, , and The led overall viewing again for the week ending April 5th.
The good news for NBC, it placed two shows in the top twenty -- the ER finale at number 6 and the ER retrospective at number twenty. More good news, the ER finale finished third among 18-49 year olds! The bad news for NBC: no more ER!
The curse of "look at the pretty improvement!" struck CBS. Last week some media outlets were chiming in on CBS' improved 18-49 ratings for sorted by 18-49 ranking is also available.based on the president and other newsmakers appearing. So what happened? Well, the good news is was still among the top twenty shows overall (#16). The bad news is it dropped to 49th among adults 18-49 with a 1.8/6 /share, basically in a dead-heat with Friday night's 10pm airing of on ABC. The full top 20
Nielsen Top Twenty Shows by viewers for the week ending April 5, 2009:
|Rank||Shows||R=Repeat S=Special P=Premiere||Net||# Viewers (LIVE+SD) (000)||HH RATING (LIVE+SD)||HH SHARE (LIVE+SD)||18-49 Rank|
|3||DANCING WITH THE STARS||ABC||20,484||12.9||20||6|
|9||TWO AND A HALF MEN||CBS||14,556||8.5||13||4|
|10||CBS NCAA BSKBL CHAMP SA-2(S)||S||CBS||14,454||8.5||16||5|
|11||DANCING W/STARS RESULTS||ABC||13,513||8.6||13||26|
|13||CBS NCAA BSKBL-BRIDGE(S)||S||CBS||12,949||7.8||15||8|
|14||WITHOUT A TRACE||CBS||12,527||8.2||14||32|
|19||RULES OF ENGAGEMENT||CBS||11,025||6.6||10||10|
Nielsen Ratings Data: ©2009 The Nielsen Company. All Rights Reserved
All numbers above based on live plus same day DVR viewing.