'Katie' Hits 19-Week Highs in Homes and Viewers

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July 23rd, 2013

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via press release:

Up for the 2nd Straight Week, “Katie” Delivers a 19-Week Highs in HH and Viewers


“Katie” is TV’s No. 1 Freshman Syndicated Talker for the 44th Consecutive Week

In Households and Places Among the Top 5 Overall for the 2nd Week Running



“Katie” National Ratings – Week 44

Based on National ratings for the week of July 8, 2013, “Katie” was up for the 2nd straight week in Homes (+6% - 1.8 rating vs. 1.7 rating) and Total Viewers (+8% - 2.323 million vs. 2.149 million) to tie its best Household rating and draw its largest overall audience in 19 weeks – since w/o 02/25/13.  In addition, the show spiked 29% week to week with Women 25-54 (0.9 rating vs. 0.7 rating) to deliver a 2-month high – since w/o 5/13/13.


  • During the week, “Katie” finished as TV’s No. 1 freshman syndicated talk show in Households for the 44th consecutive week, while placing among the Top 5 overall for the 2nd week in a row (No. 5-tie).


“Katie” is executive-produced by Katie Couric and Rachel Miskowiec and is distributed by Disney-ABC Domestic Television.


Source: The Nielsen Company, National Live + Same Day Program Ratings, week of 07/08/13.



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    They can tout Katie all they want. Her numbers still don’t match the soaps that had to die. And her salary alone isn’t saving the network any money.

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