soap opera ratings 2021

Latest Soap Ratings: Week of January 17, 2022 (Includes Full Season-to-Date Ratings)

DAYS Hits Season High, CBS Soaps Bounce Back, GH Slips Slightly Here’s how each of the four daytime soap operas performed this week: Week of 1/17-1/21/22 Total Viewers(in millions) (+/-)Last Week (+/-) Last Year Young and The restless 3,672,000 (+83,000)+2% (+385,000)+12% Bold andthe beautiful 2,955,000 (+73,000)+3% (+77,000)+3% General Hospital 2,184,000 (-125,000)-5% (+169,000)+8% Days of ourlives…Read more

Latest Soap Ratings: ‘GH’ Steals Second for XMAS, Satan Claus Scores for ‘Days’

CBS Soaps Get Coal For Christmas Last week was a snoozefest in the ratings for this soap opera fan- but man, the week of Christmas brought the excitement. It may be halfway through January, but it feels like Christmas to me! Both ‘GH’ and ‘DAYS’ made Santa’s list for their networks, who are sure to…Read more

Latest soap opera ratings: 11/12/2021

Every Soap Opera Saw Viewership Climb in This Week’s Ratings This week every soap opera had a reason to celebrate, with all soaps up multiple categories. As always the raw data is courtesy of Soap Opera Network. Check them out. Oh and their message boards are dope. This week has the added bonus of a…Read more

Latest Daily Soap Opera Ratings: 11/1-11/5

Daily Soap Opera Ratings: Women 18-49 & Women 25-54 Here’s a look at this week’s daily soap opera ratings. The weekly numbers are all we can currently see for total viewers which is unfortunate. You can see how well the soap operas performed in total viewers here. On the brightside we do have access to…Read more

Latest Soap Ratings: Every Episode, Every Soap Ranked : 10/1/2021

Every Episode, Every Soap Ranked: 10/1/2021 Women 25-54: Daily Breakdown Monday 9/27/21 General Hospital and Young and The restless started off the week tied for first in the demographic with a .61. Bold and The Beautiful was 3rd with a .56 and Days of Our Lives ranked last today- and every other day this week…Read more

Latest Soap Ratings: Every Episode, Every Soap Ranked : 9/24/21

Every Episode, Every Soap Ranked: 9/24/21 Women 18-49: One Low Rated Episode Can Ruin A Soap’s Entire Week GH had a stellar week in the Women 18-49 demographic… except for Friday’s episode. The ABC soap opera averaged a .35 rating, just behind B&B’s second place .36- and that’s only because of rounding. GH actually pulled…Read more

Latest Soap Opera Ratings: Week of 9/24/21

Three out of the four soaps increased in total viewers from last year’s premiere week. Only one of them managed to grow in every category. Even though it’s been just one week, it’s worth noting that compared to the just-completed 2020-2021 season, all four soaps increased in total viewers season to date. GH built on…Read more

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…Read more

‘Bold And The Beautiful’: Ratings For The 2020-2021 Season, Updated 8/20/2021

What viewers are not counted in these numbers? Great question. If you watch the episode via DVR-recording AFTER 3:00 AM, it would not count for the Live-Plus-Same-Day ratings. Those views are counted during Live-Plus-Seven-Day ratings which include (you guessed it), all the DVR viewing during the first week after the episode airs. Also not included:…Read more

Latest Soap Opera Ratings Week of 8/13 Update

All Soaps Up From Last Year As the season approaches a close, all four soap operas are looking to be in pretty great shape. ABC’s General Hospital saw viewers return, with increases in all categories. GH continued to perform best compared to last season in total viewers. Days Of Our Lives returned strong after a…Read more

Soap Opera Ratings 2020-2021 Season To Date

The 2020-2021 season ends in just a few short weeks. Here’s a look at how each soap opera performed in total viewers. Expect an update in the next couple of days (or maybe even hours) with the most recent week’s rating breakdown for each show. Expect an updated version of the season-to-date chart before the…Read more

Latest Ratings Soap Opera Ratings: Week of August 6th, 2021

Latest Ratings Soap Opera Ratings: Week of August 6th, 2021 With NBC‘s coverage of the Olympics, Days of Our Lives remained on break for a second week. The network has continued to dominate every timeslot any of Tokyo Games events have aired in and by a landslide. However, the sporting event is down up to…Read more

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…Read more

Latest Soap Opera Ratings July 19-23, 2021

Moving ‘Bold’-ly Towards Future ‘DAYS Ratings Overshadowed By NBC’s Days Of Our Lives Spin-Off Announcement Wow. What a week. The soap news cycle rises and sets by weekly ratings, but the live + same day viewing numbers as well as demographics might mean less than ever. How else does one explain the lowest rated soap…Read more

Latest Ratings: Week of July 16 2021

Week of July 16th Soap Opera Ratings Updated Women 18-49 and Women 25-54 demographics included Something Positive For Each Soap, But CBS On A Hot Streak Great news! The great people of [www.soaoperanetwork.com] published the demographic ratings for the two most recent weeks. Looking at each of the four remaining soap operas, everybody had at…Read more