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via press release:
"THE TALK" DELIVERS IT LARGEST AUDIENCE AND BEST WOMEN 18-49IN NEARLY A YEAR
"" Posts Year-to-Year Gains in Viewers, Women 25-54 and Women 18-49
THE TALK, CBS's daytime talk show, delivered its largest audience and women 18-49 ratings in nearly a year, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for the week ending Jan.20.
THE TALK averaged 2.39 million viewers and 0.9/05 in women 18-49, the best in both categories since the week ending Feb. 4. 2011.
Compared to the same week last year, THE TALK was up +12% in viewers (vs. 2.13m), +29% in women 18-49 (vs. 0.7/04) and +10% in women 25-54 (1.1/06 from 1.0/05).
In head-to-head competition, THE TALK also topped the premiere week of ABC's "The" by decisive margins in viewers and key women demographics. THE TALK out-rated "The " in viewers by +42% (2.39m vs. 1.68m), by +50% in women 18-49 (0.9/06 vs. 0.6/03) and by +38% in women 25-54 (1./06 vs. 0.8/04).