil Total Viewers)

7:48-8:00        THE OT: (A18?49: 7.4/20, 19.4 Mil Total Viewers)

8:00-8:31        THE Simpsons(A18?49: 4.0/10, 9.0 Mil Total Viewers)

8:31-9:01        Allen Gregory(A18?49: 2.4/6, 5.3 Mil Total Viewers)

9:01-9:31        Family Guy: (A18?49: 3.6/8, 7.1 Mil Total Viewers)

9:31-10:00      CLEVELAND: (A18?49: 2.5/6, 5.5 Mil Total Viewers)

7:00-10:00      FOX PRIME: (A18?49: 5.8/14, 14.6 Mil Total Viewers)

 

FOX ranked #2 in Adults 18-49 and #1 among Adults 18-34 and Teens. FOX posted its highest rated Sunday yet this season.

 

THE Simpsons (8p, 4.0/10, up +54% from last week, 2.6/6) and FAMILY GUY (9p, 3.6/8, up +29% from last week, 2.8/6) were the top 2 entertainment programs of the night in Adults 18-49 and Adults 18-34.

 

THE SIMPSONS matched its season high in Adults 18-49 (tied with 10/30/11) and posted its most watched telecast (9.0 million Total Viewers) in 11 months (since 1/9/11).

 

FAMILY GUY and CLEVELAND (9:30p, 2.5/6 A18-49, +14% from last week's American Dad in the time period, 2.2/5 and up +47% from last week's Cleveland at 7:30p, 1.7/4) were the top 2 entertainment programs of the night among Teens.

 

FAMILY GUY posted its highest rating among Teens in 11 months (since 1/9/11).  FAMILY GUY posted this season’s No. 1 entertainment telecast in Male Teens (tie with Two and a Half Men premiere), its highest in over one year (since 11/7/10.)

At 8:30p Allen Gregory did 2.4/6 among Adults 18-49, up +60% from last week (1.5/3) and tied its highest rating so far (its premiere on 10/30/11, 2.4/6).

NOVEMBER 28 – December 4, 2011

 

TOTAL PRIMETIME

ADULTS 18?49           ADULTS 18?34           VIEWERS (Mil)

FOX    3.0/8                FOX    2.7/8                FOX    8.6

ABC    1.8/5                ABC    1.4/4                ABC    6.4

CBS    2.2/6                CBS    1.5/4                CBS    8.9

NBC    2.3/6                NBC    1.8/5                NBC    7.3

11/12 FOX Programs: Live + 7 in Adults 18-49

Live+Same Day vs. Live + 7 ratings (available through 11/20/11) among Adults 18-49:

 

11/12 Season thru 11/20  Live+Same Day Adults 18-49      Live + 7 Adults 18-49  % Change

Terra Nova                                     2.7/7                                       3.9/10                         +44%

HOUSE                                               2.9/7                                        4.3/10                         +48%

GLEE                                                  3.4/9                                        4.7/13                         +38%

NEW GIRL                                          4.0/10                                      5.5/14                         +38%

RAISING HOPE                                  2.6/6                                         3.4/8                          +31%

THE X FACTOR- Wed                        4.0/11                                      4.6/12                         +15%

THE X FACTOR- Thu                         3.8/10                                      4.4/12                         +16%

BONES                                               2.9/7                                        4.0/10                          +38%

Kitchen Nightmares                   1.5/5                                         1.9/7                          +27%

Fringe                                              1.2/4                                         2.0/6                           +67%

THE SIMPSONS                                 3.5/9                                        4.0/10                         +14%

ALLEN GREGORY                             2.1/5                                         2.3/5                           +10%

The Cleveland Show                  2.5/6                                         2.9/7                           +16%

FAMILY GUY                                      3.4/8                                        4.3/10                          +26%

American Dad                                2.6/6                                         3.1/7                           +19%

 

11/12 FOX Programs: Live +7 in Total Viewers

Live+Same Day vs. Live + 7 ratings (available through 11/20/11) among Total Viewers:

 

11/12 Season thru 11/20   Live+Same Day P2+ (Mil.)      Live + 7 P2+ (Mil.)        % Change

TERRA NOVA                                    8.0                                        10.7                         +34%

HOUSE                                               7.6                                        10.5                         +38%

GLEE                                                  8.0                                        10.7                         +34%

NEW GIRL                                          8.2                                        11.0                         +34%

RAISING HOPE                                  5.7                                         7.2                          +26%

THE X FACTOR- Wed                      11.6                                        13.0                         +12%

THE X FACTOR- Thu                       11.5                                        12.9                         +12%

BONES                                               9.1                                        12.1                          +33%

Kitchen Nightmares                   3.7                                         4.5                          +22%

Fringe                                              3.1                                         4.8                           +55%

THE SIMPSONS                                7.3                                         8.3                          +14%

ALLEN GREGORY                             4.3                                         4.7                          +11%

The Cleveland Show                  5.1                                         5.7                          +12%

FAMILY GUY                                      6.4                                         8.1                          +27%

American Dad                                5.2                                         6.0                          +15%

 

About Fox Broadcasting Company

Fox Broadcasting Company (FOX) is a unit of News Corporation and the leading broadcast television network among Adults 18-49. FOX finished the 2010-2011 season at No. 1 in the key adult demographic for the seventh consecutive year – a feat that has never been achieved in broadcast history – while continuing to dominate all network competition in the more targeted Adults 18-34 and Teen demographics. FOX airs 15 hours of primetime programming a week as well as late-night entertainment programming, major sports and Sunday morning news.

 
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