Nickelodeon Ratings Highlights June 17 – 23, 2013

Author: Nickandmore!

Sam & Cat

via Nickelodeon press release:


SpongeBob SquarePants and The Fairly OddParents Top All TV With Kids; New Episodes of Sam & Cat and Sanjay & Craig Draw 3 Million Viewers Each

NEW YORK–June 25, 2013– Fueled by a week of solid ratings performances from its bona fide hit animation slate and the newest additions to its live-action and animation rosters, Nickelodeon continued posting gains this week, scoring its 22nd consecutive week of year-over year gains, garnering a 3.1/1.0 million, up +19% among kids 2-11 and averaging 1.9 million total viewers, an increase of +11%.

Nickelodeon’s SpongeBob SquarePants and The Fairly OddParents topped the charts this week with kids. Number-one SpongeBob SquarePants averaged a 5.6/1.8 million K2-11 and 3.1 million total viewers; and The Fairly OddParents, which ranked as the number-two animated series for the week with K2-11 (behind only SpongeBob SquarePants) averaged a 5.1/1.7 million K2-11 (+46%) and 3.2 million total viewers (up +24%).

Nick’s newest live-action hit Sam & Cat also had a strong showing for the week, winning its Saturday evening timeslot with all kid and tween demos. The half-hour premiere drew 3.1 million total viewers (+86%) and averaged a 5.0/1.7 million with K2-11 (+117%), 5.7/1.1 K6-11 (+90%) and 4.5/925,000 T9-14 (+32%). Additionally, a new Saturday morning episode of Sanjay and Craig drew 3.0 million total viewers and won its time period with kids 2-11, averaging a 4.8/1.6 million K2-11 (+23%).

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