Soap Ratings

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

Latest Soap Opera Ratings February 7-11,2022

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.

Latest Soap Ratings Spec: Will Soccer Shake Up the Ratings Race? Plus, a Look At The Few Times The status Quo Changed in total Viewers

If you follow the soap opera industry like I do, you probably know that the four remaining soaps are almost permanently glued to their ranking in total viewers. CBS holds the top two spots with ‘Y&R’ in first place and ‘B&B’ in second, ABC’s ‘General Hospital’ is third and ‘Days of Our Lives’ on NBC…Read more

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: ‘Days Of Our Lives’ Hits New High (Plus Season To Date Deep Dive)

The littlest soap opera that could, keeps on chugging along. ’Days of Our Lives’, that had the most impressive week of all four soaps, up 119,000 viewers week-to-week. ’DAYS’, hit a season high with a massive 1.909 million viewers tuning in to see Johnny possessed by the Devil. That was an increase of 7 percent…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 Ratings Week of September 10: Pre-Wedding Jitters? GH loses 169,000 Viewers From Last Week, Below 2 Million Viewers for the first time since October

Pre-Wedding Jitters? GH loses 169,000 Viewers From Last Week, Below 2 Million Viewers for the first time since October General Hospital has had everybody talking this week. That’s something, right? As I type this, Carly and Jason’s wedding is still ongoing- and no, Carly does not know Sonny’s alive yet. Many of you may not…Read more

Demon ‘DAYS’: NBC Soap Revisiting Marlena’s Demonic Possession

Looks like all hell is about to break loose on ’Days of our Lives’. What a time to be a soap fan. Just a week after the limited series dropped on NBC’s premium streaming service, Peacock, some more good news has emerged. NBC has already given DAYS fans a lot to be thankful for. After…Read more

Latest Soap Opera Ratings: August 27

CBS Soaps Looking Young and Bold. Is There a Crisis Brewing at GH? Steady DAYS Before ‘Salem” As the four remaining soap operas close out the 2020-2021 season, the CBS soaps continue to see positive trends across all categories. Meanwhile, General Hospital and Days of our Lives are facing demographic drops as same-day linear viewing…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 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

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….Read more