Distribution of primetime TV viewership in the U.S. 2016

Share of primetime TV viewing time in the United States in 2016, by platform

by Statista Research Department, last edited Aug 17, 2017
Distribution of primetime TV viewership in the U.S. 2016 This statistic shows a genre breakdown of primetime TV viewership in the United States in 2011/2012. Sitcoms accounted for 11 percent of total primetime viewership between September 2011 and January 2012. A season earlier, reality TV took the largest share of primetime TV programming.
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Share of primetime TV viewing time in the United States in 2016, by platform

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Share of time spent
Live TV74.7%
DVR24.6%
VOD0.8%
Share of time spent
Live TV74.7%
DVR24.6%
VOD0.8%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Aug 17, 2017
This statistic shows a genre breakdown of primetime TV viewership in the United States in 2011/2012. Sitcoms accounted for 11 percent of total primetime viewership between September 2011 and January 2012. A season earlier, reality TV took the largest share of primetime TV programming.
Show more
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