FOX is Number 1 Network Among Teens, Number 2 in Adults 18-34 & Adults 18-49 the Week of October 8

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October 16th, 2012

via press release:

NATIONAL NIELSEN RATINGS FOR THE WEEK OF

OCTOBER 8 – 14, 2012

 

 

Last week, FOX’s Tuesday comedy block combined with The X Factor, BONES, FOX MLB NLCS GAME 1 and FOX COLLEGE FOOTBALL to lead the network to rank No. 1 (tie) among Teens, No. 2 among Adults 18-34 and No. 2 (tie) among Adults 18-49.
FOX had the following shows in the Top 20 programs of the week:

 

 

 

  • 3 of the Top 20 programs among Teens: THE X FACTOR-WED (No. 3), THE X FACTOR-THUR (No. 4) and New Girl (No. 16).

 

  • 1 of the Top 20 programs among Total Viewers: THE X FACTOR-WED (No. 20)

 

 

Nightly and Program Highlights

 

MONDAY

8:00-9:00     BONES: (Adults 18-49: 2.0/5, 7.2 Mil Total Viewers)

9:00-10:00   The Mob Doctor: (Adults 18-49: 0.9/2, 3.4 Mil Total Viewers)

8:00-10:00   FOX PRIME: (Adults 18-49: 1.5/4, 5.3 Mil Total Viewers)

 

FOX ranked No. 4 for the night in Adults 18-49.

At 8p BONES posted a 2.0/5 among Adults 18-49 and was up +3% in Total Viewers from the previous week (7.2 vs. 7.0 Mil).

 

The Mob Doctor at 9p posted a 0.9/2 in Adults 18-49.


TUESDAY

8:00-8:30     Raising Hope: (A18?49: 1.8/5, 4.0 Mil Total Viewers)

8:30-9:00     Ben And Kate: (A18?49: 1.5/4, 3.2 Mil Total Viewers)

9:00-9:30     New Girl: (A18?49: 2.7/7, 4.9 Mil Total Viewers)

9:30-10:00   The Mindy Project: (A18?49: 1.9/5, 3.6 Mil Total Viewers)

8:00-10:00   FOX PRIME: (A18?49: 2.0/5, 3.9 Mil Total Viewers)

 

On Tuesday, FOX ranked No. 3 for the night in Adults 18-49 and No. 2 in Adults 18-34 and Teens.

Week two of Raising Hope delivered a 1.8/5, up +6% from the previous week's season premiere in Adults 18-49 (1.7/5) and up +3% in Total Viewers (4.0 vs. 3.9 Mil.)

 

At 8:30p Ben And Kate posted a 1.5/4 in Adults 18-49.

 

At 9p NEW GIRL posted a 2.7/7 among Adults 18-49.  NEW GIRL won the 9p half hour in Adults 18-34 and Teens and was the second highest-rated program of the night in Adults 18-34 (behind The Voice).

 

The Mindy Project at 9:30p delivered a 1.9/5 in Adults 18-49 and won its 9:30p half hour in Adults 18-34.
WEDNESDAY

8:00-10:00   THE X FACTOR: (A18?49: 3.5/10, 9.6 Mil Total Viewers)

 

FOX won Wednesday night in Adults 18-49, Adults 18-34 and Teens.  In fact, FOX outperformed the No. 2 net for the night (ABC) by +6% in Adults 18-49 (3.5 vs. 3.3) and +28% in Adults 18-34 (3.2 vs. 2.5).  To date, FOX has won every Wednesday night since THE X FACTOR premiered this season.

The final Boot Camp / first Judges’ House episode of THE X FACTOR posted a 3.5/10 among Adults 18-49.

 

THE X FACTOR retained 95% of last fall’s comparable episode in Adults 18-49 (Judges’ House #1, 10/13/11, 3.7/10).

 

THE X FACTOR was the highest rated program of the night in Teens.

 

THURSDAY

8:00-9:00     THE X FACTOR: (A18?49: 2.9/8, 8.4 Mil Total Viewers)

9:00-10:33   FOX NEWS: PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE ’12 (S): Sustained

10:33-10:39 FOX NEWS: DEBATE ANALYSIS (S): (A18?49: 1.5/4, 4.1 Mil Total Viewers)

8:00-10:39   FOX PRIME: (A18?49: 2.8/8, 8.0 Mil Total Viewers)
FOX ranked No. 1 for the night among Adults 18-34 and No. 2 in Adults 18-49.

 

THE X FACTOR delivered a 2.9/8 in Adults 18-49.

 

THE X FACTOR was the highest rated program of the night in Teens.

 

The FOX News: VP Debate '12 (sustained) aired from 9-10:33p, followed by the FOX News Debate Analysis which posted a 1.5/4 from 10:33-10:39p.
FRIDAY

8:00-9:00        THE X FACTOR (RS): (Adults 18-49: 0.8/3, 2.4 Mil Total Viewers)

9:00-10:00      Fringe: (Adults 18-49: 1.0/3, 2.6 Mil Total Viewers)

8:00-10:00      FOX PRIME: (Adults 18-49: 0.9/3, 2.5 Mil Total Viewers)
FOX ranked No. 4 on Friday night among Adults 18-49.

Following an encore of THE X FACTOR at 8p (0.8/3), an original Fringe posted a 1.0/3 at 9p.

SATURDAY

7:06-10:22      FOX COLLEGE FOOTBALL: (Adults 18-49: 0.8/3, 2.5 Mil Total Viewers)

8:00-10:22      FOX PRIME: (Adults 18-49: 0.7/2, 2.4 Mil Total Viewers)

 

FOX ranked No. 2 among Adults 18-49 (tie) on Saturday night with FOX COLLEGE FOOTBALL.

 

SUNDAY

7:00-7:33     NFL OVERRUN: (A18?49: 7.6/22, 20.3 Mil Total Viewers)

7:33-8:00     THE OT: (A18?49: 4.4/13, 11.0 Mil Total Viewers)

8:00-8:12     FOX MLB NLCS PREGAME: (A18?49: 2.8/8, 7.7 Mil Total Viewers)

8:12-11:41   FOX MLB NLCS GAME 1: (A18?49: 2.1/5, 6.8 Mil Total Viewers)

7:00-11:00   FOX PRIME: (A18?49: 3.1/8, 9.2 Mil Total Viewers)

 

On Sunday, FOX ranked No. 2 for the night in Adults 18-49 and Adults 18-34.

From 7-8p FOX aired an NFL Over-run (7.6/22) followed by The OT (4.4/13).

 

The MLB NLCS pre-game show (2.8/8, 8-8:12p) was followed by Game 1: St. Louis vs. San Francisco which did a 2.1/5 in Adults 18-49 from 8:12-11:41p.

 

OCTOBER 8 - 14, 2012

 

TOTAL PRIMETIME

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

FOX    2.1/6                FOX    1.9/6                FOX    6.1

ABC    2.0/6                ABC    1.4/4                ABC    8.0

CBS    2.1/6                CBS    1.3/4                CBS    9.7

NBC    2.9/8                NBC    2.4/8                NBC    8.1

 

 

12/13 FOX Programs: Live + 7 in Adults 18-49

Live+Same Day vs. Live + 7 ratings (available through 9/30/12) among Adults 18-49:

 

12/13 Season through 9/30    Live+Same Day Adults 18-49      Live + 7 Adults 18-49  % Change

BONES                                               2.3/6                                        3.3/9                            +43%

The Mob Doctor                         1.4/3                                        1.8/5                            +29%

BEN & KATE                                      2.1/6                                        2.5/7                            +19%

NEW GIRL                                          2.8/8                                        4.3/12                          +54%

The Mindy Project                     2.4/6                                        3.1/8                            +29%

THE X FACTOR-Wed                                    3.4/10                                      4.2/12                          +24%

THE X FACTOR-Thu                         3.3/10                                      4.0/13                          +21%

Glee                                                  2.8/8                                        4.3/12                          +54%

Fringe                                              1.1/4                                        1.8/6                            +64%

THE Simpsons                                3.8/10                                      4.3/11                          +13%

BOB’S Burgers                             2.6/6                                        2.8/7                              +8%

Family Guy                                     3.3/8                                        4.4/10                          +33%

American Dad                               2.5/6                                        3.0/7                            +20%

 

 

12/13 FOX Programs: Live +7 in Total Viewers

Live+Same Day vs. Live + 7 ratings (available through 9/30/12) among Total Viewers:

 

12/13 Season thru 9/30         Live+Same Day P2+ (Mil.)      Live + 7 P2+ (Mil.)        % Change

BONES                                               7.8                                           10.3                             +32%

The Mob Doctor                         4.5                                           5.8                               +29%

BEN & KATE                                      4.2                                           5.1                               +22%

NEW GIRL                                          5.2                                           7.7                               +48%

THE MINDY PROJECT                     4.7                                           5.9                               +27%

THE X FACTOR-Wed                                    9.3                                           10.9                             +17%

THE X FACTOR-Thu                         9.3                                           11.0                             +19%

Glee                                                  6.9                                           10.2                             +48%

Fringe                                              3.1                                           4.7                               +50%

THE Simpsons                                8.1                                           9.1                               +13%

BOB’S Burgers                             5.5                                           5.9                                 +9%

Family Guy                                     6.5                                           8.4                               +28%

American Dad                               5.2                                           6.1                               +17%

 

 

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.

 
  • Marcos

    LOL @ Mob doc at the “highlights”

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