ABC's ‘The Bachelorette’ Hits a New Season High in Total Viewers

ABC's ‘The Bachelorette’ Hits a New Season High in Total Viewers

Quick Take for Monday, July 8, 2019
(Fast Affiliate Live + Same Day Ratings)

ABC Leads Monday With ‘The Bachelorette’ and ‘Grand Hotel’
for the 4th Week in a Row in Total Viewers and Adults 18-49

ABC’s ‘The Bachelorette’ Hits a New Season High in Total Viewers  

ABC’s ‘Grand Hotel’ Grows 20% Week to Week in Women 18-34

ABC Monday Prime Time (8:00-11:00 p.m. – 5.0 million and 1.2/6 in AD18-49):
ABC’s lineup with “The Bachelorette” and “Grand Hotel” won Monday night for the 4th straight week, leading runner-up NBC with “American Ninja Warrior” and “Dateline” by 19% in Total Viewers (5.0 million vs. 4.2 million) and by 50% in Adults 18-49 (1.2/6 vs. 0.8/4). In fact, ABC turned in its most-watched Monday with entertainment programming this summer.

  • From 8:00-10:00 p.m., ABC’s “The Bachelorette” stood as Monday’s top TV program for the 4th week running in Total Viewers (6.0 million) and Adults 18-49 (1.5/7), standing as the night’s No. 1 TV series on each of its 8 telecasts of the season in young adults. Head-to-head in the 2-hour time period, “The Bachelorette” dominated NBC’s “American Ninja Warrior” (4.5 million and 0.9/4) by 1.5 million viewers and by 67% in Adults 18-49. “The Bachelorette” grew over the prior week in Total Viewers by 5% to a new season high, while holding even at a season high in Adults 18-49 (5.7 million and 1.5/8, respectively, for 7/1/19).

 

  • At 10:00 p.m., ABC’s “Grand Hotel” held steady from the previous week in Total Viewers (2.9 million vs. 3.0 million) and Adults 18-49 (0.5/3 vs. 0.6/3). In addition, the new ABC drama won its hour by 100% over its nearest competition in Women 18-34 (0.6/4 vs. 0.3/2 for NBC’s “Dateline”) and grew 20% week to week.

Source: The Nielsen Company, Fast Affiliate Live + Same Day Ratings, 7/8/19.

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