HGTV LANDS #1 POSITION IN CABLE W25-54 PRIME RATINGS FOR THREE CONSECUTIVE WEEKS
New York [For Immediate Release - February 10, 2016] HGTV ranked as the #1 cable network for three weeks in a row among W25-54 primetime ratings. During the weeks of January 18, January 25, and February 1, the network beat out all cable networks to take the #1 spot among the key demos of W25-54 and upscale W25-54. Coming off of its best month ever in January, HGTV is currently up 8% in 1Q16 versus last year among W25-54 and up 10% among P25-54 primetime ratings. Programs such as Fixer Upper, Flip or Flop, and Property Brothers are driving the network to record ratings.
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).