More Filipinos tuned in to ABS-CBN in February as the network registered an average audience share of 39%, or a 6-point lead against GMA’s 33%, according to data from Kantar Media.
The most watched programs in February were produced by ABS-CBN, with primetime stalwart “FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano” remaining at the top spot with 34%. Julia Montes’ comeback, meanwhile, was an instant hit as the weekly action-drama “24/7” recorded 27%.
“TV Patrol” (26.5%) remained as the most preferred newscast in the country, while viewers tuned in to the intense battle of contestants and coaches in “The Voice Teens” (26.4%), which returned for a new season in February.
The love story of Billy (Liza Soberano) and Gabo (Enrique Gil) in “Make It With You” (25.9%) consistently brought kilig all throughout the love month. “MMK” (24.9%), on the other hand, touched viewers’ hearts with its real-life stories, while the talented contestants of “Your Moment” (23.9%) impressed viewers nationwide.
The grand battle of the Mondragons pumped up viewers’ afternoon as “Kadenang Ginto” ended on a high note with 22%.
Multinational audience measurement provider Kantar Media uses a nationwide panel size of 2,610 urban and rural homes that represent 100% of the total Philippine TV viewing population.
TABLE 1. TOTAL DAY NATIONAL TV VIEWERSHIP (URBAN AND RURAL) IN FEBRUARY 2020 BY HOUSEHOLDS
|RANK||TV NETWORK||AUDIENCE SHARE IN %|
|Source: Kantar Media|
TABLE 2. TOP 10 MOST WATCHED REGULARLY AIRING PROGRAMS IN FEBRUARY 2020 IN NATIONAL URBAN AND RURAL HOMES
|Rank||Channel||Title||Rating in %|
|1||ABS-CBN||FPJ’S ANG PROBINSYANO||34|
|2||ABS-CBN||WILD LITTLE LOVE (SPECIAL)||30.4|
|4||GMA||KAPUSO MO, JESSICA SOHO||26.7|
|6||ABS-CBN||THE VOICE TEENS||26.4|
|7||ABS-CBN||MAKE IT WITH YOU||25.9|
|8||ABS-CBN||MMK MAALAALA MO KAYA||24.9|