GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Must-Know Reality Tv Statistics [Recent Analysis]

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"41% of respondents to a Broadcasting & Cable Survey agree that Reality TV has improved primetime television, while 37% say it has gotten worse."

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"63% of children aged 4 to 6 reportedly watch at least one hour of reality TV per day."

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"MTV’s Real World, which started in 1992, has produced over 33 seasons and remains the longest-running reality television series."

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"Jersey Shore, a reality TV show, attracted a record 8.45 million viewers during its season-three premiere."

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"90% of Reality TV viewers watch with a second screen, like a smartphone or tablet, according to Nielsen Research."

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"A 2012 survey found that over 50% of teenage girls believed that reality TV shows were “mostly real” and not scripted."

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"The American reality TV show, The Bachelor, experienced a peak viewership of 18.6 million during its season 2 finale."

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"Reality TV shows make up 14% of Independent Production Market Revenue in the US, as per a 2020 report."

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"The reality show American Idol pulled in 38.1 million viewers at the end of its fifth season."

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"40% of women aged 18-49 in the United States report being a fan of reality TV shows, according to a National Survey commissioned by E."

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"Dancing with the Stars’ season 22 finale pulled in 10.3 million viewers on average per week."

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"Over 100 reality TV shows were available for streaming on Netflix in the United States in 2021."

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"As of November 2021, The Amazing Race was the most globally demanded reality TV show, with 33.35% demand share."

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"The average budget for an hour of reality TV programming in the United States can range from $100,000 to $500,000."

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"The popular reality TV series Keeping Up With The Kardashians aired for nearly 15 years and 20 seasons before coming to an end."

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"In 2020, the average viewership of TLC’s reality show “90 Day Fiancé” was approximately 2 million viewers."

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"The UK’s Love Island attracted 3.6 million viewers for its 2018 season finale, a record for the show at the time."

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