Distribution of TV viewers of shows with a black cast in the U.S. 2017, by ethnicity

The statistic provides information on the distribution of TV viewers or series with a predominantly black cast or a main storyline focusing on a black character in the United States during the 2016-2017 TV season, sorted by ethnicity. According to the source, the audience of ABC's "How to Get Away with Murder", in which the main character is played by Viola Davis, is almost 70 percent non-African-American.

Distribution of TV viewers for series with a predominantly black cast or black main character in the United States in 2016-2017, by ethnicity

Non-African-American viewersAfrican-American viewers
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Release date

February 2017


United States

Survey time period

2016-2017 season

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