The Young and the Restless increased +2% in viewers (4.82M from 4.74M) from last week and +9% from last year (from 4.43M). The Bold and the Beautiful notched increases of +9% in viewers (3.82M from 3.45M) and +8% in women 25-54 (1.4/09 from 1.3/09) versus last week and +10% in viewers (from 3.46M) compared to a year ago.
Below is a breakdown of the daytime soap opera Nielsen ratings by category:
Total Viewers (versus previous week/versus same week last year)
1. The Young and the Restless 4,823,000 (+83,000/+395,000)
2. The Bold and the Beautiful 3,815,000 (+316,000/+356,000)
3. General Hospital 2,555,000 (+11,000/-284,000)
4. Days of our Lives 2,443,000 (+41,000/-46,000)
Women 18-49 Viewers
1. The Young and the Restless 714,000 (-17,000/+30,000)
2. The Bold and the Beautiful 581,000 (+36,000/-12,000)
3. Days of our Lives 448,000 (-25,000/-89,000)
4. General Hospital 389,000 (-15,000/-225,000)*
* New all-time low for GH.
Women 18-34 Viewers
1. The Young and the Restless 211,000 (+15,000/+58,000)
2. The Bold and the Beautiful 174,000 (+43,000/+16,000)
3. General Hospital 128,000 (-2,000/-47,000)
4. Days of our Lives 124,000 (-12,000/-37,000)
Women 25-54 Viewers
1. The Young and the Restless 1,018,000 (-3,000/-72,000)
2. The Bold and the Beautiful 840,000 (+50,000/-20,000)
3. Days of our Lives 588,000 (-16,000/-112,000)
4. General Hospital 542,000 (-16,000/-281,000)
(via CBS and SON)
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