Update: 'America's Next Top Model' Finale Struts to Best Ratings in a Year

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November 20th, 2008

via CW Press release: (updated with final numbers).

The Cycle 11 Finale of Top Model Scores The Show's Largest Audience and Best Ratings Since the Cycle 9 Finale In Dec. 07

Top Model Tops All Competition to Rank as Wednesday's #1 Show

with Women 18-34 and Adults 18-34

The CW Finishes as Wednesday's #1 Network with Young Women

STYLISTA Climbs to Best Ratings Since Premiere

November 20, 2008 (Burbank, CA) - The Cycle 11 finale of AMERICA'S Next Top Model soared to the show's largest audience (4.8mil) and best women 18-34 (4.4/13) and adults 18-34 (2.8/9) ratings in nearly a year (best since Cycle 9 Finale in Dec. 07), according to Live Plus Same Day Nielsen ratings for Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2008.   In addition, Top Model scored cycle highs among adults 18-49 (2.3/7) and women 18-49 (3.6/10).

The finale of Top Model stood above all other network programming to finish as Wednesday's #1 show among women 18-34 (4.4/13), adults 18-34 (2.8/9) and females 12-34 (3.8/11).

TOP MODEL ranked first in the 8:00-9:00p.m. hour among women 18-34, adults 18-34, females 12-34.  In women 18-34, TOP MODEL beat its closest competition by more than a full rating point.  MODEL ranked second in the time period among women 18-49 (3.6/10) and persons 12-34 (2.4/8).

The CW was Wednesday's #1 network with women 18-34 (3.0/8) and females 12-34 (2.6/8).  The CW matched its best Wednesday performance of the season in women 18-34, adults 18-34 (2.0/6) and adults 18-49 (1.7/4).

At 9:00p.m., STYLISTA improved to its best performance since its premiere on 10/22 in women 18-34 (1.7/5), adults 18-34 (1.1/3) and adults 18-49 (1.0/3).

 
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