Friday, January 10, 2014

GSN Ratings December 30-January 5, 2014: New highs for Steve Harvey's Family Feud

The first ratings are in for 2014 from SonoftheBronx. Steve Harvey's Family Feud, without any additional holiday marathons consumed 11 of 15 slots; or the entire top 8.

The Thursday episode at 6:30pm ET of Steve Harvey's Family Feud  saw 884,000 viewers, the highest rerun since the show first aired on the schedule in March 2012. The last highest rated episode occurred on August 23, 2012 with 807,000 viewers as a lead-in to the American Bible Challenge series premiere. This is also the highest rated airing on the GSN schedule since the American Bible Challenge season 2 finale on May 23, 2013 with 960,000 viewers.

Otherwise in the top 15, The Newlywed Game took 9th, 10th and 11th place with its airings Thursday night. A daytime rerun of The Pyramid took 12th place. The entire top 12 slots of the week, including Newlywed and The Pyramid were above 600,000 viewers.

Holiday marathons:
Tuesday, December 31st: Classic Pyramid (8am-6pm): 240,000 viewers
Tuesday December 31st: The Chase (6pm-12am): 188,000 viewers
Tuesday December 31st: Baggage (12am-4am): 139,000 viewers
Wednesday, January 1st: Baggage (8am-6pm): 162,000 viewers

Daytime and Dark
8:00am Match Game (Monday, Thursday, Friday) 148K
8:30am Match Game (Monday, Thursday, Friday) 172K
9:00am Blockbusters (Monday, Thursday, Friday) 199K
9:30am Press Your Luck (Monday, Thursday, Friday) 220K
10:00am Sale of the Century (Monday, Thursday, Friday) 195K
10:30am $25,000 Pyramid (Monday, Thursday, Friday) 215K
11:00am Super Password (Monday, Thursday, Friday) 238K
11:30am $100,000 Pyramid (Monday, Thursday, Friday) 217K
12:00pm Shop 'Til You Drop (Monday, Thursday, Friday) 201K
12:30pm Shop 'Til You Drop (Monday, Thursday, Friday) 273K
1:00pm Family Feud (Monday, Thursday, Friday) 286K
1:30pm Family Feud (Monday, Thursday, Friday) 391K
2:00pm Catch 21 (Monday, Thursday, Friday) 492K
2:30pm The Pyramid (Monday, Thursday, Friday) 537K
3:00pm Chain Reaction (Monday, Thursday, Friday) 497K
3:30pm Chain Reaction (Monday, Thursday, Friday) 537K
4:00pm Shop 'Til You Drop (Monday, Thursday, Friday) 404K
4:30pm Shop 'Til You Drop (Monday, Thursday, Friday) 343K
5:00pm Family Feud (Monday, Thursday, Friday) 219K
5:30pm Family Feud (Monday, Thursday, Friday) 323K
6:00pm Family Feud (excludes Tuesday) 504K
6:30pm Family Feud (excludes Tuesday) 656K
11:00pm Family Feud (excludes Tuesday) 407K
11:30pm Family Feud (excludes Tuesday) 451K
12:00am Baggage 281K
12:30am Baggage 286K
1:00am Family Feud (excludes Tuesday) 267K
1:30am Family Feud (excludes Tuesday) 287K
2:00am Family Feud (excludes Tuesday) 271K
2:30am Family Feud (excludes Tuesday) 233K
3:00am Baggage 165K
3:30am Baggage 155K

Primetime (7-11pm, unless otherwise)
Monday Family Feud: 330K
Tuesday The Chase marathon (6pm-12am): 188K (see above)
Wednesday Family Feud (Harvey): 536K
Thursday Newlywed Game/Family Feud (Harvey): 547K (Newlywed Game 8-10PM: 565K)
Friday 1 vs. 100/Minute to Win It: 331K
Saturday Family Feud (Harvey)/The Chase/1 vs. 100 (6PM-12AM): 346K (The Chase 8-10PM: 324K)
Sunday Newlywed Game (7-11:30PM): 478K

1 comment:

  1. Big mistake removing Chain Reaction. Yeah, it's been on for years, but when it still gets eyeballs like it has recently, why mess with success? And it's not like they run it 4-5 hours a day. Guessing a 25% minimum drop from CR to it's DoND replacement.