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‘The View’ Continues Ratings Hot Streak

Heidi Gutman/ABC

As it’s done on many occasions throughout the 2016-17 television season, ABC’s “” has again outrated CBS’ competing “” in all key target demos, according to newly released Nielsen Media Research data.

For the week of July 17-21, 2017, “The View” averaged 2.590 million viewers, 403,000 Women 25-54 and 295,000 Women 18-49, based on Live + Same Day. The View” beat CBS’ “The Talk” (2.429 million, 398,000 and 267,000, respectively) in Total Viewers (+161,000), Women 25-54 (+5,000) and Women 18-49 (+28,000).

“The View” continues outperforming its year-ago performance by solid margins. The daily chat fest is celebrating its most watched season in 3 years (since the 2013-14 television season). The show is the only daytime program up season-to-season on the broadcast networks.

The ABC daytime talk show is leading “The Talk” in Total Viewers (+179,000 – 2.819 million vs. 2.640 million), Women 25-54 (+56,000 – 523,000 vs. 467,000) and Women 18-49 (+53,000 – 376,000 vs. 323,000), delivering its largest Women 25-54 advantage in 4 years – since the 2012-13 season.