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November 23, 2021

‘Live with Kelly and Ryan’ Scores Its Most-Watched Week Since May

Ratings Report: Week of Nov. 8, 2021

National Live+Same Day Program Ratings


‘Live with Kelly and Ryan’ Scores Its Most-Watched Week Since May


‘Live’ Matches Season Highs in Households and Women 25-54


‘Live’ Builds Week to Week Across All Key Nielsen Measures


‘Live’ Is the No. 1 Daytime Talk Show in 9 of the Last 10 Weeks in Women 25-54

During the week of Nov. 8, 2021, “Live with Kelly and Ryan” grew week to week by 7% in Total Viewers (2.484 million vs. 2.323 million) to hit its most-watched week of the season. In fact, “Live” delivered its most-watched week since May – since the week of 5/24/21. In addition, “Live with Kelly and Ryan” built over the prior week by 6% in Households (1.7 rating vs. 1.6 rating) and by 17% among Women 25-54 (0.7 rating vs. 0.6 rating) to match season highs. “Live” was the only daytime talk show – network or syndicated – to deliver weekly growth with Women 25-54 (+17%).


“Live with Kelly and Ryan” ranked as the No. 1 daytime talk show of the week among Women 25-54, topping “Dr. Phil” by 17% (0.7 rating vs. 0.6 rating). In fact, “Live” ranked or tied as the No. 1 daytime talk show in 9 of the last 10 weeks of the season.


On average for the 2021-2022 season to date, “Live with Kelly and Ryan” stands as the No. 1 daytime talk show among Women 25-54 (0.7 rating), beating “Dr. Phil” by 17% (0.6 rating).


“Live with Kelly and Ryan” outdelivers the final season of “Ellen” by enormous double-digit margins in Households (+70% – 1.7 rating vs. 1.0 rating), Total Viewers (+75% – 2.414 million vs. 1.382 million) and Women 25-54 (+75% – 0.7 rating vs. 0.4 rating).


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 11/8/21, 11/1/21 and 2021-2022 season (9/6-11/14/21).


Media Contact:
Kim Harbin
“Live with Kelly and Ryan”

Media Relations

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