Press Release

April 9, 2021

ABC Wins Sunday Among Adults 18-49

ABC Wins Sunday Among Adults 18-49

April 9, 2021

 

Quick Take for Sunday, April 4, 2021

(National Live+3 Day Program Ratings)

 

ABC Wins Sunday Among Adults 18-49

 

‘American Idol’ Ranks No. 1 in Its 2-Hour Time Slot

 

‘The Rookie’ Posts Gains Over Prior Week

 

Series photos are available at dgepress.com/abc.

 

ABC Sunday Primetime (7:00-11:00 p.m. – 6.2 million and 0.9/7 in AD18-49):

ABC ranked as Sunday’s No. 1 network among Adults 18-49 (0.9/7) in the Live+3 Day ratings, topping runner-up CBS with an all-original lineup by 13% (0.8/6).

 

·       ABC’s “American Idol” stood as the No. 1 program in its 2-hour time period with Adults 18-49 (1.0/7), leading its nearest competition in the slot by 11% (CBS’ “The Equalizer”/“NCIS: Los Angeles” = 0.9/7).

 

·       ABC’s “The Rookie” grew over its week-earlier mid-season premiere in both Total Viewers (+2% – 6.7 million vs. 6.6 million) and Adults 18-49 (+13% – 0.9/7 vs. 0.8/6). The ABC drama won Sunday’s 10 p.m. hour with Adults 18-49 by 29% over runner-up CBS’ “NCIS: New Orleans” (0.9/7 vs. 0.7/6).

 

Source: The Nielsen Company, National Live+3 Day Program Ratings, 4/4/21. Beginning 8/31/20, National Program Ratings also include Out of Home (OOH) viewing.

 

*COPYRIGHT ©2021 American Broadcasting Companies, Inc. All photography is copyrighted material and is for editorial use only. Images are not to be archived, altered, duplicated, resold, retransmitted or used for any other purposes without written permission of ABC. Images are distributed to the press in order to publicize current programming. Any other usage must be licensed. Photos posted for Web use must be at the low resolution of 72dpi, no larger than 2×3 in size.

 

Contact

Salima Merchant

salima.merchant@abc.com

 

— ABC —

Media Relations

Michaela Zukowski

Share this release