via press release:
ABC Wednesday Prime (8-11pm – 7.0 million and 2.2/6 in AD18-49): Up against Fox’sGame 1, ABC delivered the #1 entertainment program on Wednesday in Adults 18-49, with Modern Family (3.8/10) holding the top series position on the night for the 5th straight week this season. With DVR playback included, the ABC comedy will move well ahead of the as the night’s #1 TV show overall.
(8-8:30pm – 8.2 million and 2.1/7 in AD18-49): At 8pm, ABC’s returned after the prior week’s pre-emption with 100% retention of its overall audience from two weeks ago and pacing within 1-tenth of point in Adults 18-49, while hitting a season-high with Kids 2-11. ’s 100th episode was the #1 entertainment program in its half-hour ahead of with Adults 18-34, Women 18-34 and Teens 12-17.
(8:30-9pm – 6.2 million and 1.7/5 in AD18-49): In the 8:30pm half-hour, ABC’s continued to outdeliver NBC’s by wide margins, beating the sophomore drama by 1.2 million viewers (6.2 million vs. 5.0 million) and by 31% in Adults 18-49 (1.7/5 vs. 1.3/4).
(9-9:30pm – 10.3 million and 3.8/10 in AD18-49): More than doubling its Adult 18-49 lead-in (+124%) at 9pm, ABC’s (3.8/10) dominated its entertainment competition in the half-hour, beating CBS’ by 41% (2.7/7) and NBC’s L&O: by 171% (1.4/4). The ABC comedy dominated the half-hour to stand as the night’s #1 TV show overall across all key Women demos (W18-34/W18-49/W25-54).
(9:30-10pm – 6.0 million and 2.2/6 in AD18-49): In the 9:30 p.m. half-hour, ABC’s was up week to week in Adults 18-49 (+5%) and Adults 18-34 (+6%). The freshman ABC comedy was the #1 series in the half-hour with Adults 18-34 and Women 18-34.
(10-11pm – 5.8 million and 1.7/5 in AD18-49): At 10pm, ABC’s held steady week to week in Adults 18-49 and grew 8% in Adults 18-34. In addition for the 5th week in a row, beat out in the hour with Women 18-34. On average, gets a much bigger lift than in the Live +7 Day ratings (60% vs. 48%) and is leads the CBS drama in the final playback data for the season at a 3.2 rating (vs. a 3.1 rating).