HGTV NUMBER ONE IN CABLE AMONG W25-54 FOR THREE STRAIGHT MONTHS
New York [For Immediate Release - September 2, 2015] In August HGTV ranked as the #1 cable network in primetime (M-Su 8P-12A) among all W25-54 and among upscale W25-54 - the third month in a row that the network captured the #1 spot among women in these two demos. HGTV also achieved another record-breaking month in August, marking 15 consecutive months of year-over-year ratings growth among P25-54 for the network. Programs such as Beach Flip; Tiny House, Big Living; Property Brothers: Buying and Selling and Beachfront Bargain Hunt drove the network to a record-breaking August. In addition, HGTV ended its strong August performance with a #1 cable network ranking among P25-54 in primetime (M-Su 8P-12A) on Friday, August 28.
"The strong performances of our summer series continue to drive HGTV's ratings growth and help the network achieve another remarkable milestone," said Allison Page, general manager, HGTV, DIY Network and GAC.
America's leading home and lifestyle brand, HGTV features a top-rated cable network that is distributed to more than 96 million U.S. households and HGTV.com, the premier source for home-related inspiration, instruction and entertainment, attracts more than six million people each month. The brand also includes the HGTV HOME(TM) consumer products line which showcases exclusive collections of paint, flooring, furniture, plants, fabrics and other home-oriented products. For more information on HGTV HOME branded products and to find a retailer, go to www.hgtvhome.com. In partnership with Hearst Magazines, the HGTV Magazine, a home and lifestyle publication, is currently available on newsstands. Viewers can become fans of HGTV and interact with other home improvement enthusiasts through Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram. Headquartered in Knoxville, Tenn., HGTV is owned by Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. (SNI).