Press Release

October 4, 2022

‘Live with Kelly and Ryan’ Builds to a 4-Month High in Total Viewers

Ratings Report for Week of Sept. 19, 2022

National Live+Same Day Program Ratings


‘Live with Kelly and Ryan’ Builds to a 4-Month High in Total Viewers


‘Live’ Posts the Largest Weekly Growth of Any Daytime Talk Show in Viewers


‘Live’ Is the Week’s No. 1 Daytime Talker Across All Key Nielsen Measures



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During the week of Sept. 19, 2022, “Live with Kelly and Ryan” grew over the prior week by 13% in Total Viewers (2.200 million vs. 1.941 million) to score its most-watched week in four months – since the week of 5/23/22.


“Live with Kelly and Ryan” built over the previous week across all key Nielsen measures: Households (+7% – 1.5 rating vs. 1.4 rating), Total Viewers (+13% – 2.200 million vs. 1.941 million) and Women 25-54 (+20% – 0.6 rating vs. 0.5 rating). In fact, “Live” delivered the largest weekly growth of any daytime talk show – network or syndicated – in Total Viewers (+13%) and stood as the only daytime talker to post week-to-week gains across all three key Nielsen measures (Households: +7%, Total Viewers: +13%, Women 25-54: +20%).


“Live with Kelly and Ryan” topped “Dr. Phil” by 7% in Households (1.6 rating vs. 1.4 rating), by 9% in Total Viewers (2.200 million vs. 2.017 million) and by 50% among Women 25-54 (0.6 rating vs. 0.4 rating) to stand as the week’s No. 1 daytime talk show. In fact, “Live” ranked as the No. 1 daytime talk show for the 37th week in a row among Women 25-54 (including 15 weeks of ties).


About “Live with Kelly and Ryan”
“Live with Kelly and Ryan” is distributed in national syndication by Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution. The show is produced by WABC-TV in New York and executive produced by Michael Gelman, Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest. Visit “Live” on the web (, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat (@LiveKellyRyan).


Source: The Nielsen Company, National Live+Same Day Program Ratings, weeks of 9/19/22 and 9/12/22.


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