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June 7, 2021

ABC’s ‘The Good Doctor’ Ranks as Monday’s No. 1 Program in Total Viewers

ABC Drama Doubles in Delayed Viewing in Adults 18-49


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“The Good Doctor” (10:00-11:00 p.m. – 6.4 million and 0.8/6 in AD18-49):
ABC’s “The Good Doctor” ranked as Monday’s No. 1 program in Total Viewers (6.4 million) in the Live+3 Day numbers. The ABC drama also emerged as the night’s No. 1 entertainment series among Adults 18-49 (0.8/6), tying Fox’s “Hell’s Kitchen” premiere and moving up from No. 3 in Live+Same Day.


Airing on the Memorial Day holiday, “The Good Doctor” jumped by +100% among Adults 18-49 from Live+Same Day to Live+3. In addition, “The Good Doctor” soared by +81% in Total Viewers after 3 days of TV delayed viewing, marking its biggest playback lift since February – since 2/22/21.


Source: The Nielsen Company, National Live+3 Day Program Ratings, 5/31/21. Beginning 8/31/20, National Program Ratings also include Out of Home (OOH) viewing.


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Salima Merchant

Media Relations

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