Most popular television series in 2016/2017, sorted by average number of Twitter interactions (in 1,000s)

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Average number of tweets in 1,000s

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This statistic shows leading U.S. television series on Twitter ranked by average unique audience during 2016-2017 season, sorted by the number of average Twitter interactions. During this period of time, FOX's Empire generated an average of 142,000 Twitter interactions per episode airing. AMC's The Walking Dead was ranked first with an online buzz volume of 308,000 tweets per telecast.
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Release date
June 2017
United States
Survey time period
September 18, 2016 to May 24, 2017
Supplementary notes
Tweets in the U.S. from three hours before through three hours after airing, local time. Twitter TV Audience is measured from when the Tweets are sent until the end of the broadcast day at 5 a.m. Includes new/live prime time and late fringe airings on English- and Spanish-language Broadcast and National Cable Networks and excludes programs with less than five telecasts.

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