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ONCE AGAIN, TELEMUNDO 47 IS #1 IN THE NY MARKET, REGARDLESS OF LANGUAGE IN SEVERAL KEY DAYPARTS

For the 24th time in the past 26 months, Telemundo 47 is ranked #1 in the New York market among Adults 18-34, regardless of language at 11 PM

Across key demos, Telemundo 47 is the New York market’s top Spanish-language station at 5 PM, 5:30 PM, 6 PM, 11 PM, as well as for primetime programming, weekend news and from sign-on to sign-off

FORT LEE, NJ – (February 28, 2019) – Further showcasing the station’s record growth and success among millennials and younger viewers, Telemundo 47 / WNJU concluded the February survey period ranked #1 regardless of language in several key dayparts within the key Adults 18-34 demo, including the 5 PM, 5:30 PM and 6 PM early news, 11 PM late news and from sign-on to sign-off.

Additionally:

  • Regardless of language, Telemundo 47’s 11 PM weekday late newscast has now been ranked # 1 within the Adults 18-34 demo for 24 of the past 26 months, going back to January, 2017.
     
  • Regardless of language, Telemundo 47 has been ranked # 1 within the Adults 18-34 demo for the past six months in several key dayparts. This includes the 5 PM, 5:30 PM and 6 PM early news and from sign-on to sign-off.
     
  • Among Spanish-language viewers and within all key demos, Telemundo 47 concluded the February ratings period as the #1 Spanish-language local television station in the New York market for weekday and weekend early news, late news, primetime programming, and from sign-on to sign-off.

Highlights of the February, 2019 ratings period include:

  • Late News (Monday to Sunday at 11 PM): Telemundo 47’s 11 PM weekday editions of Noticiero 47 Telemundo ranked #1 regardless of language among Adults 18-34, and #1 among Spanish-language viewers Adults 18-49 and Adults 25-54. Additionally, the 11 PM weekend edition of Noticiero 47 Telemundo was #1 among Spanish-language viewers Adults 18-34, Adults 18-49 and Adults 25-54;
     
  • Primetime (Monday to Sunday from 7 PM to 11 PM): Telemundo 47’s original, primetime weekday programming ranked #1 among Spanish-language viewers Adults 18-34, Adults 18-49 and Adults 25-54. On weekends, Telemundo 47’s primetime programming was #1 regardless of language among Adults 18-34, Adults 18-49, and #1 among Spanish-language viewers Adults 25-54. Weekend figures exclude WCBS’s broadcasts of Super Bowl 53 (2/3) and the Grammys (2/10), as well as WABC’s broadcast of the Academy Awards (2/24);
     
  • Weekday Early News (Monday to Friday at 5 PM, 5:30 PM and 6:00 PM): Telemundo 47’s 5 PM and 5:30 PM weekday editions of Noticiero 47 Telemundo ranked #1 regardless of language weekdays among Adults 18-34 and Adults 18-49, and #1 among Spanish-language viewers Adults 25-54. The 6 PM weekday edition of Noticiero 47 Telemundo was ranked #1 regardless of language among Adults 18-34;
     
  • Weekend Early News (Saturdays and Sundays at 6 PM): Telemundo 47’s 6 PM weekend edition of Noticiero 47 Telemundo ranked #1 regardless of language among Adults 18-34 and Adults 18-49, and #1 among Spanish-language viewers Adults 25-54;
     
  • Primera Edición (Monday to Friday from 5 AM to 7 AM): Telemundo 47’s 5 AM edition of Noticiero 47 Telemundo Primera Edición ranked #1 among Spanish-language viewers 18-34;
     
  • Enfoque Nueva York (Sundays at 8 AM): Telemundo 47’s public affairs program Enfoque Nueva York ranked #1 in its timeslot among Spanish-language viewers Adults 25-54; and
     
  • Sign-On to Sign-Off: (Monday-Sunday between 5 AM and 2 AM): Telemundo 47 ranked #1 regardless of language among Adults 18-34, and #1 among Spanish-language viewers Adults 18-49 and Adults 25-54. Sign-on to Sign-off figures exclude WCBS’s broadcasts of Super Bowl 53 (2/3) and the Grammys (2/10), as well as WABC’s broadcast of the Academy Awards (2/24).

Source: Nielsen NSI New York DMA, DMA Ratings, 1/31/19 – 2/27/19, Live +SD

For more information about Telemundo 47, please visit Telemundo47.com.

About Telemundo 47 New York / WNJU
Telemundo 47 / WNJU is the Telemundo television station serving Spanish-speaking viewers in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut for more than 50 years. The Tri-State’s Spanish-language broadcasting channel for soccer, Telemundo 47 will offer exclusive Spanish-language coverage of the 2019 Copa America, the 2019 and 2025 FIFA Women’s World Cup™ tournaments and the 2022 and 2026 FIFA Men’s World Cup™ tournaments.

Delivering more than 27 hours of locally-produced news, information and entertainment programing each week through their linear and digital platforms, Telemundo 47 was the Tri-State’s first Spanish-language television station to offer livestreamed broadcasts through a dedicated mobile app. The station offers comprehensive breaking news coverage and features the New York market’s only team of bilingual meteorologists, La Autoridad en El Tiempo, who use cutting-edge technology to keep viewers and their families safe and informed. This includes Tele Doppler 47, con tecnología S band, the most powerful and most accurate weather technology available.

Telemundo 47’s local consumer investigative unit, Telemundo Responde, returns every telephone call, responds to every electronic inquiry and has recovered over $1.5 million for local viewers. The station also features Acceso Total, the region’s only local entertainment variety program with TeleXitos, the station’s multicast network, offering viewers many beloved, iconic television series in an easy-to-watch, comfortable Spanish-language format.

As a station, Telemundo 47 demonstrates its commitment to the communities it serves by cultivating local partnerships with organizations that reflect the diversity of the local market. For more information about Telemundo 47, please visit Telemundo47.com.

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