via press release:
Ratings Highlights Disney Junior of Disney Channel
Final National Ratings – September 10 – 16, 2012
Disney Channel’s Disney Junior’s “Doc McStuffins” and “Jake and the Never Land Pirates” Sweep as the Week’s Top 2 Cable TV Series Across Preschoolers 2-5
“Doc McStuffins,” “Jake and the Never Land Pirates” and “Mickey Mouse Clubhouse” Rank as the Week’s Top 3 Preschool Cable TV Series With Moms
For the week of September 10, 2012, Disney Channel’s Disney Junior block delivered the week’s Top 2 cable TV series across target preschoolers Kids 2-5, Boys 2-5 and Girls 2-5 with “Doc McStuffins” and “Jake and the Never Land Pirates,” and the Top 3 preschool cable TV series in Women 18-49 with “Doc McStuffins,” “Jake and the Never Land Pirates” and “Mickey Mouse Clubhouse.”
About Disney Junior:
Disney Junior reflects the emotional connection generations of consumers have to Disney storytelling and Disney characters, both classic and contemporary. It invites mom and dad to join their child in the Disney experience of magical, musical and heartfelt stories and characters, while incorporating specific learning and development themes designed for kids age 2-7. Disney Junior’s series blend Disney’s unparalleled storytelling and characters kids love deeply with learning, including early math, language skills, healthy eating and lifestyles, and social skills. Disney Junior launched in February 2011 with a daily programming block on Disney Channel. In its first year, Disney Junior posted the network’s biggest yearly audience in the daypart in Total Viewers, Kids 2-5, Boys 2-5 and Women 18-49, increasing by double-digit margins among preschooler demographics over year-ago levels. On March 23, 2012 Disney Junior added a cable and satellite channel in the U.S. bringing the total number of channels to 30 worldwide.
Source: NMR, U.S. ratings, 9/10/12 – 9/16/12, and as dated. Moms=Women 18-49.