Record 'Voice' Finale; Up 11% vs. Prior Finale While Hitting Season Highs

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December 19th, 2012

via press release:


Tuesday Results: 

NBC ranked #1 Tuesday night among ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox in 18-49, as
"The Voice" set records for a finale and grew 11 percent in 18-49
rating and 18 percent in total viewers versus the prior finale.

*	From 9-11 p.m. ET, the finale of "The Voice" (4.9/13 in 18-49,
14.0 million viewers overall) set records for a "Voice" finale in
adults 18-49 and total viewers, improving on the prior finale by 11
percent in 18-49 (with a 4.9 rating vs. a 4.4 from 9-11 p.m. on
Tuesday, May 8) and up 18 percent in total viewers (14.044 million vs.
11.926 million).

*	"The Voice" finale hit season-high results for the series in
18-49 and total viewers.  These are the top "Voice" numbers since
Tuesday, March 12, 2012.  The 4.9 rating is NBC's best rating in the
slot, excluding Olympics and nights of live news, since May 31, 2011
and the 14.044 million is NBC's biggest overall audience for
non-Olympic programming in the slot since July 12, 2011.  Versus NBC's
average in the time period last season, last night's "The Voice" is up
123 percent in 18-49 rating (4.9 vs. 2.2) and up 135 percent in total
viewers (14.044 million vs. 5.984 million).

*	"The Voice" won the time period among ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox in
all key categories and delivered a winning margin of 113 percent over
CBS's second-place dramas in 18-49 (4.9 vs. 2.3).  

*	In "most current" season averages that exclude this season's
October 2 recap episode and last season's February 5 post-Super Bowl
premiere, "The Voice" has finished within 8 percent of last season's
18-49 average (with a combined 4.9 rating vs. a 5.3) and within 1
percent in total viewers (13.7 million vs. 13.8 million).

*	From 8-9 p.m. ET, an encore "The Voice" averaged a 2.4/7 in
18-49 and 8.1 million viewers overall.  "The Voice" encore was #2 in
the time period among ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox in 18-49 and tied for #1
among women 18-34.
 
  • Jay

    Yay voice!

  • Jay

    X factor is prob. Very jealous with voice ratings this season.

  • B plus

    Deserving for the Voice! I’m so happy Cassadee won!

  • merranga

    Record ‘Voice’ Finale; Up 11% vs. Prior Finale While Hitting Season Highs

    you mean to tell me that the finale of a competition show had the highest ratings for the entire season??? well, i never!

  • Kangarookeeper

    This is The Voice!!

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