via press release:
"Survivor: Gabon" Winning Streak Continues
"CSI" Is the Night's Top Program
"Eleventh Hour" Posts Increases Over Its Last First-Run Episode
CBS won Thursday in viewers and adults 25-54 as SURVIVOR: GABON - EARTH'S LAST EDEN won its time period for the 10th consecutive week and CSI remained the night's top program, according to Nielsen preliminary live plus same day ratings for Dec. 4.
SURVIVOR: GABON won its time period in households (7.6/12), viewers (12.79m), adults 25-54 (5.3/14) and adults 18-49 (4.0/11). SURVIVOR has won its time period for the 10th consecutive week. Compared to last week (Thanksgiving night), SURVIVOR was up +58% in households (from 4.8/10), +77% in adults 25-54 (from 3.0/09), +74% in adults 18-49 (from 2.3/07) and added +4.48m viewers (from 8.31m, +54%).
CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION won its time period in households (10.7/16), viewers (17.39m), adults 25-54 (6.1/14) and second in adults 18-49 (4.6/11). This is the 9th consecutive time period win for CSI in households, viewers and adults 25-54. CSI was the night's #1 program in households, viewers and adults 25-54.
ELEVENTH HOUR was second in households (7.1/12), viewers (10.91m), tied for second in adults 25-54 (3.8/09, with NBC) and averaged a 2.7/07 in adults 18-49. Compared to the last first run episode (on 11/20/08), ELEVENTH HOUR was up +3% in households (from 6.9/12), +12% in adults 25-54 (from 3.4/09) while adding +330,000 viewers (from 10.58m, +3%).
For the night, CBS was first in households (8.4/13), viewers (13.70m), adults 25-54 (5.1/12) and second in adults 18-49 (3.8/10).