Press Release

June 21, 2022

‘This Week with George Stephanopoulos’ Ranks No. 1 in Adults 25-54 for the 7th Time in the Last 8 Weeks

**Ratings Report for ABC News’ “This Week”
For Sunday, June 19, 2022

‘This Week with George Stephanopoulos’ Ranks No. 1 in Adults 25-54 for the 7th Time in the Last 8 Weeks


‘This Week’ Beats ‘Meet the Press’ in Total Viewers


‘This Week’ Improves on the Previous Week in Total Viewers and Adults 25-54 and Increases Year to Year in Adults 25-54 


Season to Date, ‘This Week’ Is Ranking No. 1 in Adults 25-54, Leading CBS’ ‘Face the Nation’ and NBC’s ‘Meet the Press’ for the First Time in 28 Years 

“This Week with George Stephanopoulos” ranked No. 1 in Adults 25-54 on Sunday, June 20, 2022, based on Live + Same Day Data from Nielsen Media Research. “This Week” took the top spot for the 7th time in the last 8 weeks.


In addition, “This Week” beat “Meet the Press” in Total Viewers.


“This Week” improved on the previous week in Total Viewers (+5% – 2.402 million vs. 2.289 million) and Adults 25-54 (+13% – 521,000 vs. 463,000).

“This Week” increased year to year in Adults 25-54 (+11% – 521,000 vs. 469,000).


Season to date, “This Week” is ranking No. 1 in Adults 25-54, leading CBS’ “Face the Nation” and NBC’s “Meet the Press” at this point of the season for the first time in 28 years — since the 1993-94 season.

“This Week” is leading NBC’s “Meet the Press” in Total Viewers season to date for the first time in 7 years — since the 2014-2015 season. In addition, “This Week” is cutting its season margin with “Face the Nation” by 18% (286,000 vs. 348,000) to its smallest gap in 12 years — since the 2009-2010 season.

George Stephanopoulos is anchor, Martha Raddatz is chief global affairs correspondent and co-anchor, and Jonathan Karl is chief Washington correspondent and co-anchor of “This Week.” Dax Tejera is executive producer of the broadcast.

Sunday, June 19, 2022                              TOTAL VIEWERS        A25-54 (000)/Rtg

ABC “THIS WEEK”                                          2,402,000                       521,000/0.4

NBC “MEET THE PRESS”                                2,227,000                       431,000/0.4

CBS “FACE THE NATION”                             2,562,000                       461,000/0.4

CBS “FACE THE NATION-2”                          1,997,000                      330,000/0.3

FOX “FOX NEWS SUNDAY”                              903,000                      226,000/0.2

Source: The Nielsen Company, NTI (Total Viewers and Adults 25-54); Live + SD for 6/19/22, 6/12/22 and 6/20/21 or as dated. Most Current: 2021 -2022 Season (9/20/21 – 6/19/22) and 2020 -2021 Season (9/21/20 – 6/20/21).  *Beginning 8/31/20, National ratings also include Out of Home (OOH) viewing. Prior to 8/31/20, ratings do not include OOH viewing. Nielsen ratings for “This Week” include additional airings in select markets. Averages based on regular telecasts.

ABC News Media Relations
Denise Horn

Pons Rongavill

Media Relations

Pons Rongavilla


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