‘Live with Kelly and Ryan’ Spikes by Double Digits Across All Key Measures

‘Live with Kelly and Ryan’ Spikes by Double Digits Across All Key Measures

March 2, 2021

 

Ratings Report: Week of Feb. 15, 2021

(National Live + Same Day Program Ratings)

 

‘Live with Kelly and Ryan’ Spikes by Double Digits Across All Key Measures

 

‘Live’ Matches a Season High in Women 25-54

and Draws Its 2nd-Largest Audience This Season

 

‘Live’ Improves Over the Same Week Last Year in Viewers

 

‘Live’ Is the No. 1 Syndicated Talk Show for the 13th Consecutive Week

 

During the week of Feb. 15, 2021, “Live with Kelly and Ryan” matched its highest-rated week of the season among Women 25-54, growing over the prior week by 13% (0.9 rating vs. 0.8 rating). In addition, “Live with Kelly and Ryan” was up week to week by 17% in Total Viewers (2.918 million vs. 2.502 million) to draw its biggest audience in 7 weeks (since the week of 12/28/20) and to attract its 2nd-largest audience this season. “Live with Kelly and Ryan” also improved over the previous week by 11% in Households (2.0 rating vs. 1.8 rating).

 

“Live with Kelly and Ryan” improved over the same week last year by 10% in Total Viewers (2.918 million vs. 2.661 million for w/o 2/17/20).

 

“Live with Kelly and Ryan” ranked as the No. 1 syndicated talk show for the 13th consecutive week in Households (2.0 rating-tie), Total Viewers (2.918 million) and Women 25-54 (0.9 rating). “Live with Kelly and Ryan” outdelivered “Dr. Phil” by 5% in Total Viewers (2.918 million vs. 2.791 million) and by 29% with Women 25-54 (0.9 rating vs. 0.7 rating), while tying “Dr. Phil” in Households.

 

In its 33rd season, “Live with Kelly and Ryan” ranks as the season’s No. 1 syndicated talk show for the first time ever in Households (1.9 rating), Total Viewers (2.674 million) and Women 25-54 (0.8 rating), beating “Dr. Phil” in all three Nielsen measures.

 

On average for the season, “Live with Kelly and Ryan” dominates “Ellen” by enormous double-digit margins across all key measures: Households (+73% – 1.9 rating vs. 1.1 rating), Total Viewers (+76% – 2.674 million vs. 1.518 million) and Women 25-54 (+60% – 0.8 rating vs. 0.5 rating).

 

“Live with Kelly and Ryan” is produced by WABC-TV in New York and executive produced by Michael Gelman, Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest. Visit “Live” on the web (KellyandRyan.com), Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and SnapChat (@LiveKellyRyan).

 

Source: The Nielsen Company, National Live + Same Day Program Ratings, weeks of 2/15/21, 2/8/21 and 1/18/21 and 2/17/20 and 2020-2021 season (9/7/20-2/21/21). Beginning 8/31/20, National Program Ratings also include Out of Home (OOH) viewing.

 

Media Contact:

Barbara Warren

“Live with Kelly and Ryan”

barbara.warren@disney.com

 

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