via press release:
“LIVE with Kelly and Michael” Ties “Dr. Phil” as the Week’s No. 1
Syndie Talker in Women 25-54 and Ranks No. 2 in Homes and Viewers
Posting the Largest Weekly Gains of Any Top-Tier Talker,
“LIVE” Grows to a 6-Week High in Homes and a 5-Week High in Viewers
“LIVE” Posts Double-Digit Gains Year Over Year Across All Key Measures
“LIVE with Kelly and Michael”
During the week of April 14, 2014, “LIVE with Kelly and Michael” ranked as the No. 2 syndicated talk show of the week in Households (2.9 rating) and Total Viewers (3.848 million), while tying “Dr. Phil” for No. 1 among Women 25-54 (1.6 rating).
On average for the 2013-14 season to date, “LIVE” stands as the No. 2 syndicated talker in Households (2.9 rating) and Total Viewers (3.912 million), leading “Ellen” (2.8 rating and 3.823 million) in both Nielsen measures.
- Posting the largest week-to-week gains of any top-tier talk show in Households (+4%) and Total Viewers (+6%), “LIVE with Kelly and Michael” equaled its highest HH rating in 6 weeks and drew its largest overall audience in 5 weeks – since the weeks of 3/3/14 and 3/10/14, respectively.
- Earning solid double-digit gains over the year-ago week (w/o 4/15/13), “LIVE” was up year to year by 21% in Households, 20% in Total Viewers and 14% in Women 25-54. In fact, this week marked the 17th straight week of year-over-year growth in Homes and the 23rd consecutive week in Total Viewers.
“LIVE with Kelly and Michael” is distributed in national syndication by Disney-ABC Domestic Television. Produced by WABC-TV in New York and executive produced by Michael Gelman, “LIVE” airs in more than 200 markets across the U.S. Visit “LIVE” on the web at LIVEKellyandMichael.com, on Facebook, or follow “LIVE” on Twitter and Instagram, @KellyandMichael.
Source: The Nielsen Company, National Live + Same Day Program Ratings, weeks of 4/14/14, 4/7/14 & 4/15/13, 2013-14 season=9/9/13-4/20/14.