'America's Got Talent' Number 1 for the Night and Up Week-to-Week

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July 10th, 2013

America's Got Talene July 9 - 2

via press note:

NBC is #1 Tuesday night among ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox in adults 18-49 and total viewers and all other key measures, led by "America's Got Talent," the #1 show of the night on ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox in 18-49, total viewers and all other key categories.
 
  • From 9-11 p.m. ET, "America's Got Talent" (2.5/7 in 18-49, 9.5 million viewers overall) is the #1 telecast of the night on ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox in adults 18-49, total viewers and all other key measures, with a 67% margin over the #2 telecast on those nets in 18-49 (with a 2.5 from 9-11 p.m. vs. the 1.5 from 8-10 for Fox’s “So You Think You Can Dance”).  In the 9-11 p.m. time period, "Talent" is also  #1 among ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox in every key ratings measure.
 
  • Week to week, “America’s Got Talent” is up, by 9% versus last week’s 2.3 in these preliminary fast-affiliate ratings and by 4% versus last week’s 2.4 in official nationals.
 
  • “Talent” built by 29% from its first half-hour to its fourth in adults 18-49 (to a 2.7 rating from a 2.1), and in total viewers, “Talent” grew by 24% or 2.0 million persons (10.2 million vs. 8.2 million).  For its second hour from 10-11 p.m., “Talent” topped the encore-drama competition on ABC and CBS combined in every key category -- adults, men and women 18-34, 18-49 and 25-54, plus total viewers.
 
  • In the 10:30 lead-in to local news, “Talent” delivered a 162% margin of victory among ABC, CBS and NBC in the key news demo of adults 25-54 (with a 3.4 rating vs. a 1.3 for CBS’s second-place “Person Of Interest” encore).  “Talent” topped ABC and CBS combined in the 10:30 half-hour in every key ratings category.
 
  • “Betty White’s Off Their Rockers” captured a 0.9/3 in 18-49 and 3.7 million viewers overall with an 8 p.m. encore, and a 1.0/3 in 18-49 and 4.0 million viewers with an 8:30 original, building by 11% at 8:30 versus the 8 p.m. rebroadcast in 18-49 and by 8% in total viewers.
 
  • Week to week, the 8 p.m. encore was up 13% in 18-49 rating (to a 0.9 from a 0.8) and 10% in total viewers (3.710 million vs. 3.367 million).  The 8:30 original of “Off Their Rockers” was up week to week by 25% in 18-49 rating (1.0 vs. 0.8) and 11% in total viewers (3.995 million vs. 3.590 million).  The first-run 8:30 telecast ranked #2 in the time period among ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox in men 18-34 and men 25-54.
 
 
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