HGTV Has Best Week Across Cable in Key Demo

HGTV Has Best Week Across Cable in Key Demo

Last week marked the first time that the cable channel finished tops in women 25-54

For the first time in its history, HGTV spent a week as the top-rated cable network among women 25-54.

HGTV earned a 0.77 rating in the demo, and 0.55 among all viewers 25-54 from last Monday through Sunday. The latter measurement was large enough to land the home-oriented network in the top five on cable.

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More than 21.8 million viewers watched the network in primetime from June 2 through June 8. The season 2 premiere of “Brother vs. Brother,” as well as “Flip or Flop,” ”Fixer Upper” and “Beachfront Bargain Hunt,” drove ratings for the week.

The “Brother vs. Brother” Season 2 premiere earned a 0.68 rating. That's down one-tenth of a rating point from the series premiere, which aired last July.