Tag: Nielsen Ratings

Soap Opera Ratings For February 7-11, 2022: Winter Olympics Rank 4th Behind ‘Y&R’, B&B’ and ‘GH’ In Viewers

The 2022 Winter Olympics on NBC replaced Days of Our Lives this week, but were no match for the soap operas in total viewers. The Olympics ranked in fourth place behind ‘Young and The Restless’ and ‘Bold and The Beautiful’ on CBS and ‘General Hospital’ on ABC.

What Are The “Ratings”?

The ratings measure… What? How? Why? What are the “ratings”? How do they work? You probably have wondered how television networks make money. If you haven’t, it is perhaps because you already are familiar with what keeps all forms of entertainment from truly being awesome: advertising. Those frustrating commercials that interrupt General Hospital and any […]

Latest Soap Opera Ratings Week Ending 7/30/2021

Olympics In Place of ‘DAYS’ Can’t Stop CBS Soaps, Games Coverage Trips Up ‘GH’ Y&R Hits Total Viewer High, Ties High in Demo Against Olympics on NBC The number one soap since the 1988 Olympics, Young And The Restless continued to hold the title, hitting a season-high in total viewers and tied its high in […]

Soap Opera Ratings 2020-2021 Season To Date (Updated Through Week of 7/30)

Latest Season-To-Date Soap Opera Ratings 2020-2021 (Updated Through Week of 7/30)

Soap Opera Ratings June 21-25, 2021

Soap Opera Ratings June 21-25, 2021 ‘General Hospital’ Hits Season High In Total Viewers, Most Watched Week Since April 2020 This week, GH hit a 13-month high with 2.276 million viewers tuning in. The last time more viewers was April 20-24, 2020 which was the last week of CBS’ soaps new episodes before the shutdown. […]

GH’s Actors Win, Actresses Shut Out

GH’s Female Performers Shut Out at Emmy’s While Men Repeat Wins The cast and crew of General Hospital had reason to celebrate after this year’s Daytime Emmy Awards. With a total of 21 nominations, the longest running scripted series on television had the most nominations of any daytime drama. This year saw GH take home […]