Based on National ratings for the week of February 18, 2013, "Katie" stood as the No. 1 new Syndicated talker for the 24th week in a row (on every week since its debut) in Households (1.9 rating) and Total Viewers (2.508 million)."Katie" grew week to week by 6% in Households (1.9 rating vs. 1.8 rating) and by 6% in Total Viewers (2.508 million vs. 2.363 million).Of 18 Syndicated talk shows currently on the market, freshman "Katie" ranks among the top-tier across key measures: Households (No. 6 - 1.9 rating), Total Viewers (No. 6 - 2.530 million) and Women 25-54 (No. 6 - 1.0 rating). Overall, "Katie" is TV's strongest new syndie talker in 3 years - since "Dr. Oz" in 2009."Katie" is executive-produced by Katie Couric and Michael Morrison and is distributed by Disney-ABC Domestic Television. Co-executive producers are Kathy Samuels, Michael Bass, Matt Strauss and Ethan Nelson and the program is directed by Joseph Terry.Source: The Nielsen Company, National Live + Same Day Program Ratings, week of 02/18/13. Season to date rankings based on National Most Current Program Ratings 9/10/12-02/24/13.
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