Statistics

What The Queers Watch Changes At Scale

What The Queers Watch Changes At Scale

November 6, 2019 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

Revisiting Nielsen data after six months, understanding what queer families watch proves to be dependant on the quality and content of what is provided.

Growth of Representation

Growth of Representation

October 2, 2019 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

Understanding the impact of canceled shows to characters on-air demonstrates a less close relation than one might expect.

Representation by Character

Representation by Character

September 11, 2019 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

The feature most asked for by data lovers and academics is finally here. That’s right, you can see what years a character was on air.

Representation is Stagnant

Representation is Stagnant

June 19, 2019 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

Taking another year in review, representation on television is starting to flatten out. And not in a good way.

Statistics: What the Queers Watch

Statistics: What the Queers Watch

May 29, 2019 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

The release of Nielsen data for queer viewers demonstrates that queer television is complex, diverse, and intersectional.

The Unlimited Bubble of Peak TV

The Unlimited Bubble of Peak TV

May 15, 2019 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

Have we oversaturated the market with scripted dramas, or is the ever increasing mountain of TV a good thing for diversity?

Statistics: One Show in Five

Statistics: One Show in Five

May 1, 2019 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

Understanding if representation is getting better depends a great deal on how many shows are representing us at all.

Statistics: The Deadliest Month

Statistics: The Deadliest Month

December 12, 2018 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

Looking over the last eleven years, we’ve determined what the deadliest month is for a TV queer lady.

New Feature: Statistics by Formats

New Feature: Statistics by Formats

October 7, 2018 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

Ever wanted to know how many Canadian TV shows are web series? We’re making it easier for you to get at the data you want!

Why Doesn’t It Feel Like It’s Getting Better?

Why Doesn’t It Feel Like It’s Getting Better?

June 14, 2018 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

We have more and more queer shows on TV, but it doesn’t always feel like that. Why not? Why doesn’t it feel like things are getting better?