via press release:
DISCOVERY WINS EIGHTH CONSECUTIVE WEDNESDAY AS MOONSHINERS DOMINATES CABLE TELEVISION PRIME TIME IN MALE VIEWERS
MOONSHINERS Grabs 2.49 Million Viewers and Ranks #1 in All of Cable Among Men 25-54
(Silver Spring, MD) MOONSHINERS was the #1 cable program on Wednesday evening among Men 25-54/18-49 delivery, no exclusions. It was also the #1 non-fiction cable program on Wednesday evening among Persons 25-54/18-49 and Men 25-54/18-49 delivery. It earned a 1.79 HH, 1.47 P25-54/1.29 P18-49 and 2.49 million total viewers P2+ average delivery.
This marks the eighth consecutive week Discovery ruled Wednesday evening programming with MOONSHINERS ranking #1 in all of cable television in Men 25-54 delivery and #6 in ALL OF TELEVISION among the Men 25-54 delivery.
Discovery Channel finished as the #2 cable network on Wednesday evening in Men 25-54 ratings and delivery.
Among Men 25-54, Discovery Channel’s Prime Time line-up beat numerous broadcast television programs, including CBS’ “Person of Interest” NBC’s “Chicago Fire”, “Law & Order: SVU”, “Whitney” and “Guys With Kids.”
A new episode of MOONSHINERS can be seen next week at 10 PM ET/PT on Discovery.
Source: Nielsen. NHI Calendar. 2/6/13. Live+SD AA% and (000).