The daytime soap opera ratings are in for the week of August 27-31, 2012, and it was a good week for GENERAL HOSPITAL. The show was up in Total Viewers (+215,000) and Women 18-49 Viewers (+52,000), moved up to No. 2 in the Women 18-49 demo (1.0) and was tied with THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS in the Women 18-34 demo (0.6).
Total Viewers (versus last week/versus last year)
1. THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS 4,339,000 (-166,000/-86,000)
2. THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL 3,111,000 (-173,000/+384,000)
3. GENERAL HOSPITAL 2,661,000 (+215,000/+175,000)
4. DAYS OF OUR LIVES 2,571,000 (-200,000/+208,000)
DAYS was not only down in Total Viewers but all the key demos. With that said DAYS is still up year-over-year in Total Viewers.