via press release:
Based on National ratings for the week of January 21, 2013, Katie was the #1 new syndicated talk show for the 20th week running (on each week since its debut), outdelivering its nearest competition, Steve Harvey, by wide margins in Households (+38%) and Total Viewers (+33%).
- · Surging by double-digit percentages week to week in Households (+16%), Total Viewers (+14%) and Women 25-54 (+22%), Katie marked its best week ever.
- · On Thursday, January 24, 2013, featuring the exclusive first on-camera interview with Manti Te'o and his parents, Katie generated its biggest-ever telecast across all key measures, drawing an average audience of 3.790 million viewers. In fact, the show surpassed its previous highs by 22% in Homes and by 24% in Total Viewers.
- · Of 18 total syndicated talk shows on the market this season, newcomer Katie stands among the top-tier across all key measures: Households (#6), Total Viewers (#6) and Women 25-54 (#6). Overall, Katie is TV’s top freshman syndicated talker in 3 years – since Dr. Oz in 2009.