ABC’s ‘Bachelor in Paradise’ Finale Delivers a Tuesday Season High in Viewers and Ties a 2-Year High in Adults 18-49
Quick Take for Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019
(Fast Affiliate Live + Same Day Ratings)
ABC Ranks No. 1 on Tuesday With a 7-Week High in Adults 18-49
ABC’s ‘BIP’ Finale Builds to a Tuesday Season High in Viewers
and Matches a 2-Year High in Adults 18-49
ABC Tuesday Prime (8:00-11:00 p.m. – 4.4 million and 1.3/7 in AD18-49):
Featuring the 3-hour season finale of “Bachelor in Paradise,” ABC ranked as the No. 1 network on Tuesday in Adults 18-49 (1.3/7 – tied with NBC). ABC shot up week to week by 29% in Total Viewers (4.4 million vs. 3.4 million) and by 63% with Adults 18-49 (1.3/7 vs. 0.8/4) to hit 7-week highs on the night – since 7/30/19.
“Bachelor in Paradise” (8:00-11:00 p.m. – 4.4 million and 1.3/7 in AD18-49):
ABC’s “Bachelor in Paradise” grew for the 3rd straight week in Total Viewers (+7% – 4.4 million vs. 4.1 million) to deliver its most-watched Tuesday telecast of the season and spiked by double digits week to week among Adults 18-49 (+18% – 1.3/7 vs. 1.1/6) to match a season high. In fact, “BIP” built over its year-ago finale by 8% among Adults 18-49 (1.2/6 on 9/11/18) to tie the show’s highest-rated telecast on any night in over 2 years – since 8/28/17.
- ABC’s “Bachelor in Paradise” finale was Tuesday’s No. 1 show among Adults 18-34, Women 18-34 and Women 18-49 (tie).
Source: The Nielsen Company, Fast Affiliate Live + Same Day Ratings, 9/17/19.
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