'Talent' Leads with 18-49 Year Old Viewers, Too

Categories: Nielsen Broadcast TV Show Ratings Adults 18-49

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September 3rd, 2008

Among 18-49 year olds, the top three shows were the same as they were among the total viewing universe.  The premiere of America's Toughest Jobs, number 7 on the overall list bumps up to the number 5 spot, and NBC takes four out of the top five shows the 18-49 year old crowd.  Univision placed seven shows on the list.  The most of any network.

Nielsen Top Twenty Shows (18-49 Demo) for the week ending 08/31/08:

Rank Shows Net 18-49 Rating 18-49 Viewers (000)
1 AMERICA'S GOT TALENT NBC 3.1 4,089
2 TWO AND A HALF MEN CBS 3.0 3,902
3 DEAL OR NO DEAL-MON NBC 2.8 3,727
4 AMERICA'S GOT TALENT-WED NBC 2.8 3,612
5 AMERICA'S TOUGHEST JOBS NBC 2.7 3,484
6 Big Brother 10-TUE CBS 2.3 3,074
7 Wipeout ABC 2.3 3,068
8 HOUSE FOX 2.3 3,044
9 AL DIABLO CON GUAPOS MON UNI 2.3 3,042
10 AL DIABLO CON GUAPOS THU UNI 2.3 3,013
11 AL DIABLO CON GUAPOS TUE UNI 2.3 2,996
12 FUEGO EN LA SANGRE TUE UNI 2.3 2,968
13 OLD CHRISTINE CBS 2.3 2,964
14 FUEGO EN LA SANGRE MON UNI 2.3 2,953
15 AL DIABLO CON GUAPOS WED UNI 2.3 2,950
16 DECISION '08 DEM CONV THU(S) NBC 2.2 2,922
17 Big Brother 10-THU CBS 2.2 2,896
18 FUEGO EN LA SANGRE WED UNI 2.2 2,835
19 HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER CBS 2.2 2,822
20 MOMENT OF TRUTH 8/28-9P(S) FOX 2.1 2,736

Nielsen Ratings Data: ©2008 The Nielsen Company. All Rights Reserved

 
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