Logo

TVWeek

What’s the Top Basic Cable Network of 2014 in Total Viewers?

Dec 22, 2014  •  Post A Comment

The cable network that is poised to finish 2014 as the top basic cable net in total viewers for total day will also be No. 1 in total day in kids 2-11. The network is Nickelodeon, which issued an announcement today saying it’s projected to end the year at No. 1 in both measures.

From Dec. 30, 2013, through Dec. 18, 2014, Nick had a 2.6 average rating and 808,000 viewers 2-11, and 1.5 million total viewers.

“In a year marked by a record amount of new content launches, Nick’s 2014 performance is currently +13% ahead of the next closest competitor with kids 2-11 and ahead +9% among total viewers,” the network said. “This year, Nickelodeon launched the live-action hits ‘Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn’ and ‘Henry Danger,’ which both posted year-over-year increases in their time periods with key kid demos. ‘Nicky, Ricky, Dicky and Dawn’ grew +12% with kids 2-11 over last year and +27% with kids 6-11, while ‘Henry Danger’ saw increases of +11% with kids 2-11 and +20% with kids 6-11.”

Another live-action Nickelodeon show, “Every Witch Way,” is among the top 10 kids’ programs of the year with +25% year-over-year increases in kids 2-11. Meanwhile, “SpongeBob SquarePants” is the No. 1 animated kids program with total viewers across basic cable.

nickelodeon-logo

One Comment

  1. Man, what a come back! Great job to “Nickelodeon!”

Your Comment

Email (will not be published)