Nov. 17, 2020
Ratings Report for ABC’s ”The View”
For Week of Nov. 2 and Nov. 9, 2020
Season to Date, ‘The View’ Ranks No. 1 in Households for the First Time
in Its 24-Year History and Sees Gains in Total Viewers,
Delivering Its Most-Watched Season in 6 Years
For the Ninth Consecutive Week, ‘The View’ Ranks No. 1 in Households Among the Daytime Network and Syndicated Talk Shows and News Programs
On Monday With Guest Cindy McCain, ‘The View’ Scores Its Most-Watched Telecast in Nearly 7 Months
Year to Year, ‘The View’ Posts Increases in All Key Target Demos
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For the week of Nov. 2, 2020, the most recent week including syndication, ABC’s “The View” ranked No. 1 in Households (2.2 rtg) for the 9th consecutive week, leading NBC’s “Today Third Hour” (2.0 rtg) and “Dr. Phil” (1.7 rtg), among the daytime network and syndicated talk shows and news programs. In fact, season to date, “The View” ranks No. 1 in Households (2.2 rtg) for the first time in its 24-year history at this point in the season.
“The View” averaged 3.081 million Total Viewers, 410,000 Women 25-54 and 265,000 Women 18-49 during the week of Nov. 9, 2020, based on Live + Same Day Data from Nielsen Media Research.
On Monday (11/9/20) with guest Cindy McCain, “The View” scored its most-watched telecast (3.286 million) in nearly 7 months—since 4/16/20.
For the 2nd week in a row, “The View” improved on the same week last year in all key target demos: Total Viewers (+17% – 3.081 million vs. 2.634 million), Women 25-54 (+9% – 410,000 vs. 376,000) and Women 18-49 (+2% – 265,000 vs. 261,000).
Season to date, “The View” is up compared to the same point last season in Total Viewers (+14% – 2.958 million vs. 2.599 million), delivering its most-watched season in 6 years—since the 2014-2015 season.
Source: The Nielsen Company, NTI Total Viewers, Women 25-54 and Women 18-49 Live + SD Current Week (w/o 11/9/20), Previous Week (w/o 11/2/20) and Year-Ago Week (w/o 11/11/19), or as dated. Most Current: Season 2020-2021 (9/7 – 11/15/20) and Season 2019-2020 (9/2 – 11/17/20). Syndication Season (9/14 – 11/9/20). *Beginning 8/31/20, national ratings also include Out of Home (OOH) viewing. Averages based on regular telecasts.
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