Ratings Report for Sunday, March 5, 2023

National Live+7 Day Program Ratings/ABC Multiplatform+7 Day Ratings

ABC’s ‘American Idol’ Hits New Season High in Total Viewers

‘American Idol’ Is Sunday’s No. 1 Program for 2nd Week in Row in Adults 18-49

“American Idol” (8:00-10:00 p.m. – 7.0 million Total Viewers and 0.9/8 in AD18-49 in L+7):

“American Idol” grew over the prior week by 6% in Total Viewers (7.0 million vs. 6.6 million) to score its most-watched telecast so far this season.

ABC’s “American Idol” was Sunday’s No. 1 program for the 2nd week in a row among Adults 18-49 (0.9/8). The ABC unscripted series dominated the night’s highest-rated program on CBS by 50% (0.6/6 for “60 Minutes” and “The Equalizer”), on Fox by 80% (0.5/4 for “Family Guy”) and on NBC by 125% (0.4/4 for “Magnum P.I.”).

American Idol

ABC // Season 21
American Idol was based on the British show Pop Idol created by Simon Fuller, which was in turn inspired by the New ...

After seven days of viewing across linear and digital platforms, “American Idol” soared to 8.1 million Total Viewers and hit a 1.37 rating in Adults 18-49.

Source: The Nielsen Company, preliminary National Live+7 Day Program and ABC Multiplatform+7 Day Ratings for 3/5/23.

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