Why is the ABC chart trending so high?
Posted by The Big Lead on Thursday, February 12, 2020 09:11:57 The ABC chart is the best measure of the national sentiment on the most important sporting events of the year.
The chart’s most recent reading was in November, when the ABC’s new season premiere drew a 3.5 rating in adults 18-49 and 8.5 million viewers, the lowest rating since September 2018.
It was also the lowest ratings for the network since the fall of 2019.
While the new season is in many ways a repeat of last year, it is also a significant departure from ABC’s formula.
The network had averaged a 1.7 rating in the 18-34 demographic, down significantly from last year when it averaged a 2.4 rating.
ABC has been looking for a new way to grow its audience over the past several years.
A new “Game of Thrones” season averaged a 0.8 rating in 18- to 49-year-olds, down from a 0