"This Week" Up Year-to-Year in Total Viewers and Adults 25-54 for 4th Time in 5 Weeks

ABC Program Grows the Most Week-to-Week in Key Adult News Demo

On May 13, 2012, ABC News' "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" drew 2.154 million Total Viewers and 749,000 Adults 25-54, according to Nielsen Media Research.   "This Week" improved on the prior week by 13% in Adults 25-54 (662,000, on 5/6/12) In fact, "This Week" grew the most week-to-week in the key adult news demo among the Sunday morning public affairs programs - CBS' "Face the Nation" (up less than +1%), NBC's "Meet the Press" (-8%) and Fox's "Fox News Sunday" (+3%).

"This Week" saw increases year-to-year (1.997 million and 638,000, respectively on 5/15/11) in both Total Viewers (+8%) and Adults 25-54 (+17%).  The ABC public affairs program has built on its year-ago numbers for the 4th time in the last 5 weeks.    

Jon Banner is the executive producer of "This Week with George Stephanopoulos."  Follow "This Week" on Twitter @ThisWeekABC.

Sunday, May 13, 2012 TOTAL VIEWERS A25-54 (000)/Rtg
ABC "THIS WEEK" 2,154,000 749,000/0.6
NBC "MEET THE PRESS" 2,718,000 842,000/0.7
CBS "FACE THE NATION" 3,010,000 771,000/0.6
FOX "FOX NEWS SUNDAY" 1,053,000 391,000/0.3

Source: The Nielsen Company, NTI (Total Viewers and Adults 25-54); Live+SD for 5/13/12, 5/6/12 & 5/15/11 or as dated. 

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