Worth Paying For: Reality TV Voting Habits combines the survey results with search data
analysis to reveal which demographic watches the most reality TV, which series are the
most popular across North America, and how the nation participates in their favorite shows.
Revealed: Gen Z named the most easily swayed by reality TV sob
● Reality TV fans aged 18-24 are the most easily swayed by sob stories when
deciding which contestant to support on a show, a new survey reveals.
● Worth Paying For combines the survey with search data to reveal the nation’s
reality TV viewing habits - including what makes the ideal contestant.
● Gen Z are 10% more likely to vote for a contestant with a sob story than any
other generation, while baby boomers are the least impressed by tragic tales.
● Viewers aged 35-44 spend the most when betting who will win a reality show,
and are the most influenced by a contestant’s physical appearance.