via press release:
ABC finished #2 on Sunday in Total Viewers and Adults 18-49, while ranking #1 with key Women (W18-34/W18-49).
- ABC claimed the night’s #1 TV show in Adults 18-49 with .
ABC’s America’swas #1 during the 7 o’clock hour in Adults 18-49, beating out runner-up CBS with its PGA Golf Tournament overrun leading into by 11%.
- Scoring season highs for the 2nd week running, America’s generated its most-watched telecast in exactly 1 year and equaled its highest Adult 18-49 number in over 1 year – since 2/20/11 and 1/30/11, respectively.
Surging over its lead-in (+50%) at 8pm against season-premiere competition (CBS’ dominated its hour among Adults 18-49. During the 8 o’clock hour, ABC’s beat out CBS with the opener by 15%, Fox’s animated comedies by 30% (The / ) and NBC’s replay by 58%.) and the 500th episode of Fox’s The , ABC’s stood as Sunday’s top-rated show and
- Continuing to deliver impressive year-over-year improvement for ABC in the hour, was up by 25% over the year-ago night among Adults 18-49.
- Once Upon a Time’s overall audience jumped week to week by 1.1 million viewers.
Building week to week by double digits in viewers (+17%) and young adults (+22%), ABC’s registered as the 2nd-most-watched show overall during the 9 o’clock hour, outdrawing NBC’s season premiere of . The ABC drama ranked #1 in its time slot with key Women (W18-49/W25-54).
Shooting up by 50% over the prior week in Total Viewers and jumping by 71% in Adults 18-49, ABC’s season finale of largest audience since the beginning of January – since 1/8/12.drew the series’