GMA Network has upped its performance in the ratings game, based on the latest data from Nielsen TV Audience Measurement.
The Kapuso channel garnered an average total day people audience share of 41.8 percent in the National Urban Television Audience Measurement (NUTAM), beating the nearest competition’s 36.7 percent.
More GMA shows made it to the list of top programs in NUTAM with “Kapuso Mo, Jessica Soho (KMJS)” keeping its spot as the most watched Kapuso program nationwide.
Following “KMJS” is the newly-launched Alden Richards-starrer “Victor Magtanggol,” which immediately became the second most watched GMA show after its highly-anticipated premiere last July 30.
Included as well in the list of most watched programs in July were “Magpakailanman,” “24 Oras,” “Lip Sync Battle Philippines,” “Pepito Manaloto,” “Kambal, Karibal,” “Daig Kayo Ng Lola Ko,” and “The Clash.”
Completing the list were “The Cure,” “Amazing Earth,” “Inday Will Always Love You,” “24 Oras Weekend,” “Wowowin,” “Imbestigador,” “You’re My Destiny,” “Tadhana,” “Sunday Pinasaya,” “Eat Bulaga!” and “Contessa.”
The Kapuso Network also maintained its dominance in the viewer-rich areas of Urban Luzon and Mega Manila, which respectively account for 72 and 59 percent of all urban viewers in the country.
GMA recorded an average total day people audience share of 46.1 percent in Urban Luzon. Kapuso shows took 23 spots out of its top 30 programs list.
Similarly in Mega Manila (with official data from July 1 to 21), the Network ruled competition with an average total day people audience share of 47.2 percent. Notably, the Kapuso Network took the lion’s share in Mega Manila’s top-rating programs with 25 spots out of the top 30 list belonging to GMA.