‘Cobra Kai’ Still No. 1 on Parrot’s TV Series Demand Chart

Netflix’s “Cobra Kai” remained No. 1 on both Parrot Analytics’ digital originals U.S. rankings and the data firm’s list of all TV shows the week ended Jan. 14. The “Karate Kid” sequel series had 83.3 times the demand of the average series after a 6.6% drop in demand expressions, the proprietary metric Parrot uses to gauge a show’s popularity.

Netflix’s fantasy series “The Witcher” held onto the No. 2 spot on the digital originals, with 53.6 times the demand of an average series during the week after a 19.3% drop in demand expressions. “The Witcher” was No. 3 on the list of overall TV shows.

The Disney+ “Star Wars” series “The Mandalorian” and its spin-off “The Book of Boba Fett” held the next two spots, but flipped places from the previous week.

“Boba Fett” rose a spot to No. 3, with its third of seven episodes bowing during the week, though it wasn’t very well received by fans. It had 39.4 times the demand of an average series following a 1.7% drop in demand expressions. “The Book of Boba Fett” was No. 10 on the list of overall TV shows.

“Mandalorian” slid to No. 4 on the digital originals chart with a 7.9% drop in demand expressions to give it 37.9 times the demand of an average series.

Netflix’s perennially popular “Stranger Things” inched back up to No. 5 with a 1.9% rise in demand expressions to take 34.6 times average demand.

Amazon Prime Video’s “The Expanse” had a 7.2% increase in demand expressions during the week with its series finale arriving Jan. 14. The sci-fi series had 30.6 times the average series demand to push it up four spots to re-enter the top 10 at No. 8. 

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A “digital original” is Parrot’s term for a multi-episode series in which the most recent season was first made available on a streaming platform such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Hulu or Disney+.

The No. 2 overall TV series in terms of online demand was “SpongeBob SquarePants,” with 64.5 times average demand. It had been No. 1 the previous week.

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‘Cobra Kai’ Jumps Back to No. 1 on Parrot’s TV Series Demand Chart

Netflix’s “Cobra Kai” rose to No. 1 on both Parrot Analytics’ digital originals rankings and the data firm’s list of all TV shows the week ended Jan. 7. In the week following the Dec. 31 premiere of its fourth season, the “Karate Kid” sequel series had 87.8 times the demand of the average series with another 99.1% increase in demand expressions, the proprietary metric Parrot uses to gauge a show’s popularity.

Netflix’s fantasy series “The Witcher” slipped to No. 2 on the digital originals chart after two weeks in the top spot, with 65.4 times the demand of an average series during the week after a 12.3% drop in demand expressions. “The Witcher” was No. 3 on the list of overall TV shows.

The Disney+ “Star Wars” series “The Mandalorian” rose two spots to No. 3 on the digital originals chart with a 3.6% rise in demand expressions to give it 40.6 times the demand of an average series. “The Mandalorian” was No. 10 on the list of overall TV shows.

“Mandalorian” spin-off “The Book of Boba Fett” rose two spots to No. 4, with its second of seven episodes bowing during the week following the “Star Wars” show’s Dec. 29 premiere. It had 39.5 times the demand of an average series following a 54.9% rise in demand expressions.

The Disney+ Marvel series “Hawkeye” slipped a spot to No. 5 on the digital originals list. It had a 9.8% drop in demand expressions to give it 36.1 times average demand.

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A “digital original” is Parrot’s term for a multi-episode series in which the most recent season was first made available on a streaming platform such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Hulu or Disney+.

The No. 2 overall TV series in terms of online demand was “SpongeBob SquarePants,” with 72.9 times average demand. It had been No. 1 the previous week.

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Media Play News has teamed with Parrot Analytics to provide readers with a weekly top 10 of the most popular digital original TV series in the United States, based on the firm’s proprietary metric called Demand Expressions, which measures demand for TV content in a given market through a wide variety of data sources, including video streaming, social media activity, photo sharing, blogging, commenting on fan and critic rating platforms, and downloading and streaming via peer-to-peer protocols and file sharing sites. Results are expressed as a comparison with the average demand for a TV show of any kind in the market.

‘The Witcher’ Moves to No. 1 on Parrot’s List of Most In-Demand Overall TV Series

Netflix’s fantasy series “The Witcher” remained No. 1 for a second week on Parrot Analytics’ digital originals U.S. chart the week ended Dec. 31, and also took over the top spot on the Parrot’s list of all TV shows. “The Witcher” had 75.3 times the demand of an average series during the week after a 2.4% gain in demand expressions, the proprietary metric Parrot uses to gauge a show’s popularity.

Netflix’s “Karate Kid” sequel series “Cobra Kai” saw another 30.3% increase in demand expressions during the week as the fourth season premiered Dec. 31, pushing it up five spots to No. 2 with 44.5 times average demand. “Cobra Kai” was No. 6 on the list of overall TV shows.

Amazon Prime Video’s “The Wheel of Time” dropped to No. 3 on the digital originals chart. Based on a series of fantasy novels, the show had 43.4 times the demand of an average series during the week after a 6.6% dip in demand expressions. “The Wheel of Time” was No. 7 on the list of overall TV shows.

The Disney+ Marvel series “Hawkeye” slipped a spot to No. 4 on the digital originals list. Following its Dec. 22 season finale, it had a 3.6% drop in demand expressions to give it 40.4 times average demand.

The Disney+ “Star Wars” series “The Mandalorian” remained No. 5 on the digital originals chart. It had a 6.2% rise in demand expressions to give it 39.5 times the demand of an average series. Parrot attributed the growth of the show, which hasn’t had a new episode in more than a year, to spinoff series “The Book of Boba Fett,” which debuted Dec. 29. Interestingly, “Boba Fett” didn’t crack the top 10, as Parrot’s metric often shows a demand boost for a parent show rather than a spinoff.

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A “digital original” is Parrot’s term for a multi-episode series in which the most recent season was first made available on a streaming platform such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Hulu or Disney+.

The No. 2 overall TV series in terms of online demand was “SpongeBob SquarePants,” with 75.2 times average demand. It had been No. 1 the previous week.

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Media Play News has teamed with Parrot Analytics to provide readers with a weekly top 10 of the most popular digital original TV series in the United States, based on the firm’s proprietary metric called Demand Expressions, which measures demand for TV content in a given market through a wide variety of data sources, including video streaming, social media activity, photo sharing, blogging, commenting on fan and critic rating platforms, and downloading and streaming via peer-to-peer protocols and file sharing sites. Results are expressed as a comparison with the average demand for a TV show of any kind in the market.

‘The Witcher’ Tops Parrot’s Digital Originals Chart, Pushing ‘Wheel of Time’ to No. 2

Netflix’s fantasy series “The Witcher” returned to No. 1 on Parrot Analytics’ digital originals U.S. chart the week ended Dec. 24. After bowing its second season Dec. 17, the show had 72.8 times the demand of an average series during the week after a 100.5% gain in demand expressions, the proprietary metric Parrot uses to gauge a show’s popularity. “The Witcher” was No. 2 on the list of overall TV shows.

Amazon Prime Video’s “The Wheel of Time” dropped to No. 2 on the digital originals chart after three weeks in the top spot. Based on a series of fantasy novels, the show had 46 times the demand of an average series during the week after a 6.2% gain in demand expressions. “The Wheel of Time” was No. 5 on the list of overall TV shows.

The Disney+ Marvel series “Hawkeye” slipped a spot to No. 3 on the digital originals list. With its season finale premiering Dec. 22, it had a 4% rise in demand expressions to give it 41.4 times average demand. “Hawkeye” was No. 9 on the list of overall TV shows.

The Disney+ “Star Wars” series “The Mandalorian” rose to No. 4 on the digital originals chart. It had a 3.2% rise in demand expressions to give it 36.9 times the demand of an average series. Spinoff series “The Book of Boba Fett” debuts Dec. 29.

HBO Max’s superhero series “Titans” rose a spot to No. 5 with a 0.5% rise in demand expressions to give it 34.6 times average demand.

Netflix’s “Daredevil,” the Marvel series that ran three seasons from 2015 to 2018, rose back to No. 6 on the digital originals chart, up from No. 29 the previous week. Fans have been revisiting the show recently as characters from it have started to show up in newer MCU offerings, including “Hawkeye” and Spider-Man: No Way Home. It had a 97.5% boost in demand expressions to give it 34.4 times average demand.

Netflix’s “Karate Kid” sequel series “Cobra Kai” saw another 2.7% increase in demand expressions during the week as the Dec. 31 premiere of season four approaches, pushing it up a spot to No. 7 with 33.8 times average demand.

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A “digital original” is Parrot’s term for a multi-episode series in which the most recent season was first made available on a streaming platform such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Hulu or Disney+.

The No. 1 overall TV series in terms of online demand was “SpongeBob SquarePants,” with 79 times average demand.

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Media Play News has teamed with Parrot Analytics to provide readers with a weekly top 10 of the most popular digital original TV series in the United States, based on the firm’s proprietary metric called Demand Expressions, which measures demand for TV content in a given market through a wide variety of data sources, including video streaming, social media activity, photo sharing, blogging, commenting on fan and critic rating platforms, and downloading and streaming via peer-to-peer protocols and file sharing sites. Results are expressed as a comparison with the average demand for a TV show of any kind in the market.

‘Wheel of Time’ Tops Parrot’s Digital Originals Charts for Third Week

Amazon Prime Video’s “The Wheel of Time” remained No. 1 on Parrot Analytics’ digital originals U.S. chart the week ended Dec. 17, its third week in the top spot. Based on a series of fantasy novels, the show had 43.4 times the demand of an average series during the week after a 4.57% gain in demand expressions, the proprietary metric Parrot uses to gauge a show’s popularity. “The Wheel of Time” was No. 5 on the list of overall TV shows.

The Disney+ Marvel series “Hawkeye” rose to No. 2 on the digital originals list. It had a 0.5% rise in demand expressions to give it 39.9 times average demand. “Hawkeye” was No. 9 on the list of overall TV shows.

Netflix’s animated fantasy series “Arcane” climbed a spot to No. 3 on the digital originals charts. The “League of Legends” prequel had an 1.8% drop in demand expressions to give it 37.4 times the demand of an average show.

Netflix’s fantasy series “The Witcher” rose six spots to No. 4 on the digital originals chart, up 28.37% in demand expressions to give it 36.4 times average demand. The show’s second season bowed Dec. 17.

The Disney+ “Star Wars” series “The Mandalorian” remained No. 5 on the digital originals chart. It had a 0.6% drop in demand expressions to give it 35.8 times the demand of an average series.

Netflix’s “Karate Kid” sequel series “Cobra Kai” saw a 23.9% increase in demand expressions during the week as the Dec. 31 premiere of season four approaches. Marketing efforts included a new trailer. “Cobra Kai” climbed back into the top 10, up three spots to No. 8, with 33 times average demand.

Strangely, despite the social media buzz and mass-media attention surrounding its controversial first episode, the HBO Max “Sex and the City” relaunch “And Just Like That …” was nowhere to be found on Parrot’s demand charts.

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A “digital original” is Parrot’s term for a multi-episode series in which the most recent season was first made available on a streaming platform such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Hulu or Disney+.

The No. 1 overall TV series in terms of online demand was “SpongeBob SquarePants,” with 73.6 times average demand.

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Media Play News has teamed with Parrot Analytics to provide readers with a weekly top 10 of the most popular digital original TV series in the United States, based on the firm’s proprietary metric called Demand Expressions, which measures demand for TV content in a given market through a wide variety of data sources, including video streaming, social media activity, photo sharing, blogging, commenting on fan and critic rating platforms, and downloading and streaming via peer-to-peer protocols and file sharing sites. Results are expressed as a comparison with the average demand for a TV show of any kind in the market.

‘Wheel of Time’ Remains No. 1 on Parrot’s Digital Originals Charts

Amazon Prime Video’s “The Wheel of Time” remained No. 1 on Parrot Analytics’ digital originals U.S. chart the week ended Dec. 10. Based on a series of fantasy novels, the show had 41.7 times the demand of an average series during the week after a 3.1% drop in demand expressions, the proprietary metric Parrot uses to gauge a show’s popularity. “The Wheel of Time” was No. 6 on the list of overall TV shows.

Netflix’s “Money Heist” leaped nine spots to No. 2 on the digital originals chart. The Spanish drama, known in its native language as “La Casa de Papel,” saw its final batch of episodes arrive Dec. 3, giving the show a 55.3% boost in demand expressions to push it to That pushed it to 40.2 times the demand of an average show. “Money Heist” was No. 9 on Parrot’s list of all TV shows.

The Disney+ Marvel series “Hawkeye” remained No. 3. It had a 3.3% drop in demand expressions to give it 39.9 times average demand. “Hawkeye” was No. 10 on the list of overall TV shows.

Netflix’s animated fantasy series “Arcane” slipped two spots to No. 4 on the digital originals charts. The “League of Legends” prequel had an 10.5% drop in demand expressions to give it 38.2 times the demand of an average show.

The Disney+ “Star Wars” series “The Mandalorian” remained No. 5 on the digital originals chart. It had a 1.5% jump in demand expressions to give it 36.2 times the demand of an average series.

The Amazon Prime Video sci-fi series “The Expanse” returned to the top 10 at No. 9, up from No. 15 the previous week, with the first episode from its sixth season bowing Dec. 10.

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A “digital original” is Parrot’s term for a multi-episode series in which the most recent season was first made available on a streaming platform such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Hulu or Disney+.

The No. 1 overall TV series in terms of online demand was “SpongeBob SquarePants,” with 76.8 times average demand.

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Media Play News has teamed with Parrot Analytics to provide readers with a weekly top 10 of the most popular digital original TV series in the United States, based on the firm’s proprietary metric called Demand Expressions, which measures demand for TV content in a given market through a wide variety of data sources, including video streaming, social media activity, photo sharing, blogging, commenting on fan and critic rating platforms, and downloading and streaming via peer-to-peer protocols and file sharing sites. Results are expressed as a comparison with the average demand for a TV show of any kind in the market.

‘Wheel of Time’ Rises to No. 1 on Parrot’s Digital Originals Charts

Amazon Prime Video’s “The Wheel of Time” climbed to No. 1 on Parrot Analytics’ digital originals U.S. chart the week ended Dec. 3. Based on a series of fantasy novels, the show had 43 times the demand of an average series during the week after a 4.8% drop in demand expressions, the proprietary metric Parrot uses to gauge a show’s popularity. “The Wheel of Time” was No. 6 on the list of overall TV shows.

Netflix’s animated fantasy series “Arcane” slipped to No. 2 on the digital originals charts after a couple weeks in the top spot. The “League of Legends” prequel had an 15.6% drop in demand expressions to give it 42.8 times the demand of an average show. “Arcane” was No. 7 on the list of overall TV shows.

The Disney+ Marvel series “Hawkeye” rose seven spots to No. 3. It had a 62.8% rise in demand expressions to give it 41.3 times average demand.

Netflix’s perennially popular “Stranger Things” slipped to No. 4 on the digital originals chart, taking 37.4 times average demand after a 0.8% drop in demand expressions.

The Disney+ “Star Wars” series “The Mandalorian” slid a spot to No. 5 on the digital originals chart. It had a 1.8% jump in demand expressions to give it 36.7 times the demand of an average series.

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A “digital original” is Parrot’s term for a multi-episode series in which the most recent season was first made available on a streaming platform such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Hulu or Disney+.

The No. 1 overall TV series in terms of online demand was “South Park,” with 84.9 times average demand. The Comedy Central series got a boost after the Nov. 25 release of “South Park: Post COVID” TV movie on Paramount+, though Parrot didn’t distinguish between which demand was for the cable series and which was for the digital original Paramount+ movies.

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Media Play News has teamed with Parrot Analytics to provide readers with a weekly top 10 of the most popular digital original TV series in the United States, based on the firm’s proprietary metric called Demand Expressions, which measures demand for TV content in a given market through a wide variety of data sources, including video streaming, social media activity, photo sharing, blogging, commenting on fan and critic rating platforms, and downloading and streaming via peer-to-peer protocols and file sharing sites. Results are expressed as a comparison with the average demand for a TV show of any kind in the market.

‘Arcane’ Keeps Hold of No. 1 Spot on Parrot’s Digital Originals Chart

Netflix’s animated fantasy series “Arcane” remained No. 1 on Parrot Analytics’ digital originals U.S. chart the week ended Nov. 26. The “League of Legends” prequel had an 8.7% rise in demand expressions, the proprietary metric Parrot uses to gauge a show’s popularity, to give it 50.6 times the demand of an average show. “Arcane” was No. 3 on the list of overall TV shows.

Amazon Prime Video’s “The Wheel of Time” had a huge jump into the top 10, climbing 13 spots to No. 2 on the digital originals chart after its Nov 19 debut. Based on a series of fantasy novels, the show had 45.2 times the demand of an average series after a 99% rise in demand expressions for the week. “The Wheel of Time” was No. 6 on the list of overall TV shows.

Netflix’s perennially popular “Stranger Things” slipped to No. 3 on the digital originals chart, taking 37.7 times average demand after a 5.3% drop in demand expressions.

The Disney+ “Star Wars” series “The Mandalorian” dropped to No. 4 on the digital originals chart. It had a 0.6% jump in demand expressions to give it 37.3 times the demand of an average series.

The Apple TV+ soccer comedy “Ted Lasso” slid to No. 5 with a 5.7% drop in demand expressions, recording 29.4 times average demand.

The biggest jump into the top 10 was from the Disney+ Marvel series “Hawkeye,” which rose to No. 10 after taking No. 31 the previous week. The limited series premiered its first two episodes Nov. 24. It had a 48.8% rise in demand expressions to give it 25.3 times average demand.

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A “digital original” is Parrot’s term for a multi-episode series in which the most recent season was first made available on a streaming platform such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Hulu or Disney+.

The No. 1 overall TV series in terms of online demand was “SpongeBob SquarePants,” with 74 times average demand.

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Media Play News has teamed with Parrot Analytics to provide readers with a weekly top 10 of the most popular digital original TV series in the United States, based on the firm’s proprietary metric called Demand Expressions, which measures demand for TV content in a given market through a wide variety of data sources, including video streaming, social media activity, photo sharing, blogging, commenting on fan and critic rating platforms, and downloading and streaming via peer-to-peer protocols and file sharing sites. Results are expressed as a comparison with the average demand for a TV show of any kind in the market.

 

‘Arcane’ Rises to Top Spot on Parrot’s Digital Originals Chart

Netflix’s animated fantasy series “Arcane” took over the No. 1 spot on Parrot Analytics’ digital originals U.S. chart the week ended Nov. 19. The “League of Legends” prequel had a 43.6% rise in demand expressions, the proprietary metric Parrot uses to gauge a show’s popularity, to give it 46.6 times the demand of an average show. It had been No. 6 the previous week following its Nov. 6 debut. “Arcane” was No. 4 on the list of overall TV shows.

Netflix’s perennially popular “Stranger Things” slipped to No. 2 on the digital originals chart, taking 39.8 times average demand after a 23.9% drop in demand expressions. “Stranger Things” was No. 7 on the list of overall TV shows.

The Disney+ “Star Wars” series “The Mandalorian” dropped to No. 3 on the digital originals chart. It had a 0.7% jump in demand expressions to give it 37.2 times the demand of an average series.

The Apple TV+ soccer comedy “Ted Lasso” climbed three spots to No. 4 despite a 1.8% drop in demand expressions, recording 31.2 times average demand.

HBO Max’s “Titans” dropped two spots to No. 5 on the digital originals chart. The superhero series had an 11.5% dip in demand expressions to give it 30.8 times the demand of an average show.

The biggest jump into the top 10 was from the Paramount+ series “Star Trek: Discovery,” which rose to No. 9 after taking No. 24 the previous week. The series had its fourth-season premiere Nov. 18. It had a 30% rise in demand expressions to give it 25.1 times average demand.

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A “digital original” is Parrot’s term for a multi-episode series in which the most recent season was first made available on a streaming platform such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Hulu or Disney+.

The No. 1 overall TV series in terms of online demand was “SpongeBob SquarePants,” with 69.1 times average demand.

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Media Play News has teamed with Parrot Analytics to provide readers with a weekly top 10 of the most popular digital original TV series in the United States, based on the firm’s proprietary metric called Demand Expressions, which measures demand for TV content in a given market through a wide variety of data sources, including video streaming, social media activity, photo sharing, blogging, commenting on fan and critic rating platforms, and downloading and streaming via peer-to-peer protocols and file sharing sites. Results are expressed as a comparison with the average demand for a TV show of any kind in the market.

 

Latest Season 4 Tease Puts ‘Stranger Things’ Back On Top of Parrot’s Digital Originals Chart

Netflix’s perennially popular “Stranger Things” rose two spots to reclaim No. 1 on Parrot Analytics’ digital originals U.S. chart the week ended Nov. 12. The series had a 45.5% rise in demand expressions, the proprietary metric Parrot uses to gauge a show’s popularity, to give it 52.1 times the demand of an average show after Netflix released another trailer for the fourth season of the show in addition to announcing episode titles and a summer 2022 release window. “Stranger Things” was No. 4 on the list of overall TV shows.

The Disney+ “Star Wars” series “The Mandalorian” remained No. 2 on the digital originals chart. It had a 1% jump in demand expressions to give it 36.8 times the demand of an average series. “The Mandalorian” was No. 9 on the list of overall TV shows.

HBO Max’s “Titans” rose a spot to No. 3 on the digital originals chart. The superhero series had a 2.5% dip in demand expressions to give it 34.7 times the demand of an average show. “Titans” was No. 10 on the list of overall TV shows.

Netflix’s “Squid Game” climbed two spots to No. 4, grabbing 34.2 times average demand after a 0.01% increase in demand expressions.

The top title the previous three weeks, Netflix’s “You,” dropped to No. 5 after a 14.8% drop in demand expressions to give it 33.6 times average demand.

Hulu’s “Animaniacs” revival returned to the top 10 at No. 7, up 12 spots from a week earlier. The show’s second season premiered Nov. 5, spiking demand expressions 39.5% to give it 28.3 times the demand of an average series.

HBO Max’s “Young Justice” climbed three spots to No. 10, taking 23.4 times average demand after a 1.9% rise in demand expressions. The fourth season of the animated superhero series premiered Oct. 16 and is scheduled to continue releasing episodes through Dec. 30.

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A “digital original” is Parrot’s term for a multi-episode series in which the most recent season was first made available on a streaming platform such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Hulu or Disney+.

The No. 1 overall TV series in terms of online demand was “SpongeBob SquarePants,” with 70.2 times average demand.

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Media Play News has teamed with Parrot Analytics to provide readers with a weekly top 10 of the most popular digital original TV series in the United States, based on the firm’s proprietary metric called Demand Expressions, which measures demand for TV content in a given market through a wide variety of data sources, including video streaming, social media activity, photo sharing, blogging, commenting on fan and critic rating platforms, and downloading and streaming via peer-to-peer protocols and file sharing sites. Results are expressed as a comparison with the average demand for a TV show of any kind in the market.