Monday Broadcast Finals: Castle doesn't drop; Heroes, Trauma do

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November 3rd, 2009

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Castle” (10:02-11:00 p.m.) (info via ABC)

For the 2nd consecutive week, ABC’s “Castle” outperformed NBC’s “Jay Leno” in the 10 o’clock hour with its largest margins to-date in both Total Viewers (+5.5 million viewers – 9.4 million vs. 3.9 million) and Adults 18-49 (+100% - 2.4/6 vs. 1.2/3). The sophomore drama saw week-to-week increases among Adults 18-34 (+6% - 1.8/5 vs. 1.7/5) and Women 18-34 (+10% - 2.3/7 vs. 2.1/6), posting season highs in both measures.

Meanwhile, The Big Bang Theory was up a tick from the early numbers with adults 18-49 (via CBS):

The Big Bang Theory (7.7/12, 12.73m) was tied for first in adults 25-54 (5.8/13, with FOX), second in adults 18-49 (4.7/11) and adults 18-34 (3.5/09).  The Big Bang Theory built on its Two and a Half Men lead-in by +4% in adults 25-54, +7% in adults 18-49 and +17% in adults 18-34.

via NBC:

At 8 p.m. ET, “Heroes” averaged a 2.5 rating, 6 (down from a 2.6 in the preliminary numbers) share in adults 18-49 and 5.9 (down from 6.2 in the preliminary numbers) million viewers overall in a highly competitive time period that includes Fox's World Series coverage, CBS's comedies and ABC's "Dancing with the Stars."  In the time period, "Heroes" is the #1 non-sports telecast on the major networks in men 18-34.  "Heroes" is one of the most time-shifted shows on television, adding 32% to its 18-49 rating so far this season when going from these next-day "live plus same day" ratings to "live plus seven day" figures.  In total viewers, HEROES adds 1.5 million viewers to the previously reported "live plus same day" results when "live plus seven" ratings are released

Full Monday broadcast finals via "Travis Yanan":

Dancing with the Stars (122 minutes)
- 16.688 million viewers
- 10.9/16 HH
- 3.4/8 A18-49

Castle (58 minutes)
- 9.428 million viewers
- 6.4/11 HH
- 2.4/6 A18-49

How I Met Your Mother (96% coverage, CBS normally is 98%)
- 8.823 million viewers
- 5.4/8 HH
- 3.5/9 A18-49

Accidentally on Purpose (96% coverage)
- 8.085 million viewers
- 5.0/7 HH
- 3.1/8 A18-49

Two and a Half Men (96% coverage)
- 13.509 million viewers
- 8.4/12 HH
- 4.4/11 A18-49

The Big Bang Theory (96% coverage)
- 12.729 million viewers
- 7.7/12 HH
- 4.7/11 A18-49

CSI: Miami (96% coverage)
- 12.518 million viewers
- 8.0/13 HH
- 3.6/10 A18-49

Heroes (97% coverage, NBC normally is 98%)
- 5.855 million viewers
- 3.5/5 HH
- 2.5/6 A18-49

Trauma (61 minutes, 97% coverage)
- 5.824 million viewers
- 3.7/5 HH
- 1.9/5 A18-49

The Jay Leno Show (59 minutes, 97% coverage)
- 3.923 million viewers
- 2.6/4 HH
- 1.2/3 A18-49

World Series Game 5 (7:53pm, 215 minutes)
- 17.092 million viewers
- 10.6/16 HH
- 5.3/14 A18-49

One Tree Hill
- 2.321 million viewers
- 1.6/2 HH
- 1.1/3 A18-49
- 1.5/4 A18-34
- 2.3/6 W18-34

Gossip Girl
- 1.981 million viewers
- 1.4/2 HH
- 1.0/2 A18-49
- 1.4/4 A18-34
- 2.3/6 W18-34

 
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