Press Release

October 19, 2021

‘Good Morning America’ Is the No. 1 Morning Show in Total Viewers for the Week of Oct. 11

** Ratings Report for ABC News’ “Good Morning America”

For the week of Oct. 11, 2021

‘Good Morning America’ Is the No. 1 Morning Show in Total Viewers for the Week of Oct. 11

‘GMA’ Ranks No. 1 in Adults 25-54 on Thursday, Oct. 14

Season to Date, ‘GMA’ Is No. 1 in Total Viewers for the 10th Year in a Row

“Good Morning America” ranked as the morning’s No. 1 newscast in Total Viewers (3.253 million) for the week of Oct. 11, 2021, based on Live + Same Day Data from Nielsen Media Research. “GMA” outdelivered “Today” (3.174 million) by 79,000.

 

On Thursday (10/14/21), “GMA” ranked No. 1 in Adults 25-54, leading NBC’s Today by 36,000 (835,000 vs. 799,000).

 

Season to date, “GMA” (3.287 million) is ranking as No. 1 morning newscast in Total Viewers for the 10th year in a row, leading NBC’s “Today” (3.178 million) by 109,000.

 

During the week, “GMA” (3.253 million, 764,000 and 493,000, respectively) defeated “CBS Mornings” (2.490 million, 529,000 and 375,000, respectively) in Total Viewers (+763,000), Adults 25-54 (+235,000) and Adults 18-49 (+118,000).

 

NOTE: Due to the holiday on Monday (10/11/21), “Good Morning America” was retitled to “GMA-ABC.”  The retitled telecast is excluded from the weekly and season averages.  ABC’s weekly averages are based on four days (Tue-Fri).

 

MORNING NEWS (Week of Oct. 11, 2021):

 

TOTAL VIEWERS     ADULTS 25-54       ADULTS 18-49     HOUSEHOLDS

GOOD MORNING AMERICA            3,253,000       0.6/11;    764,000     0.4/ 9;         493,000             2.3/13

TODAY                                                      3,174,000       0.7/12;    874,000      0.5/12;       621,000              2.2/13

CBS MORNINGS                                      2,490,000       0.4/ 7;     529,000       0.3/ 7;      375,000              1.7/10

 

Source: The Nielsen Company, NTI Total Viewers, Adults 25-54 and Adults 18-49 Live + SD Current Week (w/o 10/11/21), Previous Week (w/o 10/4/21) and Year-Ago Week (w/o 10/12/20).  Most Current: 2021 -2022 Season (9/20 – 10/17/21 and 2020 -2021 Season (9/21 – 10/18/20). Beginning 8/31/20, national ratings also include Out of Home (OOH) viewing. Averages based on regular telecasts. 

 

Emmy® Award-winning “GMA,” featuring the anchor team of Robin Roberts, George Stephanopoulos, Michael Strahan and chief meteorologist Ginger Zee, airs live Monday–Friday (7:00-9:00 a.m. EDT) on ABC. Simone Swink is the executive producer.

 

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ABC News Media Relations
Elizabeth Hecht
elizabeth.g.hecht@abc.com

 

Pons Rongavilla
ponciano.rongavilla@abc.com

 

Media Relations

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