Barbara Walters’ ‘View’ Farewell Week Delivers 3-Year Viewership High

Barbara Walters' 'View' Farewell Week Delivers 3-Year Viewership High

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Walters’ final week on ABC talk show averages 4.1 million total viewers

Maybe Barbara Walters and “The View” should have parted ways sooner.

Walters’ final week on the ABC daytime talk show delivered a three-year high in total viewership for “The View,” averaging 4.1 million total viewers.

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In the women 18-49 demo, the week scored its highest ratings in a year and a half with a 1.0 rating, while women 25-54 watched in their biggest numbers since January 2013, giving “The View” a 1.4 rating for the week.

Walters’ final episode on Friday was the fourth most-watched episode in the series’ 17-year history, with 5.2 million total viewers.