Press Release

October 12, 2021

ABC Ranks as Tuesday’s No. 1 Entertainment Network in Adults 18-49

Quick Take for Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2021

(National Live+3 Day Program Ratings)

ABC Ranks as Tuesday’s No. 1 Entertainment Network in Adults 18-49

‘Bachelor in Paradise’ Hits Near 2.0 Rating in Multiplatform+3 Day Viewing


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ABC Tuesday Primetime (8:00-11:00 p.m. – 3.7 million and 1.0/7 in AD18-49):

Driven by the three-hour season finale of “Bachelor in Paradise,” ABC ranked as Tuesday’s No. 1 entertainment network with Adults 18-49 (1.0/7), beating NBC by 25% (0.8/6), CBS by 25% (0.8/6) and Fox by 67% (0.6/4).

After three days of viewing across linear and digital platforms, “Bachelor in Paradise” averaged a 1.97 rating among Adults 18-49 this season, more than doubling its initial Live+Same Day rating with an increase of +132% (0.85 rating to 1.97 rating). In addition, “Bachelor in Paradise” grew by +2.3 million Total Viewers after three days of multiplatform viewing (3.1 million to 5.4 million).

Source: The Nielsen Company, National Live+3 Day Program Ratings, 10/5/21. ABC Multiplatform+3 Day Ratings.

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Salima Merchant

Media Relations

Salima Merchant


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