For the Third Consecutive Week, Telemundo Ranks as the #1 Spanish-Language Network in Primetime, Outperforming Univision Among 18-49

MIAMI – August 8, 2016 – Telemundo continued its historic winning streak over Spanish-language television for a third consecutive week, ranking as the #1 Spanish-language network during Monday-Friday primetime among adults 18-49, according to Nielsen. Fueled by the success of its new primetime series – “Silvana Sin Lana” at 8pm, “Sin Senos Sí Hay Paraíso” at 9pm and “Señora Acero 3, La Coyote” at 10pm, Telemundo delivered 803,000 adults 18-49 and 381,000 adults 18-34.

During Monday through Friday 8-11pm primetime, across all broadcast and cable networks regardless of language, Telemundo ranked #3 among adults 18-34 beating FOX, CBS and Univision and #4 among adults 18-49, beating FOX and Univision.

Last week’s win marks a three-week run for the network at #1 in Spanish Language television, following historic wins the week of July 25 (814,000) and the week of July 18 (879,000) among adults 18-49. The network also ranked as the #1 Spanish-language television network week last week among adults 18-34 (381,000) and the week of July 18 (413,000) during Monday-Friday primetime.

For over a year, Telemundo has been the #1 Spanish-language network at 10pm, driven by the Telemundo Super Series™-- “El Senor de Los Cielos” and “Senora Acero”, among adults 18-49 and adults 18-34.


Source: Nielsen, NPM, L+SD. A18-34 (000) and A18-49 (000). June’16 (5/30/16-6/26/16). July’16 (06/27/2016-07/29/2016). Aug’16 (8/1/16-8/5/16). #1 SLTV net rank based on M-F 7-11pm. Wins based on M-Sun 7p-11p, A18-49 (000). Regardless of language ranker based on M-F 8p-11p. Strict dayparts used.


TELEMUNDO is a world-class media company leading the industry in the production and distribution of high-quality Spanish-language content across its multiplatform portfolio to U.S. Hispanics and audiences around the world. The network features original scripted dramas from Telemundo Studios – the #1 producer of Spanish-language primetime content – as well as non-scripted productions, theatrical motion pictures, specials, news and first-class sports events, reaching 94% of U.S. Hispanic viewers in 210 markets through its 17 owned stations and 54 broadcast affiliates. TELEMUNDO is part of NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises, a division of NBCUniversal, one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies. NBCUniversal is a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.


Michelle Alban
Vice President, Corporate Communications
NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises