'The X Factor’s' Thanksgiving Live Show Delivers Biggest Audience in Six Weeks

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November 27th, 2012

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FOX SERVES UP STRONG THANKSGIVING WEEK!

 

The X Factor’s Thanksgiving Live Show Delivers Biggest Audience in Six Weeks

 

FOX Sunday Line-up Delivers Week-to-Week Gains

 

For the holiday week, FOX ranked No. 2 for the week among Adults 18-49 and Adults 18-34. The X Factor’s live show on Thanksgiving delivered the series’ highest Total Viewers in six weeks.  FOX’s Sunday animated line-up also posted week-to-week gains.  THE Simpsons was the highest rated entertainment program of the night in Adults 18-49 and Adults 18-34 and delivered a 3.3/8, up 38% from last week in Adults 18-49 (2.4/6) and +47% in Total Viewers (7.5 vs. 5.1 Mil).  BOB'S Burgers (2.0/5) was up +11% from last week in Adults 18-49 (1.8/4) and +21% in Total Viewers (4.7 vs. 3.9 Mil). Family Guy posted 2.9/6, up +12% from last week in Adults 18-49  (2.6/6) and +14% in Total Viewers (5.8 vs. 5.1 Mil) followed by The Cleveland Show (2.0/4) which was up +25% from last week at 7:30p (1.6/4).

 

FOX had the following shows in the Top 20 programs of the week:

 

 

  • 7 of the Top 20 programs among Adults 18-34:  THE Simpsons (No. 4), Family Guy (No. 5 tie), X FACTOR-THU TKG 8P (No. 7 tie), BOB’S Burgers (No. 12 tie), CLEVELAND SP (No. 12 tie), The X Factor- WED TKG EVE (No. 15) and BONES (No. 18 tie).

 

  • 7 of the Top 20 programs among Teens: THE X FACTOR-THU TKG 8P (No. 4), Family Guy (No. 5 tie), THE Simpsons (No. 7), The X Factor – WED TKG EVE (No. 8 tie), CLEVELAND SP (No. 10), BOB’S Burgers (No. 11 tie) and Glee TKG DAY (No. 18 tie).

 

 

Nightly and Program Highlights

 

MONDAY

8:00-9:01     BONES: (Adults 18-49: 2.0/6, 7.1 Mil Total Viewers)

9:01-10:00   The Mob Doctor: (Adults 18-49: 0.9/2, 3.1 Mil Total Viewers)

8:00-10:00   FOX PRIME: (Adults 18-49: 1.5/4, 5.1 Mil Total Viewers)

 

FOX ranked No. 4 for the night in Adults 18-49, Adults 18-34 and Teens.

 

BONES (2.0/6) grew +5% from last week in Adults 18-49 (vs. 1.9/5) while The Mob Doctor (0.9/2) improved +13% from last Monday (vs. 0.8/2).


TUESDAY

8:00-8:30     Raising Hope: (A18?49: 1.5/5, 3.6 Mil Total Viewers)

8:30-9:00     BEN & KATE: (A18?49: 1.1/3, 2.4 Mil Total Viewers)

9:00-9:31     New Girl: (A18?49: 2.0/6, 4.1 Mil Total Viewers)

9:31-10:00   The Mindy Project: (A18?49: 1.3/4, 2.6 Mil Total Viewers)

8:00-10:00   FOX PRIME: (A18?49: 1.5/4, 3.2 Mil Total Viewers)

 

FOX placed No. 3 on Tuesday among Adults 18-49 and Teens and No. 2 in Adults 18-34.

 

New Girl was the second highest rated program of the night among Adults 18-34 (behind The Voice).

 

Raising Hope posted a 1.5/5 at 8p, while BEN & KATE posted a 1.1/3 at 830p.

 

New Girl delivered a 2.0/6 in Adults 18-49 and won the 9p half hour in Adults 18-34.

 

The Mindy Project posted a 1.3/4 among Adults 18-49 and ranked No. 1 (tie) in the 930p half hour among Adults 18-34.
WEDNESDAY

8:00-10:00   THE X FACTOR (S): (Adults 18-49: 2.2/7, 7.3 Mil Total Viewers)

 

On Wednesday, FOX ranked No. 2 for the night in Adults 18-49 and won the night in Adults 18-34 and Teens.  In fact, FOX outperformed the night’s No. 2 network, CBS by +54% in Adults 18-34 (2.0 vs. 1.3) and +44% in Teens (2.3 vs. 1.6).

 

THE X FACTOR posted a 2.2/7 among Adults 18-49 and was the highest rated program of the night in Adults 18-34, besting the No. 2 program, CBS’ Criminal Minds by +33% (2.0 vs. 1.5).

 

THURSDAY

8:00-8:14     NFL OVER-RUN (S): (Adults 18-49: 10.5/35, 30.3 Mil Total Viewers)

8:14-8:17     NFL POSTGAME (S): (Adults 18-49: 6.8/23, 19.2 Mil Total Viewers)

8:17-9:17     THE X FACTOR (S): (Adults 18-49: 2.8/9, 9.0 Mil Total Viewers)

9:17-10:17   Glee (S): (Adults 18-49: 1.5/5, 4.6 Mil Total Viewers)

8:00-10:17   FOX PRIME: (Adults 18-49: 3.1/10, 9.5 Mil Total Viewers)
THE X FACTOR began at 8:17p following the conclusion of NFL and the rest of the night slid.

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

THE X FACTOR posted a 2.8/9 and grew +17% from last Thursday among Adults 18-49 (2.8/9 vs. 2.4/7), +18% among Adults 18-34 (2.6/10 vs. 2.2/7) and +20% in Total Viewers (9.0 vs. 7.5 Mil.).

Glee delivered a 1.5/5 from 9:17-10:17p.

FRIDAY
8:00-9:00        HAPPINESS IS A WARM BLANKET (RS): (Adults 18-49: 0.5/2, 1.7 Mil Total Viewers)
9:00-9:30        THE Simpsons (RS): (Adults 18-49: 0.9/3, 2.3 Mil Total Viewers)
9:30-10:00      THE SIMPSONS (RS): (Adults 18-49: 0.9/3, 2.2 Mil Total Viewers)
8:00-10:00      FOX PRIME:
(Adults 18-49: 0.7/2, 2.0 Mil Total Viewers)

On Friday, FOX ranked No. 4 among Adults 18-49 with an encore of holiday special HAPPINESS IS A WARM BLANKET, CHARLIE BROWN (0.5/2) and a block of THE SIMPSONS encores at 9p (0.9/3) and 930p (0.9/3).

SATURDAY
6:36-9:54        FOX COLLEGE FOOTBALL: (A18?49: 0.7/2, 2.5 Mil Total Viewers)
8:00-9:54        FOX PRIME:
(A18?49: 0.6/2, 1.9 Mil Total Viewers)

FOX ranked No. 3 among Adults 18-49 and Adults 18-34 with FOX COLLEGE FOOTBALL.

SUNDAY

7:00-7:48     NFL OVER-RUN: (A18?49: 9.1/25, 26.1 Mil Total Viewers)

7:48-8:00     THE OT: (A18?49: 5.0/13, 13.5 Mil Total Viewers)

8:00-8:30     THE SIMPSONS: (A18?49: 3.3/8, 7.5 Mil Total Viewers)

8:30-9:00     BOB’S Burgers: (A18?49: 2.0/5, 4.7 Mil Total Viewers)

9:00-9:31     Family Guy: (A18?49: 2.9/6, 5.8 Mil Total Viewers)

9:31-10:00   The Cleveland Show (S): (A18?49: 2.0/4, 4.3 Mil Total Viewers)

7:00-10:00   FOX PRIME: (A18?49: 4.4/11, 11.4 Mil Total Viewers)

 

FOX ranked No. 2 on Sunday night among Adults 18-49 and Adults 18-34 and won the night in Teens.

 

THE SIMPSONS was the highest rated entertainment program of the night in Adults 18-49 and Adults 18-34.  In fact, THE SIMPSONS outperformed the No. 2 entertainment program of the night in Adults 18-49, ABC’s Once Upon A Time by +6% (3.3 vs. 3.1).

 

FAMILY GUY was the highest rated entertainment program of the night in Teens (2.5/8).

 

THE SIMPSONS did 3.3/8, up 38% from last week in Adults 18-49 (2.4/6) and +47% in Total Viewers (7.5 vs. 5.1 Mil).  At 8:30p BOB'S BURGERS (2.0/5) was up +11% from last week in Adults 18-49 (1.8/4) and +21% in Total Viewers (4.7 vs. 3.9 Mil).

 

FAMILY GUY posted 2.9/6, up +12% from last week in Adults 18-49 (2.6/6) and +14% in Total Viewers (5.8 vs. 5.1 Mil) followed by The Cleveland Show (2.0/4) which was up +25% from last week at 7:30p (1.6/4).

 

NOVEMBER 19 - 25, 2012

 

TOTAL PRIMETIME

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

FOX    2.2/6                FOX    2.0/7                FOX    6.2

ABC    2.1/6                ABC    1.5/5                ABC    8.2

CBS    1.8/5                CBS    1.1/4                CBS    8.3

NBC    3.2/9                NBC    2.6/9                NBC    9.5

 

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

Live+Same Day vs. Live + 7 ratings (available through 11/11/12) among Adults 18-49:

 

12/13 Season through 11/11   Live+Same Day Adults 18-49     Live + 7 Adults 18-49  % Change

BONES                                               2.2/6                                        2.9/8                            +32%

The Mob Doctor                         1.1/3                                        1.4/4                            +27%

Raising Hope                                 1.7/5                                        2.2/7                            +29%

Ben And Kate                                 1.5/4                                        1.9/5                            +27%

New Girl                                          2.7/7                                        4.1/11                          +52%

The Mindy Project                     2.1/5                                        2.8/7                            +33%

THE X FACTOR-Wed                                    3.3/9                                        3.9/11                          +18%

THE X FACTOR-Thu                         3.0/9                                        3.7/11                          +23%

Glee                                                  2.7/7                                        3.9/11                          +44%

Kitchen Nightmares                 1.1/4                                        1.2/4                              +9%

Fringe                                              1.0/3                                        1.5/5                            +50%

The Cleveland Show                 2.0/5                                        2.3/6                            +15%

THE SIMPSONS                                3.2/8                                        3.6/9                            +13%

BOB’S BURGERS                             2.3/5                                        2.5/6                              +9%

FAMILY GUY                                     3.0/7                                        3.8/9                            +27%

American Dad                               2.3/5                                        2.8/7                            +22%

 

 

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

Live+Same Day vs. Live + 7 ratings (available through 11/11/12) among Total Viewers:

 

12/13 Season thru 11/11       Live+Same Day P2+ (Mil.)      Live + 7 P2+ (Mil.)        % Change

BONES                                               7.4                                           9.4                               +27%

The Mob Doctor                         3.8                                           4.8                               +25%

Raising Hope                                 4.1                                           5.0                               +24%

Ben And Kate                                 3.3                                           3.9                               +21%

New Girl                                          5.1                                           7.5                               +47%

The Mindy Project                     4.0                                           5.2                               +30%

THE X FACTOR-Wed                                    9.0                                           10.3                             +14%

THE X FACTOR-Thu                         8.6                                           10.1                             +17%

Glee                                                  6.5                                           9.1                               +41%

Kitchen Nightmares                 3.1                                           3.4                               +10%

Fringe                                              2.8                                           3.9                               +43%

THE Cleveland Show                 4.2                                           4.6                               +10%

THE SIMPSONS                                6.7                                           7.6                               +12%

BOB’S BURGERS                             4.8                                           5.2                                 +8%

FAMILY GUY                                     6.0                                           7.3                               +22%

American Dad                               4.8                                           5.8                               +20%

 

 

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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