PBS By the Numbers!


  • PBS airs on 361 public television stations in 50 states
  • 84% of U.S. TV HHs watch PBS (Source: Nielsen NPower Oct 2018 - Sept 2019)
  • PBS averaged a 1.3 primetime HH rating during the 2018-19 season (Source: Nielsen NPower NTI Live+7 Oct 2018-Sept 2019)
  • PBS is ranked the #6 broadcast and cable network (Source: Nielsen NPower Oct 2018 - Sept 2019)
  • PBS averages 309 million monthly video streams across all of PBS’s web, OTT, and mobile devices (Source: Google Analytics Jan - Dec 2019)
  • PBS KIDS mobile apps have been downloaded 71.4 million times (Source: AppFigures Mar 2011-Sep 2019)
  • 47% of PBS's digital users are adults 25-54 (Source: Comscore Plan Metrix Audience Profile, Jan 2019)
  • PBS has been voted the #1 most trusted organization for the 17th year in a row (Source: MR&R Inc. Jan 2020)
  • PBS viewers donated $531 million to PBS in 2018 — viewers love PBS, and they support sponsors that support PBS!


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