ABS-CBN maintains ratings lead in February


Posted at Mar 02 2017 01:51 PM

“Ang Probinsyano” with Coco Martin remains the most watched program in February. Handout photo

MANILA – ABS-CBN is still the most watched network in the Philippines as it kept its lead over rival network GMA in February.

According to data from Kantar Media, ABS-CBN hit an average audience share of 44% among urban and rural homes in February, higher than GMA’s 35%.

The Kapamilya network continued to rule primetime with an audience share of 47%, the morning block with 38%, the noontime block with 45%, and the afternoon block with 44%. 

Kantar Media used a nationwide panel size of 2,610 urban and rural homes to represent 100% of the total Philippine viewing TV population.

ABS-CBN’s primetime series “Ang Probinsyano” starring Coco Martin remains the most watched program in February with an average national TV rating of 37.9%.

Out of the 20 most watched shows in the country last month, 14 were produced by ABS-CBN. 

Aside from “Ang Probinsyano,” the other top-rating Kapamilya shows include “Your Face Sounds Familiar Kids” (36.8%), “Wansapanataym” (32.5%), “MMK” (30.7%), “TV Patrol” (30.2%), “My Dear Heart” (27.4%), “Home Sweetie Home” (25.1%), “Goin’ Bulilit” (24.5%), “Wildflower” (21.5%), “Rated K” (19.3%), “Ipaglaban Mo” (19.1%), “Doble Kara” (19%), “It’s Showtime - Saturday” (18.8%) and “TV Patrol Weekend” (18.5%).