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By Lucia Alzaga

STATISTICAL APPENDIX

Network

Total hours

Total obscenities

Average obscenities per hour

Total sex

Average sex per hour

Total violence

Average violence per hour

Univision

61

25

.41

265

4.34

80

1.31

Telemundo

43

14

.32

161

3.74

78

1.81

SEX

Network

Sex

Per hour

Sexual references

Per hour

Graphic depiction

Per hour

Univision

265

4.34

265

4.34

5

0.08

Telemundo

161

3.74

161

3.74

5

0.12


Univision

8-9 p.m.

Per hour

9-10 p.m.

Per hour

10-11 p.m.

Per hour

Specials 8-11 p.m.

Per hour

Partial nudity

7

0.39

3

0.12

1

0.06

15

1.67

Implied nudity

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Nudity

0

0

1

0.05

0

0

15

1.67

Strippers

1

0.05

1

0.05

0

0

3

0.33

Sex. gesture

2

0.11

3

0.12

6

1

4

0.44

Oral

1

0.05

0

0

0

0

0

0

Homosexual

1

0.05

8

0.44

0

0

2

0.22

Prostitution

4

0.22

2

0.11

2

0.12

0

0

Suggestive dancing

1

0.05

3

0.12

0

0

0

0

Pedophilia

1

0.05

0

0

4

0.25

0

0

Virginity

1

0.05

0

0

1

0.06

0

0

Marital

0

0

1

0.05

0

0

0

0

Adultery

0

0

1

0.05

8

0.5

9

1

Transgender

0

0

0

0

1

0.6

1

0.11

Condom

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Threesome

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Teen/child

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

STD

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Birth control

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Masturbation

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0.11

Anatomical

12

0.67

12

0.67

4

0.25

14

1.56

Kinky

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0.11

Content monitored but not found: Condom, threesome, teen/child, STD, birth control

Telemundo

8-9 p.m.

Per hour

9-10 p.m.

Per hour

10-11 p.m.

Per hour

Specials 8-11 p.m.

Per hour

Partial nudity

10

0.59

0

0

2

0.18

0

0

Implied nudity

0

0

5

0.42

0

0

0

0

Nudity

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Strippers

0

0

2

0.17

1

0.09

0

0

Sexual gesture

3

0.18

0

0

1

0.09

0

0

Oral

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Homosexual

4

0.23

0

0

0

0

0

0

Prostitution

0

0

1

0.08

0

0

0

0

Suggestive dancing

2

0.12

2

0.17

0

0

0

0

Pedophilia

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Virginity

5

0.29

1

0.08

0

0

0

0

Marital

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Adultery

7

0.42

2

0.17

0

0

0

0

Transgender

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Condom

10

0.59

0

0

0

0

0

0

Threesome

3

0.18

0

0

0

0

0

0

Teen/child

58

3.41

4

0.33

0

0

0

0

STD

2

0.12

0

0

0

0

0

0

Birth Control

7

0.41

0

0

0

0

0

0

Masturbation

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Anatomical

15

0.89

1

0.08

1

0.09

0

0

Kinky

3

0.18

1

0.08

0

0

0

0

Content monitored but not found: Nudity, oral, pedophilia, martial, transgender, masturbation.

VIOLENCE

Network

Depicted violence

Per hour

Graphic

Per hour

Non graphic

Per hour

Discussed violence

Per hour

Univision

79

1.29

78

1.27

4

0.06

1

0.02

Telemundo

69

1.6

67

1.56

2

0.05

9

0.2


Univision

8-9 p.m.

Per hour

9-10 p.m.

Per hour

10-11 p.m.

Per hour

Specials 8-11 p.m.

Per hour

Fight

9

0.5

11

0.61

6

0.375

1

0.11

Threat

11

0.6

9

0.5

8

0.5

1

0.11

Bladed weapons

3

0.17

5

0.28

0

0

0

0

Other weapons

3

0.17

0

0

0

0

1

0.11

Suicide/murder

0

0

1

0.05

0

0

0

0

Torture

0

0

2

0.11

0

0

0

0

Death

0

0

2

0.11

3

0.19

0

0

Suicide

0

0

0

0

1

0.06

0

0

Guns

0

0

2

0.11

4

0.25

0

0

War

0

0

0

0

1

0.06

0

0

Explosion

0

0

0

0

1

0.06

0

0

Fire

1

0.5

0

0

1

0.06

0

0

Blood

0

0

9

0.5

7

0.44

0

0

Sexual/viol. depicted

0

0

6

0.33

4

0.25

0

0

Sexual Violence discussed

0

0

1

0.05

5

0.31

2

0.22


Telemundo

8-9 p.m.

Per hour

9-10 p.m.

Per hour

10-11 p.m.

Per hour

Specials 8-11 p.m.

Per hour

Fight

13

0.76

9

0.75

0

0

0

0

Threat

9

0.53

16

1.33

0

0

0

0

Bladed weapons

0

0

1

0.08

0

0

0

0

Other weapons

0

0

1

0.08

0

0

0

0

Suicide/murder

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Torture

0

0

2

0.17

0

0

0

0

Death

0

0

5

0.47

0

0

0

0

Suicide

1

0.06

1

0.08

0

0

0

0

Guns

0

0

21

1.75

0

0

0

0

War

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Explosion

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Fire

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Blood

4

0.23

6

0.5

0

0

0

0

Sexual/viol. depict

4

0.23

2

0.17

0

0

0

0

Sexual Violence discussed

4

0.23

1

0.08

0

0

0

0

Content monitored but not found: Suicide/murder, war, explosion, fire

Foul Language

Univision

8-9 p.m.

Per hour

9-10 p.m.

Per hour

10- 11 p.m.

Per hour

Specials 8-11 p.m.

Per hour

Bleeped

3

0.17

0

0

4

0.25

0

0

Bleeped "cojones"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bleeped "pija"

2

0.11

0

0

0

0

0

0

Bleeped "hijo de puta"

2

0.11

0

0

0

0

0

0

Bleeped "culo"

2

0.11

0

0

0

0

0

0

Bleeped "tetas"

4

0.22

0

0

0

0

0

0

Bleeped "chupa"

1

0.05

0

0

0

0

0

0

Bleeped "huevos"

1

0.05

0

0

0

0

0

0

Bleeped "bolas"

2

0.11

0

0

0

0

0

0

Bleeped-"puto"

1

0.05

0

0

0

0

0

0

"carajo"

0

0

0

0

1

0.6

0

0

"mierda"

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0.11

Content monitored but not found: "Joder," whore.

Telemundo 

8-9 p.m.

Per hour

9-10 p.m.

Per hour

10- 11 p.m.

Per hour

Specials 8-11 p.m.

Per hour

Bleeped

0

0

0

0

3

0.27

0

0

Bleeped "cojones"

0

0

0

0

2

0.18

0

0

"Joder"

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

"Carajo"

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

"mierda"

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Whore

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Monitored but not found: "Pija," "hijo de puta," "culo," "tetas," "chupa," "huevos," "bolas," "puto."

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