FOX Has Seven of the Top 20 Programs Among Adults 18-49 the Week of July 23

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July 31st, 2012

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NATIONAL NIELSEN RATINGS FOR THE WEEK OF

JULY 23 - 29, 2012

 

FOX won Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday night last week among Adults 18-49 with week-over-week gains by MASTERCHEF and HELL’S KITCHEN, as well as a strong performance by So You Think You Can Dance. Summer-to-date, FOX ranks No. 2 with a 1.6/5 among Adults 18-49.

 

Overall, last week FOX had:

 

  • 7 of the Top 20 programs among Adults 18-49: MASTERCHEF- MON (No. 4), HELL’S KITCHEN- TUE (No. 6 tie), HELL’S KITCHEN- MON (No. 6 tie), MASTERCHEF- TUE (No. 8), So You Think You Can Dance (No. 17), Family Guy (No. 18 tie) and Family Guy 930P (No. 18 tie).

 

  • 9 of the Top 20 programs among Adults 18-34: MASTERCHEF- MON (No. 4 tie), MASTERCHEF- TUE (No. 4 tie), HELL’S KITCHEN- TUE (No. 6), HELL’S KITCHEN- MON (No. 7), Family Guy 930P (No. 9 tie), Family Guy (No. 9 tie), So You Think You Can Dance (No. 12), THE Simpsons 830P (No. 15) and THE Simpsons (No. 17).

 

  • 8 of the Top 20 programs among Teens: FAMILY GUY 930P (No. 7), FAMILY GUY (No. 8), MASTERCHEF- MON (No. 9), THE Simpsons (No. 11 tie), MASTERCHEF- TUE (No. 11 tie), HELL’S KITCHEN- MON (No. 11 tie), THE Simpsons 830P (No. 15) and So You Think You Can Dance (No. 17).

 

  • 4 of the Top 20 programs among Total Viewers: HELL’S KITCHEN- MON (No. 10), MASTERCHEF- MON (No. 11), HELL’S KITCHEN- TUE (No. 12) and MASTERCHEF- TUE (No. 16).

 

Nightly and Program Highlights

 

MONDAY

8:00-9:00     HELL’S KITCHEN: (Adults 18-49: 2.6/8, 6.5 Mil Total Viewers)

9:00-10:00   MASTERCHEF: (Adults 18-49: 2.7/7, 6.4 Mil Total Viewers)

8:00-10:00   FOX PRIME: (Adults 18-49: 2.7/8, 6.4 Mil Total Viewers)

 

FOX won Monday night in Adults 18-49, Total Viewers, Adults 18-34, Adults 25-54 and Teens.  In fact, FOX outperformed the No. 2 network of the night, NBC by +50% in Adults 18-49 (2.7/8 vs. 1.8/5) and +69% in Adults 18-34 (2.2/7 vs. 1.3/4).

 

FOX has ranked No. 1 for seven out of the last eight Monday nights among Adults 18-49 and Adults 18-34.

 

This was FOX’s highest Monday so far this summer in Total Viewers (6.4 Mil.)

 

MASTERCHEF and HELL'S KITCHEN were the #1 and #2 programs of the night in Adults 18-49, Adults 18-34 and tied as the #1 program in Adults 25-54.

 

HELL'S KITCHEN did 2.6/8 in Adults 18-49 and was up +3% from the previous week in Total Viewers (6.5 vs. 6.3 Mil).  HELL’S KITCHEN won its 8p hour among Adults 18-49, Adults 18-34, Adults 25-54 and Teens. HELL’S KITCHEN was the No. 1 program of the night among Total Viewers.

 

MASTERCHEF posted 2.7/7, up +4% from the previous week in Adults 18-49 (7/16/12, 2.6/7) and +2% in Total Viewers (6.4 vs. 6.3 Mil.)  MASTERCHEF was the No. 1 program of the night in Adults 18-49 and Adults 18-34.  MASTERCHEF posted its highest ratings so far this summer in Adults 18-49 (tie), Total Viewers, Adults 18-34 (tie) and Adults 25-54.  MASTERCHEF also posted its second-highest performance ever in Total Viewers behind last summer’s finale (6.4 vs. 7.1 Mil on 8/16/11).  MASTERCHEF has showed growth every week for the last four weeks in Adults 18-49 (2.2 > 2.3 > 2.5 > 2.6 > 2.7) and in Total Viewers (5.3 > 5.5 > 5.9 > 6.3 > 6.4 Mil.)


TUESDAY

8:00-9:00     HELL’S KITCHEN: (Adults 18-49: 2.6/9, 6.2 Mil Total Viewers)

9:00-10:00   MASTERCHEF: (Adults 18-49: 2.5/7, 6.1 Mil Total Viewers)

8:00-10:00   FOX PRIME: (Adults 18-49: 2.6/8, 6.2 Mil Total Viewers)

 

FOX won the night among Adults 18-49 and Adults 18-34, outperforming its nearest competitor for the night, NBC, by +18% (2.6 vs. 2.2) and +38% (2.2 vs. 1.6), respectively.  In fact, FOX delivered the highest rated Tuesday night so far this summer on any network with entertainment programming in Adults 18-49.  FOX ranked #1 for its fifth consecutive Tuesday in Adults 18-49 and Adults 18-34.

 

MASTERCHEF and HELL’S KITCHEN were the #1 and #2 programs of the night in Adults 18-34.

 

HELL'S KITCHEN at 8p posted a 2.6/9, up +4% from the previous week in Adults 18-49 (7/17/12, 2.5/8) and +3% in Total Viewers (6.2 vs. 6.0 Mil.)  HELL’S KITCHEN posted its highest Tuesday ratings so far this summer in Adults 18-49, Total Viewers, Adults 18-34 and Adults 25-54.  HELL’S KITCHEN won the 8p hour in Adults 18-49, Adults 18-34 and Adults 25-54.

At 9p MASTERCHEF did 2.5/7 among Adults 18-49.  MASTERCHEF posted its highest Tuesday ratings so far this summer in Adults 18-49 (tie) and Adults 18-34.  In Adults 18-34 MASTERCHEF tied its highest rating so far this summer on either Monday or Tuesday (2.3, tied with Mon., 7/23/12).
WEDNESDAY

8:00-10:00   So You Think You Can Dance: (A18?49: 1.7/5, 5.1 Mil Total Viewers)

 

On Wednesday, FOX won the night in Adults 18-49, Adults 18-34 and Teens.  In Adults 18-34, FOX has ranked #1 every night SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE has aired.

 

SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE posted 1.7/5 among Adults 18-49.  SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE was the highest rated program of the night in Adults 18-34.
THURSDAY

8:00-9:00        TAKE ME OUT: (Adults 18-49: 1.2/4, 2.8 Mil Total Viewers)

9:00-10:00      Glee (RP): (Adults 18-49: 0.5/2, 1.6 Mil Total Viewers)

8:00-10:00      FOX PRIME: (Adults 18-49: 0.9/3, 2.2 Mil Total Viewers)
FOX ranked #3 for the night among Adults 18-49, Adults 18-34 and Teens.

The TAKE ME OUT finale at 8p posted 1.2/4 among Adults 18-49 and was followed by an encore of Glee (0.5/2).
FRIDAY

8:00-9:00        HOUSE (R): (Adults 18-49: 0.5/2, 1.3 Mil Total Viewers)

9:00-10:00      BONES (R): (Adults 18-49: 0.6/2, 1.8 Mil Total Viewers)

8:00-10:00      FOX PRIME: (Adults 18-49: 0.6/2, 1.6 Mil Total Viewers)

 

On Friday, FOX aired encores of HOUSE (0.5/2) and BONES (0.6/2).

 

SATURDAY

8:00-8:30        COPS (R): (Adults 18-49: 0.5/2, 1.7 Mil Total Viewers)

8:30-9:00        COPS 2 (R): (Adults 18-49: 0.6/2, 2.1 Mil Total Viewers)

9:00-9:32        MOBBED (R): (Adults 18-49: 0.3/1, 0.9 Mil Total Viewers)

9:32-10:00      MOBBED (R): (Adults 18-49: 0.4/1, 1.2 Mil Total Viewers)

8:00-10:00      FOX PRIME: (Adults 18-49: 0.5/2, 1.5 Mil Total Viewers)

 

FOX ranked #2 tie on Saturday night among Adults 18-49 and Adults 18-34 with encores of COPS and MOBBED.

 

SUNDAY

7:00-7:30     American Dad (R): (A18?49: 0.8/3, 1.7 Mil Total Viewers)

7:30-7:59     The Cleveland Show (R): (A18?49: 0.9/3, 1.9 Mil Total Viewers)

7:59-8:29     THE SIMPSONS (R): (A18?49: 1.2/4, 2.7 Mil Total Viewers)

8:29-8:59     THE SIMPSONS (R): (A18?49: 1.3/4, 2.7 Mil Total Viewers)

8:59-9:31     FAMILY GUY (R): (A18?49: 1.6/4, 3.1 Mil Total Viewers)

9:31-10:00   FAMILY GUY (R): (A18?49: 1.6/4, 3.2 Mil Total Viewers)

7:00-10:00   FOX PRIME: (A18?49: 1.2/4, 2.5 Mil Total Viewers)

 

Against the Olympics, FOX ranked #2 for the night in Adults 18-49, Adults 18-34 and Teens with encores of American Dad (0.8/3), The Cleveland Show (0.9/3), THE SIMPSONS 8p (1.2/4), THE SIMPSONS 8:30p (1.3/4), FAMILY GUY 9p (1.6/4) and FAMILY GUY 9:30p (1.6/4).

 

JULY 23 - 29, 2012

 

TOTAL PRIMETIME

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

FOX    1.4/4                FOX    1.3/5                FOX    3.6

ABC    1.0/3                ABC    0.7/2                ABC    3.5

CBS    1.1/3                CBS    0.6/2                CBS    4.6

NBC    5.8/17              NBC    4.6/16              NBC   19.0

 

 

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 2011-2012 season at No. 1 in the key adult demographic for the eighth 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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