ESCKaz has revealed the viewing figures for Junior Eurovision 2013 in five of the 12 competing countries. The figures are as follows:
- Macedonia – 4.5%
- Moldova – 7.61%/3.65%
- Russia – 0.8%/0.3%
- Sweden – 121,000/3.8%/1.3%
- The Netherlands – 642,000/ 10.4%/4.2%
The figures are particularly poor for Russia who has for many years been one of the largest markets for Junior Eurovision. The figures show for Russia a drop of 11.5% at peak in just 1 year. The figures for Sweden also show a drop of 14,000 views over 2012, the contest has seen viewing figures drop by over 1.3 million since 2004. The Netherlands who hosted the 2012 saw viewing figures fall 213,000 over 2012.
Macedonia however only saw viewing figures decrease by 0.6% over their last participation in the contest back in 2011. Moldova saw viewing figures however increase by 0.6% over 20112 which shows that interest in the contest is picking up.