Approximately 5.5 million viewers tuned into the premiere episode of The Bachelor on January 1. Following the premiere, we asked a sample of 507 viewers to predict which women will make the final 3.  Most viewers are skeptical of finding true love on The Bachelor and instead feel women are motivated to join the show for fame.

Viewers tend to watch The Bachelor alone or with their significant others, with 4 in 10 stating they never miss an episode. Watching The Bachelor is an amusing and exciting experience for viewers.