According to CBS in a press release today some great news for The Young and the Restless. The #1 daytime drama, delivered its largest weekly audience in nearly two years, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for the week ending October 27th!
The Young and the Restless averaged 4.92 million viewers, up +3% over last week and its biggest weekly audience since the week ending Feb 3, 2012. In key women demographics, it averaged 1.9/12 in women 25-54 and 1.3/09 in women 18-49. The Young and the Restless ranked as daytime’s #1 program in women 25-54 and women 18-49.
So, it looks like Delia’s death and the story that has sprung out of it has kept viewers tuning in instead of tuning out! Have you decided to watch the story and the performances of this controversial storyline? What do you think of Y&R’s stellar ratings numbers? Comment below!