FOX Had 6 of the Top 20 Programs Among Adults 18-34 Last Week
via press release:
NATIONAL NIELSEN RATINGS FOR THE WEEK OF NOVEMBER 4 – NOVEMBER 10, 2013
FOX’s week was highlighted by strong performances by SLEEPY HOLLOW, BONES, NEW GIRL, BROOKLYN NINE-NINE, DADS, THE MINDY PROJECT, THE X FACTOR and the season finale of MASTERCHEF JUNIOR. FOX ranked #4 for the week among Adults 18-49.
On Monday, FOX gained +53% from the comparable night last year among Adults 18-49. Tuesday’s NEW GIRL was the highest-rated comedy of the night, up +11% from its most recent original airing. The season finale of MASTERCHEF JUNIOR posted its highest delivery since its premiere among Adults 18-49 and Total Viewers, up +7% from its prior season average and up +15% from last week in Adults 18-49.
- 1 of the Top 20 programs among Adults 18-49: SLEEPY HOLLOW (No. 16).
- 6 of the Top 20 programs among Adults 18-34: NEW GIRL (No. 8), FAMILY GUY (No. 10), SLEEPY HOLLOW (No. 13), AMERICAN DAD (No. 16 tie), THE SIMPSONS (No. 16 tie) and BONES (No. 19).
- 5 of the Top 20 programs among Teens: AMERICAN DAD (No. 6), FAMILY GUY (No. 7), THE SIMPSONS (No. 9), GLEE (No. 12) and BOB’S BURGERS (No. 18).
FOX Program Ratings of the Week
Program and Nightly Highlights
Monday: Among Adults 18-49, FOX ranked No. 2 in Monday broadcast prime (2.3/6), gaining +53% from the comparable night last year (vs. 1.5/4, Bones and Mob Doctor, Mon. 11/5/12). After a two-week hiatus, SLEEPY HOLLOW delivered a 2.5/6 in Adults 18-49. SLEEPY HOLLOW also saw a +56% lift in Live+3 (3.9/10), surpassing Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. for the first time in L+3 ratings (vs. 3.7/11). BONES (2.0/5) was in line with the comparable night last year.
Tuesday: FOX ranked No. 3 for the night on Tuesday in Adults 18-49 (1.6/4), up one-tenth from the most recent Tuesday night of originals (vs. 1.5/4, 10/22/13) and in line with its Tuesday night season to date average (1.6/4). DADS (1.4/4) and BROOKLYN NINE-NINE (1.6/4) stayed flat to their most recent originals. NEW GIRL (2.0/5) was the highest-rated comedy of the night, up +11% from its most recent original airing (1.8/5, 10/22/13). THE MINDY PROJECT (1.5/4) also saw gains from its prior original broadcast, +15% (1.3/3, 10/22/13) and maintained it season to date average.
Wednesday: FOX placed No. 3 for the night in Adults 18-49. THE X FACTOR delivered a 1.5/4 in Adults 18-49. With the Top 13 performing, Wednesday’s broadcast was even with THE X FACTOR’s prior performance show, a Tuesday special with the Top 16 performing (1.5/4, 10/29/13).
Thursday: FOX placed No. 4 for the night in Adults 18-49 with THE X FACTOR (1.2/4) and GLEE (1.5/4). Featuring the Top 13 re-vote last night, THE X FACTOR (1.2/4) increased +50% from last week’s Meet the Top 12 (0.8/3, 10/31/13). GLEE posted a 1.5/4 in Adults 18-49.
Friday: FOX ranked No. 5 among Adults 18-49 and No. 3 among Adults 18-34 (tie) in Friday prime. The season finale of MASTERCHEF JUNIOR (1.5/5) posted its highest delivery since its premiere among Adults 18-49 and Total Viewers, up +7% from its prior season average (1.4/5) and up +15% from last week (1.3/5) in Adults 18-49. MASTERCHEF JUNIOR ranked No. 2 in its 8pm time period among Adults 18-49 and was the second highest rated broadcast program on the night among Adults 18-34. At 9pm, a SLEEPY HOLLOW encore delivered a 0.5/2 in Adults 18-49.
Saturday: FOX placed No. 3 among Adults 18-49 with COLLEGE FOOTBALL on Saturday (0.7/3, Texas/West Virginia, 7:06-11:14p). Saturday’s game was flat to last week’s (0.7/2, Oklahoma State/Texas Tech, 7:06-10:54p).
Sunday: FOX ranked No. 3 in Sunday prime among Adults 18-49 with repeats of BOB’S BURGERS (0.8/2 from 7-7:30p) and AMERICAN DAD (1.1/3) followed by originals of THE SIMPSONS (1.8/5), BOB’S BURGERS (1.5/4), FAMILY GUY (2.0/5), and AMERICAN DAD (1.6/4).
NOVEMBER 4 – NOVEMBER 10, 2013
ADULTS 18?49 ADULTS 18?34 VIEWERS (Mil)
FOX 1.4/4 FOX 1.3/4 FOX 3.8
ABC 2.0/6 ABC 1.5/5 ABC 7.9
CBS 2.7/8 CBS 1.9/6 CBS 11.4
NBC 2.7/8 NBC 2.1/7 NBC 8.6
CW 0.7/2 CW 0.7/2 CW 1.6
UNI 1.2/3 UNI 1.0/3 UNI 3.2
TEL 0.5/2 TEL 0.5/2 TEL 1.3
About Fox Broadcasting Company
Fox Broadcasting Company (FOX) is a unit of News Corporation. FOX has ranked No. 1 in the key adult demographic for the 8 of the past 10 seasons and continues to dominate all network competition in the more targeted Adults 18-34 and Teen demographics. FOX airs 15 hours of primetime programming a week as well as late-night entertainment programming, major sports and Sunday morning news.