The View had a six% drop from one year ago. The Talk, meanwhile, was up by 24% from last year. The View had 2.82 million viewers and was down 15% among women 18-49, 17% among women 25-54. The overall number was down from even the previous week when it had 3.22 million viewers.
The Talk had 2.29 million viewers, up from the previous week's 1.97 million, and was up 16% among women 18-49 and up 26% with women 25-54. With women 18-34, it was up a whopping 31&.
Terrible ratings for both The Chew and The Revolution are said to be driving the overall daytime slide for ABC.
The Chew posted 2.08 million viewers during the week in question, up slightly from the previous week's 2.07 million, and down 24% among women in the 18-49 demo and down 26% with women 25-54. Only women 18-34 seem to be watching the show; those ratings were down only 6%.
Here are the soap ratings for the same week:
|Young & the Restless||CBS||3.2/10||4.31 million viewers|
|Bold & the Beautiful||CBS||2.2/7||3.06 million viewers|
|General Hospital||ABC||1.8/5||2.34 million viewers|
|Days of Our Lives||NBC||1.9/6||2.54 million viewers|