NATIONAL NIELSEN RATINGS FOR THE WEEK OF NOVEMBER 18 - NOVEMBER 24, 2013
FOX MONDAY NIGHTS UP +89% AMONG ADULTS 18-49 WITH NEW DRAMAS
New dramas ALMOST HUMAN and SLEEPY HOLLOW continue to drive FOX's week, as the network was up +89% among Adults 18-49 on Monday nights versus last season. In its Monday time period premiere, ALMOST HUMAN (2.3/6) gained +10% from BONES' prior season to date average for originals (vs. 2.1/6) and grew to 2.8/8 in L+3 (+0.5 /+22%). SLEEPY HOLLOW delivered a 2.5/6, edging out ABC's Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. in L+3 (3.7/9 vs. 3.6/11) for the third time this season.
For the week, FOX ranked No. 3 among Adults 18-49 and Adults 18-34.
· 3 of the Top 20 programs among Adults 18-49: THE SIMPSONS (No. 8), SLEEPY HOLLOW (No. 16) and ALMOST HUMAN (No. 20).
· 7 of the Top 20 programs among Adults 18-34: THE SIMPSONS (No. 4), FAMILY GUY (No. 7), AMERICAN DAD (No. 11), BOB'S BURGERS (No. 14), SLEEPY HOLLOW (No. 16), NEW GIRL (No. 17) and ALMOST HUMAN (No. 20).
· 7 of the Top 20 programs among Teens: AMERICAN DAD (No. 5), THE SIMPSONS (No. 8), FAMILY GUY (No. 9), GLEE (No. 12), SLEEPY HOLLOW (No. 16), THE X FACTOR-Wed (No. 19 tie) and THE X FACTOR-Thu (No. 19 tie).
FOX Program Ratings of the Week
Program and Nightly Highlights
Monday: FOX ranked No. 2 for the night in Adults 18-49 and Adults 18-34. In its Monday time period premiere, ALMOST HUMAN (2.3/6) gained +10% from Bones' prior season to date average for originals (vs. 2.1/6). Monday's ALMOST HUMAN grew to 2.8/8 in L+3 (+0.5 /+22%). SLEEPY HOLLOW delivered a 2.5/6, edging out ABC's Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. in L+3 (3.7/9 vs. 3.6/11) for the third time this season.
Tuesday: FOX ranked No. 4 for the night on Tuesday in Adults 18-49 among the 7-nets. In the 8p hour, both DADS (+8%, 1.3/4 vs. 1.2/4) and BROOKLYN NINE-NINE (+7%, 1.5/4 vs. 1.4/4) were up one-tenth from the previous week. At 9p, NEW GIRL posted a 1.7/5 in Adults 18-49 and was the night's No. 1 scripted program among Adults 18-34. THE MINDY PROJECT delivered a 1.2/3 in Adults 18-49 at 9:30p. Extended viewing continues to make a notable impact for Tuesday's comedy lineup. Last week, each of the comedies saw a +23% to +65% lift from Live + Same Day to L+3, with THE MINDY PROJECT seeing its largest L+3 lift this season (+50%, 1.2/3>1.8/5).
Wednesday: FOX ranked No. 3 for the night in Adults 18-49. With the Top 10 performing, THE X FACTOR delivered a 1.7/5 among Adults 18-49. Showing signs of a rebound after the World Series, THE X FACTOR'S last two Wednesday telecasts are up +13% from season lows for performance shows seen in conjunction with FOX MLB coverage (1.5/4, Wed. 11/6/13 and Tue. 10/29/13).
Thursday: : FOX placed No. 3 for the night in Adults 18-49 among the 7 broadcast networks with THE X FACTOR (1.5/4) and GLEE (1.4/4). With 2 of 10 eliminated, Thursday's THE X FACTOR (1.5/4) showed week-to-week gains for the third time in a row, +15% from last Thursday's elimination telecast (1.3/4) and +88% from its post-MLB season Thursday return (four-week trend: 0.8/3>1.2/4>1.3/4>1.5/4). GLEE posted a 1.4/4 at 9p.
Friday: FOX ranked No. 3 (tie) among Adults 18-49 in Friday prime. In its second week at its new time on Fridays, BONES (1.5/5) gained +25% (vs.1.2/4, 11/15/13). In the 9p hour, back to back episodes of RAISING HOPE posted a 0.8/3 at 9p and a 0.8/2 at 9:30p. The season premiere of RAISING HOPE last week gained +38% in Live+3 (+0.3, 0.8/3 > 1.1/4), topping its +25% average L+3 lift on Tuesday's last year (+1.2, 1.6/5 > 2.0/6) and last Friday's BONES saw +58% lift from Live+3 (+0.7, 1.2/4 > 1.9/7).
Saturday: FOX ranked No. 3 (tie) among the broadcast nets on Saturday prime, posting a 0.7/2 among Adults 18-49 with COLLEGE FOOTBALL (ASU/UCLA, 8-10:24p) on Saturday.
Sunday: FOX ranked No. 2 for the night among Adults 18-49. THE SIMPSONS (+67%, 3.0/7 vs. 1.8/4 11/17/13, 9:01-9:30p), BOB'S BURGERS (+27%, 1.9/4 vs. 1.5/4 11/10/13, 8:30-9p) and AMERICAN DAD (+19%, 1.9/4 vs. 1.6/4 11/10/13, 9:30-10p) were all up versus previous originals. FAMILY GUY (2.2/5) was flat week to week. The Animation Domination lineup accounted for the top four scripted programs of the evening among Adults 18-49.
NOVEMBER 18 - NOVEMBER 24, 2013
ADULTS 18 49 ADULTS 18 34 VIEWERS (Mil)
FOX 2.0/6 FOX 1.8/6 FOX 5.9
ABC 2.3/7 ABC 1.8/6 ABC 8.5
CBS 1.9/5 CBS 1.2/4 CBS 9.8
NBC 2.6/7 NBC 2.1/7 NBC 8.4
CW 0.6/2 CW 0.6/2 CW 1.5
UNI 1.3/4 UNI 1.1/4 UNI 3.6
TEL 0.6/2 TEL 0.5/2 TEL 1.4
About Fox Broadcasting Company
Fox Broadcasting Company (FOX) is a unit of News Corporation. FOX has ranked No. 1 in the key adult demographic for the 8 of the past 10 seasons and continues to dominate all network competition in the more targeted Adults 18-34 and Teen demographics. FOX airs 15 hours of primetime programming a week as well as late-night entertainment programming, major sports and Sunday morning news.