“The Flash” Ranks as #1 Show on Television for the Night in Adults 18-34, #2 in the Hour in Adults 18-49 and Total Viewers

February 10, 2016 (Burbank, CA) – [Tuesday] night’s visit to Earth-2 sped THE FLASH to its highest rating among adults 18-34 (1.5/6) since its smash hit series premiere in 2014 (10/7/14), and its best rating among adults 18-49 (1.6/5) in more than a year, since the first FLASH-ARROW crossover event (12/2/14), according to national Live Plus Same Day Nielsen Ratings for February 9, 2016. It was also the series’ most watched episode (3.96M) in nearly a year, since 2/17/15.

The Flash -- "Gorilla Warfare" -- Image FLA207A_0335b.jpg -- Pictured (L-R): Jesse L. Martin as Detective Joe West and Candice Patton as Iris West -- Photo: Diyah Pera/The CW -- © 2015 The CW Network, LLC. All rights reserved.

THE FLASH was the #1 show on television [Tuesday], broadcast or cable, in adults 18-34 and in men 18-34 (1.5/7). THE FLASH ranked #2 in the 8:00-9:00 pm hour in both total viewers and adults 18-49. THE FLASH also ranked #1 (tie) in the hour in women 18-34 (1.4/5).

Week to week, THE FLASH was up +25% in adults 18-34, +40% in women 18-34, +14% in adults 18-49, and +8% in total viewers.

Compared to the same week last season, THE FLASH was up +8% in total viewers, +15% in adults 18-34, and +7% in adults 18-49.

At 9:00-10:00 pm, IZOMBIE was steady in adults 18-34 (0.5/2), adults 18-49 (0.5/2), and in total viewers (1.43M).

For the night, The CW tied CBS for #1 on broadcast in adults 18-34 (1.0/4), ranked #3 in adults 18-49 (1.1/3), and was #1 in men 18-34 (1.0/4).

This season to date, THE FLASH is averaging a +57% gain in total viewers when Live + 7 Day delayed viewing is added to its L+SD totals, a +60% increase in adults 18-34, +65% in men 18-34, +63% in adults 18-49, and +65% in men 18-49.

The Flash -- "The Darkness and the Light" -- Image FLA205A_0242b.jpg -- Pictured: Grant Gustin as Barry Allen -- Photo: Katie Yu/The CW -- © 2015 The CW Network, LLC. All rights reserved

Check out the incredible press pouring in regarding this ratings success:

THR: The Flash Logs Season High on Tuesday

Variety: CW’s The Flash Soars to Season Highs

Entertainment Weekly: The Flash ratings jump to 14-month high for Earth-2 reveal

TVLine.com: The Flash eyes 14-month high, largest audience in a year

TV By the Numbers: The Flash hits season high

Deadline: Flash ratings pick up the pace


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