Gems Television Inc. is now the fourth national Spanish-language network to
be measured by Nielsen Media Research's Hispanic Services, according to the
The first quarterly report for the cable network, owned by Telemundo
Communications Group Inc., covers second-quarter 2001.
Gems joins cable channel Galavisión and broadcasters Univision Communications
Inc. and Telemundo as nationally measured Spanish-language network-programming
services gauged by Nielsen.
According to the 2000 U.S. Census, Hispanics are the country's
fastest-growing ethnic group, rising 58 percent over the past