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Univision Defeats All Broadcast Networks Including ABC, CBS, NBC and FOX For the Second Consecutive Sunday Night

By Univision PR Team

Jul 16, 2019

Univision Defeats All Broadcast Networks including ABC, CBS, NBC and FOX for the Second Consecutive Sunday Night Among Adults 18-34

Univision Delivers Year-Over-Year Primetime Audience Growth For Second Straight Week Across Key Demos and Finishes Ahead of ABC, CBS, NBC or FOX on Six Out of Seven Nights with Adults 18-34


Univision Broadcast Prime Highlights – Week of July 8, 2019 to July 14, 2019

  • For the second consecutive Sunday night, Univision captured the No. 1 broadcast network ranking for the entire night, outperforming ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX, The CW and Telemundo among Adults 18-34. The special live coverage of Campeón de Campeones between Club América and Tigres UANL drew in 1.4 million Total Viewers 2+ and ranked as the second and fifth most-watched program on broadcast television among Adults 18-34 (340,000) and Adults 18-49 (758,000), respectively. The sports event also propelled Univision to a first-place finish on Spanish-language television for the fourth consecutive Sunday night with double-digit audience advantages over Telemundo among Total Viewers 2+ (+37% adv.), Adults 18-49 (+59% adv.) and Adults 18-34 (+46% adv.).
  • Univision finished ahead of The CW in primetime for the 42nd consecutive week since the start of the current 2018/2019 season with 1.1 million Total Viewers 2+, 452,000 Adults 18-49 and 195,000 Adults 18-34.
  • For the second consecutive week, Univision delivered year-over-year audience growth during primetime among Adults 18-34 (+20% to 195,000), Adults 18-49 (+7% to 452,000) and Total Viewers 2+ (+1% to 1.1 million).
  • Univision out-delivered one or more of the English-language broadcast networks (ABC, CBS, NBC or FOX) on six out of seven nights last week among Adults 18-34.
  • Univision’s “La Reina Soy Yo” delivered 1.2 million Total Viewers 2+, 456,000 Adults 18-49 and 214,000 Adults 18-34, positioning it as the No. 1 Spanish-language network during the weeknight 8 p.m. hour with double-digit audience advantages over Telemundo’s “Un Poquito Tuyo” among Total Viewers 2+ (+44% adv.), Adults 18-49 (+40% adv.) and Adults 18-34 (+43% adv.). The series also averaged more Adult 18-34 viewers than first-run episodes of ABC’s “Marvel Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” and “Reef Break;” CBS’ “Blood & Treasure,” “Elementary,” “Instinct,” “The Code” and “The Good Fight;” NBC’s “Hollywood Game Night” and “The InBetween;” FOX’s “So You Think You Can Dance” and “What Just Happened??! with Fred Savage;” as well as The CW’s “Burden of Truth,” “IZombie,” “Jane The Virgin,” “Penn & Teller: Fool Us,” “The Hundred,” “The Outpost” and “Whose Line Is It Anyway.”
  • Saturday night’s special broadcast of “Balon De Oro” attracted more Total Viewers 2+ (+15% to 652,000) and Adults 18-49 (+16% to 309,000) to the network’s 9 p.m. to 11 p.m. time slot from the prior week and made Univision the No. 1 Spanish-language network for the entire night, out-delivering Telemundo by +13% among Adults 18-49 and +18% among Total Viewers 2+.
Source: Nielsen, NPM (07/08/2019-07/14/2019) Mon-Sat 8pm-11pm/Sun 7pm-11pm, Live+SD.


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