Nickelodeon Nabs Top Spot For The Week With Kids And Total Viewers

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May 8th, 2012

via press release:

NICKELODEON NABS TOP SPOT FOR THE WEEK WITH KIDS AND TOTAL VIEWERS
 
SpongeBob SquarePants and The Penguins of Madagascar Rank as Week’s Top Animated Series with Kids; The Legend of Korra Is Top Animated Series
on Cable with Total Viewers
 
NEW YORK–MAY 8, 2012 –Nickelodeon closed the week (4/30-12-5/6/12) as basic cable’s top total day network with kids 2-11 (2.4/832,000) and total viewers (1.5 million).  The net’s win was driven by strong performances from its hit animation portfolio,  SpongeBob SquarePants ranked as the week’s top animated series with kids 2-11 (5.4/1.9 million), followed by The Penguins of Madagascar (4.6/1.6 million).  The Legend of Korra continues to captivate audiences on Saturday mornings, ranking as the top animated series on basic cable with total viewers (3.8 million) for the week.
 
  • Sean

    YAY!!!!!!!!! GO NICKELODEON.

  • Ryan

    But I just read on this very site that Disney Channel was #1 this week in total viewers!

    WHO IS #1 FOR THE WEEK?!?!?!?!?!!?

  • RHONJd

    @Ryan, Nickelodeon won this week with total viewers and kids 2-11, while Disney won This week with kids 6-11 and Tweens 9-14. Disney won primetime with kids 2-11, kids 6-11 and Tweens 9-14. Confusing!

  • Ryan

    @ROHNJd – Boy, I can’t thank you enough. I can rest easy now.

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