This Week With George

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“This Week” Ranks #1 in Adults 25-54 for the Seventh Consecutive Week


Season to Date, “This Week” is Delivering its Strongest News Demo Performance in 6 Years


“This Week” is Outdelivering NBC’s “Meet the Press” in Total Viewers and Adults 25-54 for the 2nd Consecutive Year, Seeing its Largest News Demo Lead in 21 Years


ABC News’ “This Week with George Stephanopoulos” ranked No. 1 in Adults 25-54 (731,000) on July 12, 2015, based on Live +Same Day Data from Nielsen Media Research.  Winning in Adults 25-54 for the 7th  straight week, “This Week” is posting its longest winning streak in more than 20 years in the key adult news demo (since 8/28 – 10/9/94).  


In Adults 25-54, “This Week” outdelivered CBS’ “Face the Nation” (+46,000), NBC’s “Meet the Press” (+36,000) and Fox’s “Fox News Sunday” (+371,000) to take the top spot for the 9th time in the last 10 weeks.    


Season to date, “This Week” is up in Adults 25-54 (+4% – 873,000 vs. 836,000) versus its year-ago season average.  Growing its Adults 25-54 performance for the 3rd year in a row, “This Week” is delivering its strongest news demo performance in 6 years – since the 2008-09 season.  In fact, “This Week” is the only program to grow in Adults 25-54, as NBC’s “Meet the Press” is flat, while CBS’ “Face the Nation” (-1%), and Fox’s “Fox News Sunday” (-1%) are down. 


In addition, “This Week” is outdelivering NBC’s “Meet the Press” in Total Viewers (+27,000) and Adults 25-54 (+68,000) for the 2nd-straight year, seeing its largest news demo lead in 21 years – since the 1993-94 season. 


Jonathan Greenberger is Vice President and Washington Bureau Chief, and also serves as the Executive Producer of “This Week.” Robin Sproul serves as Vice President, Public Affairs and Executive-in-Charge of “This Week.”


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Sunday, July 12, 2015          TOTAL VIEWERS      A25-54 (000)/Rtg

ABC “THIS WEEK”                  2,481,000           731,000/0.6

NBC “MEET THE PRESS”             2,322,000           695,000/0.6

CBS “FACE THE NATION”            2,763,000           685,000/0.6

CBS “FACE THE NATION-2”          1,854,000           446,000/0.4

FOX “FOX NEWS SUNDAY”            1,201,000           360,000/0.3



Source: The Nielsen Company, NTI (Total Viewers and Adults 25-54); Live + SD for 7/12/15, 7/5/15 and 7/13/14 or as dated.  Most Current: 2014-2015 Season (9/22/14 – 7/12/15) and 2013-2014 Season (9/23/13 – 7/13/14).  Averages based on regular telecasts.   

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