'Keeping Up With the Kardashians' Delivers Season Over Season Growth Across All Key Demos with The Finale Finishing As the Most-Watched Episode in Nearly Three Years

New Season of Long-Running Mega-Hit Franchise Will Launch this Fall on E!
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Los Angeles, CA – E!’s Keeping Up with the Kardashians concluded its sixteenth season last Sunday earning the series' most-watched episode in nearly three years (9/4/16), according to Nielsen L+3. The season finale episode delivered 2.4 million total viewers, over 1.5 million P18-49, 1.3 million W18-49, 807,000 P18-34 and 678,000 W18-34; up four percent among total viewers, two percent among P18-49 and up seven percent among W18-49 versus the prior week’s episode (6/23/19). The episode ranked as the #1 telecast across both broadcast and cable among W18-49, P18-34 and W18-34 on Sunday night. 

The season finale also marks the most–streamed episode in network history with 330,115 total views on E!’s digital platforms. Socially, the episode ranked as the #1 cable reality program of the night in primetime, per Nielsen.

Overall, season sixteen averaged 1.9 million total viewers (up seven percent) and 1.2 million P18-49 (up five percent), 930,000 W18-49 (up four percent), 607,000 P18-34 (up five percent), and 494,000 W18-34 (up three percent) versus the previous season average. This season also averaged 19 percent more social interactions versus the previous season, and consistently ranked as the #1 cable reality series on Sunday nights. The series will launch it’s 17season later this fall. 

Showing impressive gains since launching at the beginning of the most recent season, the “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” YouTube channel will publish never before seen exclusive scenes from the upcoming fall season of family moments that are being talked about across social platforms. (Source: Nielsen, Live+3 ratings, Broadcast/Cable ranks (exclude sports)). Adobe Omniture, Days 1-3 Desktop/App TVE VOD episode starts. Nielsen Social cable ranks based on Total Social Interactions.)

Keeping Up with the Kardashians is produced by Ryan Seacrest Productions and Bunim/Murray Productions. Ryan Seacrest serves as the Executive Producer at Ryan Seacrest Productions. Kris Jenner, Kourtney Kardashian, Kim Kardashian West and Khloé Kardashian serve as Executive Producers. Gil Goldschein, Farnaz Farjam-Chazan and Amanda Weinstein serve as Executive Producers at Bunim/Murray.

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