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September 13, 2021

ABC Is Monday’s No. 1 Network for 5th Consecutive Week in Adults 18-49

Quick Take for Monday, Sept. 6, 2021 (National Live+3 Day Program Ratings)

ABC Is Monday’s No. 1 Network for 5th Consecutive Week in Adults 18-49

‘Bachelor in Paradise’ Wins Monday for 4th Time in 4 Weeks

‘Bachelor in Paradise’ Emerges as Night’s Most-Watched Program


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ABC Monday Primetime (8:00-11:00 p.m. – 3.2 million and 0.9/7 in AD18-49):
ABC won Monday for the 5th consecutive week among Adults 18-49 (0.9/7) in the Live+3 Day ratings, beating original lineups on Fox by 29% (0.7/5) and on NBC by 80% (0.5/4).


  • ABC’s “Bachelor in Paradise” ranked as Monday’s No. 1 program for the 4th time in 4 weeks with Adults 18-49 (1.2/9), dominating its nearest competition on the night by 71% (Fox’s “Hell’s Kitchen” = 0.7/5). In addition, “Bachelor in Paradise” emerged as Monday’s most-watched program (4.0 million), moving ahead of NBC’s “American Ninja Warrior” to lead by 11% in Total Viewers (4.0 million vs. 3.6 million).


Source: The Nielsen Company, National Live+3 Day Program Ratings, 9/6/21.


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Salima Merchant

Media Relations

Salima Merchant


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