First Time Leading All Three Demos Since Its Second Season in 2001

Wednesday’s Season Finale Wins Key Demos and Is Up in Total Viewers and A25-54 From Its Spring 2023 Finale

SURVIVOR finishes its 46th season as the #1 entertainment show among viewers in Adults 18-34, A18-49 and A25-54. This marks the first time it has won all three demos in a season since its second season in 2000-2001. SURVIVOR beats the #2 reality program THE BACHELOR in A25-54 by 1.1 million viewers. (Source: Nielsen most current live plus 7-day linear data, YoY.)

SURVIVOR is also the #1 reality show on Paramount+. In 35 days of multiplatform viewing this season, the series averages 8.4 million viewers, up +23% YoY in streaming alone. (Source: Nielsen and internal data - multiplatform data across 35 days.)

In last night’s spring finale, CBS was up +19% in viewers from the previous week and had its most-watched Wednesday since Dec. 20, 2023, the night of the SURVIVOR fall finale. CBS was the #1 broadcast network last night among A25-54 (1.0) and was #2 among viewers (4.34m).

OTHER SURVIOR RATINGS HIGHLIGHTS – Wednesday 5/22/24 – Live+SD Fast Affiliate Data

  • Last night, CBS was the #1 broadcast network among A25-54 (1.0) and was #2 among total viewers (4.34m).

  • SURVIVOR season 46 finale was the #1 broadcast of the night among A25-54 (1.0). SURVIVOR was up +2% from its year ago spring finale among P2+ and up +11% (+0.1%) among A25-54.

  • Live streaming of SURVIVOR was up on Paramount+ and CBS TVE (CBS.com/ CBS App) on an AMA basis.

    • SURVIVOR’s finale was up +22% from the year ago spring finale and posted its largest live streaming AMA of the season last night. 

  • On social, the SURVIVOR finale drove over 123 million potential social impressions* last night. #Survivor trended in the top 10 in the US on X/Twitter for nine hours and peaked at #2. Contestants Kenzie (#5), Maria (#8) and Charlie (#10) also trended in the top 10.

    • Across all of season 46, SURVIVOR drove 1.1 billion potential social impressions.  

Note: Potential Impressions are the estimated number of people who might have viewed posts related to this topic. NetBase calculates potential impressions based on followers/fans of original posts and followers/fans of engagements.

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