Friday’s Series Finale of “The Suite Life on Deck” and Sneak Peek of “A.N.T. Farm” Stand as TV’s Top 2 Telecasts in Kids 6-11 and Tweens 9-14, and Cable’s Top 2 Scripted Telecasts in Total Viewers
Disney Channel: Weekly Highlights
During the week of May 2, Disney Channel ranked as TV’s No. 1 network in Total Day among Tweens 9-14 (441,000/1.8 rating) for the 2nd straight week, and for the 21st time in the previous 23 weeks, and was also TV’s No. 1 network among Kids 6-11 (544,000/2.2 rating).
Led by the series finale of “The Suite Life on Deck” and a special preview of upcoming original series “A.N.T. Farm,” Disney Channel delivered TV’s Top 3 telecasts in Kids 6-11 and the Top 4 TV telecasts in Tweens 9-14.
In Prime, Disney Channel stood as cable’s No. 1 network for the 313th consecutive week among Kids 6-11 (1.06 million/4.3 rating), representing more than 6 years of dominance on a weekly basis, and placed No. 1 for the 310th time in the previous 313 weeks among Tweens 9-14 (852,000/3.5 rating).
In Total Viewers, “The Suite Life on Deck” (4.6 million) and “A.N.T. Farm” (4.4 million) were the week’s Top 2 scripted cable telecasts.
(Source: ABC – NTI, U.S. ratings. 5/2/11-5/8/11, Live + Same Day. Ties based on ratings unless otherwise noted)