Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition: Summer 2012 Ratings

TV show ratings for Extreme Makeover Weight Loss EditionHere are the TV ratings for the Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition TV show. This is the program that helps very obese people change their lives. The second season of Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition typically airs Sunday nights on the ABC network.

These are the TV show’s ratings for the Summer 2012 season, the best way to tell if Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition is going to be cancelled or renewed for season three. (Actually, because of the long lead-time needed for the show’s stories, a set of new episodes have already been ordered.)

Check out our ABC summer ratings report card to see how this show’s numbers compare with the others on the network.

These figures will be updated as the weeks progress so be sure to bookmark and return to this page:

Episode 02-08: Sunday, 08/19/12
1.2 in the demo (+33% episode-to-episode change) with 3.56 million.
Season averages: 1.25 in the demo with 3.83 million.

Episode 02-07: Sunday, 08/12/12
0.9 in the demo (+13% episode-to-episode change) with 2.82 million.
Season averages: 1.26 in the demo with 3.87 million.

Episode 02-06: Sunday, 08/05/12
0.8 in the demo (-43% episode-to-episode change) with 2.48 million.
Season averages: 1.32 in the demo with 4.04 million.

Episode 02-05: Sunday, 07/15/12
1.4 in the demo (-7% episode-to-episode change) with 4.13 million.
Season averages: 1.42 in the demo with 4.36 million.

Episode 02-04: Sunday, 07/08/12
1.5 in the demo (+25% change) with 4.51 million.
Season averages: 1.43 in the demo with 4.41 million.

Episode 02-03: Sunday, 07/01/12
1.2 in the demo (-20% change) with 3.98 million.
Season averages: 1.40 in the demo with 4.38 million.

Episode 02-02: Sunday, 06/10/12
1.5 in the demo (0% episode-to-episode change) with 4.62 million.
Season average: 1.50 in the demo with 4.58 million.

Episode 02-01: Sunday, 06/03/12
1.5 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 4.54 million total viewers.
Season average: 1.50 in the demo with 4.54 million.

Compared to the second season opener, the network was down by 38% in the demo (vs a 2.4 rating) and down by 36% in viewers (vs 7.11 million).

Reference point: The eight episodes of season one averaged a 2.1 demo rating with 6.02 million total viewers.

Note: These ratings are collected by the Nielsen company and are the final national numbers. These are different from the fast affiliate numbers which are just estimates of the actual ratings and are reported on by most other outlets. The final nationals are typically released within 24 hours of the programming or, in the case of weekends and holidays, a couple days later.

What do you think? Do you like the EM:WLE TV series? Do you think it should be cancelled or are you looking forward to another season?

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2 Comments · Read them below or add one

  1. summer harman says

    Extreme Makeover Weight Loss edition is a wonderful show encouraging everyone to live a healthy & active lifestyle. Chris Powell does a phenomenal job to make the show entertaining and encouraging for all ages! PLEASE renew it for 2013! We NEED great programs like this one!

  2. brenda says

    i am so upset why would abc cancel a show like this one its a great show i love watching chris powell help people loose weight its encouraging to me as a viewer. i hope abc brings it back. thank you

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