FOX has found great ratings success with cooking competitions so CBS is getting into the act with The American Baking Competition. Will it be a success and renewed or a disappointment and cancelled? We’ll have to wait and see.
Below are the TV show’s ratings for the Summer 2013 season. It airs on Wednesday nights and there are seven episodes. These figures will be updated as the weeks progress so be sure to bookmark and return to this page to see how things are going.
Final season averages: 1.1 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 5.14 million total viewers.
Episode 01-07: Wednesday, 07/10/13
1.1 in the demo (0% change) with 4.83 million (+3% change).
Season averages: 1.13 in the demo with 5.14 million.
Episode 01-06: Wednesday, 07/03/13
1.1 in the demo (-8% change) with 4.70 million (-8% change).
Season averages: 1.13 in the demo with 5.19 million.
Episode 01-05: Wednesday, 06/26/13
1.2 in the demo (0% change) with 5.10 million (-12% change).
Season averages: 1.14 in the demo with 5.28 million.
Episode 01-04: Wednesday, 06/19/13
1.2 in the demo (0% change) with 5.80 million (+2% change).
Season averages: 1.13 in the demo with 5.33 million.
Episode 01-03: Wednesday, 06/12/13
1.2 in the demo (+9% change) with 5.68 million (+20% change).
Season averages: 1.10 in the demo with 5.17 million.
Episode 01-02: Wednesday, 06/05/13
1.1 demo rating (+10% change) with 4.73 million (-7% change).
Season averages: 1.05 in the demo with 4.92 million.
Episode 01-01: Wednesday, 05/29/13
1.0 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 5.11 million total viewers.
Season averages: 1.00 in the demo with 5.11 million.
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 American Baking Competition TV series? Do you think it should be cancelled or renewed for another season?