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Daily Top Five

Nielsen Twitter TV Ratings Daily Top Five lists are ranked by Unique Audience and include four metrics for each of the top Series and Specials episodes or Sports Events.

  • Tweets – Tweets ascribed to a linear TV episode.
  • Unique Authors – Unique Twitter accounts that have sent at least one Tweet ascribed to a specific TV episode.
  • Impressions – The number of times any Tweets ascribed to a TV episode were seen.
  • Unique Audience – The total number of distinct Twitter accounts accruing at least one impression of one or more different Tweets ascribed to a TV episode.

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Nielsen Twitter TV Ratings 2/08/2016

Daily Top Five Series and Specials
RANK NETWORK(S) PROGRAM UNIQUE
AUDIENCE
(000)
IMPRESSIONS
(000)
UNIQUE
AUTHORS
(000)
TWEETS
(000)
1 ABC The Bachelor 4,033 40,412 101 236
2 USA Network WWE Monday Night RAW 2,926 21,342 83 343
3 FOX The X-Files 888 3,290 14 42
4 VH1 Love & Hip Hop 724 4,343 24 66
5 TBS Full Frontal With Samantha Bee 676 1,077 3 4

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Nielsen Twitter TV Ratings 2/08/2016

Daily Top Five Sports Events
RANK NETWORK(S) PROGRAM UNIQUE
AUDIENCE
(000)
IMPRESSIONS
(000)
UNIQUE
AUTHORS
(000)
TWEETS
(000)
1 ESPN College Basketball
Louisville at Duke
1,982 6,710 20 36
2 ESPN College Basketball
Texas at Oklahoma
1,760 5,636 23 34
3 ESPN2 Women's College Basketball
Connecticut at South Carolina
1,418 3,550 5 9
4 NHL Network NHL Hockey
New Jersey Devils at New York Rangers
586 1,619 9 19
5 NBA TV NBA Basketball
Orlando Magic at Atlanta Hawks
461 1,142 6 12

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Nielsen Twitter TV Ratings 2/07/2016

Daily Top Five Series and Specials
RANK NETWORK(S) PROGRAM UNIQUE
AUDIENCE
(000)
IMPRESSIONS
(000)
UNIQUE
AUTHORS
(000)
TWEETS
(000)
1 CBS The Late Show With Stephen Colbert 1,157 2,617 16 21
2 CBS The Late Late Show With James Corden 970 1,612 6 10
3 PBS Masterpiece Classic: Downton Abbey 519 1,240 6 12
4 E! Keeping Up With the Kardashians 433 475 5 6
5 Showtime Billions 137 189 1 1

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Nielsen Twitter TV Ratings 2/07/2016

Daily Top Five Sports Events
RANK NETWORK(S) PROGRAM UNIQUE
AUDIENCE
(000)
IMPRESSIONS
(000)
UNIQUE
AUTHORS
(000)
TWEETS
(000)
1 CBS*
ESPN Deportes
Super Bowl 50
Carolina Panthers vs. Denver Broncos
15,202 1,321,673 3,794 16,909
2 NBCSN
Telemundo*
English Premier League Soccer
Chelsea FC vs. Manchester United FC
1,463 4,136 25 54
3 ABC NBA Basketball
Los Angeles Clippers at Miami Heat
1,337 3,092 17 29
4 NBC NHL Hockey
Philadelphia Flyers at Washington Capitals
831 2,815 10 23
5 Golf Channel
NBC*
PGA Tour Golf
Waste Management Phoenix Open, Final Round
642 1,868 8 13

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Nielsen Twitter TV Ratings 2/06/2016

Daily Top Five Series and Specials
RANK NETWORK(S) PROGRAM UNIQUE
AUDIENCE
(000)
IMPRESSIONS
(000)
UNIQUE
AUTHORS
(000)
TWEETS
(000)
1 ABC Republican Debate 6,209 184,944 247 1,522
2 CBS 5th Annual NFL Honors 4,526 30,837 98 170
3 NBC Saturday Night Live 1,802 8,426 42 85
4 NFL Network Super Bowl Saturday Night 402 497 1 1
5 Lifetime Manson's Lost Girls 285 482 1 3

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Nielsen Twitter TV Ratings 2/06/2016

Daily Top Five Sports Events
RANK NETWORK(S) PROGRAM UNIQUE
AUDIENCE
(000)
IMPRESSIONS
(000)
UNIQUE
AUTHORS
(000)
TWEETS
(000)
1 ESPN NBA Basketball
Oklahoma City Thunder at Golden State Warriors
4,449 27,150 119 246
2 ESPN College Basketball
North Carolina at Notre Dame
1,843 5,845 21 33
3 FOX Deportes
FS1*
UFC Fight Night
Hendricks vs. Thompson
1,695 6,479 21 61
4 ESPNU College Basketball
Oklahoma at Kansas State
1,430 3,409 12 19
5 ESPN College Basketball
North Carolina State at Duke
1,379 4,069 11 20

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Nielsen Twitter TV Ratings 2/05/2016

Daily Top Five Series and Specials
RANK NETWORK(S) PROGRAM UNIQUE
AUDIENCE
(000)
IMPRESSIONS
(000)
UNIQUE
AUTHORS
(000)
TWEETS
(000)
1 TV One The 47th NAACP Image Awards 1,960 7,163 40 85
2 The CW The Vampire Diaries 451 1,261 9 34
3 The CW The Originals 340 864 5 15
4 Showtime Michael Jackson's Journey From Motown to Off the Wall 248 490 5 12
5 TV One The 47th NAACP Image Awards Red Carpet Live 213 367 2 3

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Nielsen Twitter TV Ratings 2/05/2016

Daily Top Five Sports Events
RANK NETWORK(S) PROGRAM UNIQUE
AUDIENCE
(000)
IMPRESSIONS
(000)
UNIQUE
AUTHORS
(000)
TWEETS
(000)
1 ESPN NBA Basketball
Indiana Pacers at Atlanta Hawks
1,645 3,658 16 23
2 ESPN NBA Basketball
San Antonio Spurs at Dallas Mavericks
1,577 4,090 20 37
3 FS1
UniMás*
Univision Deportes Network
Soccer
International Friendly: United States vs. Canada
973 4,988 12 26
4 NHL Network NHL Hockey
Pittsburgh Penguins at Tampa Bay Lightning
436 1,463 8 16
5 Golf Channel PGA Tour Golf
Waste Management Phoenix Open, Second Round
259 640 3 5
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