GMA Network dominates TV ratings in Philippines
The top-rating programs include Pepito Manaloto, which is helmed by Filipino comedian and actor Michael V.
August 7, 2017
By James Chen
Filipino Broadcaster GMA Network, Inc. (GMA) is the country’s TV network of choice based on data for the month of July from ratings service provider, Nielsen TV Audience Measurement.
GMA ruled across all dayparts in the National Urban Television Audience Measurement (NUTAM) for the entire month of July (with 23 to 31 July based on overnight data), with an average total day people audience share of 43.5 percent; leading ABS-CBN’s 37 percent by 6.5 points.
Leading the charge for GMA were top-rating programmes which include Pepito Manaloto, Magpakailanman, Kapuso Mo, Jessica Soho, Mulawin vs. Ravena, 24 Oras, My Love from the Star, Daig Kayo ng Lola Ko, 24 Oras Weekend, and Ika-6 Na Utos. In addition, GMA-7’s airing of the Battle of Brisbane: Pacquiao vs Horn on 2 July was the most watched TV special nationwide.