'The Office' up 11% Week to Week in 18-49

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December 7th, 2012

via press release:

 

* From 9-9:31 p.m. ET,  The Office (2.1/6 in 18-49, 4.2 million viewers overall) grew week to week by 11 percent in 18-49 rating (to a 2.1 from a 1.9) and 7 percent in total viewers (4.175 million vs. 3.885 million). "The Office" matched its top 18-49 rating since November 8 and delivered its biggest overall audience since that same date. "The Office" ranked #1 in the half-hour among ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox in men 18-34. "The Office" built on its lead-in by 75 percent in 18-49 rating and 42 percent in total viewers. Note that last season  The Office added an average 50 percent to these next-day  live plus same day ratings when Nielsen reported live plus seven day results.

 

* From 9:31-10:01 p.m. ET, "Parks and Recreation" (1.5/4 in 18-49, 3.3 million viewers overall) grew week to week by 7 percent in 18-49 rating (to a 1.5 from a 1.4) and 10 percent in total viewers (3.275 million vs. 2.989 million). "Parks" ranked #2 in the half-hour among ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox in men 18-34.

 

* From 10:01-11 p.m. ET,  Rock Center with Brian Williams (1.0/3 in 18-49, 3.6 million viewers overall) is up week to week by 11 percent in adults 18-49 (to a 1.0 rating from a 0.9), 8 percent in adults 25-54 (1.3 vs. 1.2) and 4 percent in total viewers (3.580 million vs. 3.448 million).

 

* At 8 p.m. ET, 30 Rock averaged a 1.1/3 in 18-49 and 3.3 million viewers overall in a highly competitive half-hour versus CBS's Big Bang Theory, Fox's "X Factor," ABC's Last Resort  and CW's "Vampire Diaries."

 

* At 8:30 p.m. ET, Up All Night (1.2/3 in 18-49, 2.9 million viewers overall) built on its 18-49 lead-in by 9 percent and built on its women 18-49 lead-in by 25 percent (1.5 vs. 1.2). Keep in mind that last season Up All Night added an average 51 percent to these next-day  live plus same day adult 18-49 ratings when Nielsen reported  live plus seven day results, the biggest percentage increase for any comedy on ABC, CBS, NBC or Fox.

 
  • Tony ^_^

    Did NBC hire someone who used to work at ABC or something? Lol…

  • Bart

    Remember when Thursday nights on NBC was really “MUST-SEE” TV??

    I can’t remember the last time I watched NBC on a Thursday – not with crud like this permeating their schedule.

  • The Cool Max

    Even on a bad night, NBC still thinks they are #1.

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