'This Week with George Stephanopoulos' Posts its Second Best Performance of the Season

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“This Week with George Stephanopoulos” Posts its Second Best Performance of the Season


This Week” Gains in Overall Viewers Year-to-Year in All Six Weeks of the Season



On November 4, 2012, ABC News’ “This Week with George Stephanopoulos” drew 2.886 million Total Viewers and 913,000 Adults 25-54, according to Nielsen Media Research.  For the 3rd consecutive week, the ABC public affairs program improved on its week-ago numbers (2.824 million and 896,000, respectively, on 10/28/12) in Total Viewers (+2%) and Adults 25-54 (+2%), posting its 2nd-best performance of the season in both measures.


“This Week” out delivered its year-ago numbers by double-digits in Total Viewers (+21%) and Adults 25-54 (+23%) 2.385 million and 743,000, respectively, on w/o 11/6/11.  In fact, the ABC public affairs program has posted gains year to year in all 6 weeks of the season in Total Viewers and in 5 of 6 weeks in Adults 25-54.  


“This Week” beat CBS’ “Face the Nation” by +34,000 Adults 25-54 viewers.


Season to date, “This Weekis up sharply in Total Viewers (+22%) and Adults 25-54 (+28%) versus its year-ago season averages, delivering its strongest numbers in 4 years – since the 2008-09 season.


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Sunday, November 4, 2012        TOTAL VIEWERS      A25-54 (000)/Rtg

ABC “THIS WEEK”                   2,886,000           913,000/0.8

NBC “MEET THE PRESS”              3,226,000         1,057,000/0.9

CBS “FACE THE NATION”             3,225,000           879,000/0.7

CBS “FACE THE NATION-2”           1,525,000           479,000/0.4

FOX “FOX NEWS SUNDAY”             1,566,000           646,000/0.5

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