Archive for the ‘TV Ratings Reference’ Category


September 21st, 2011 at 9:39 am

Nielsen Broadcast Primetime Genre Watch: Reality & Sports Rise; Drama & Comedy Fall

Comedies fade as sports & reality program more than doubles in last decade.

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September 15th, 2011 at 9:18 am

Nielsen TV Ratings Process Explained, By Puppets!

Lots of good information!


September 14th, 2011 at 5:46 pm

Over The Top Viewing or Economic Woes? TV Service Subscribers Fall By The Most Ever In A Single Quarter

After two quarters of gains, pay TV subscribers had their biggest quarterly loss ever.


September 6th, 2011 at 11:38 am

Updated Numbers 101: What's a TV Rating and Who Is It Dating?

Updated Nielsen TV universe estimates for the 2011-12 season!


July 20th, 2011 at 11:39 am

Cable Coverage Estimates As Of July 2011

It's been a while since we updated these, here are the Nielsen cable channel (includes satellite & telco too) coverage estimates as


June 10th, 2011 at 12:46 pm

Guess This Year's 'Tony Awards' Viewership (Poll) + Ratings History

2011 Tony Awards air Sunday.

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