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ESPN Tops Weekly Primetime 18-49 Ratings, USA Wins Average Viewership

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November 24th, 2009

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ESPN topped the primetime weekly cable ratings for adults 18-49 primarily on the strength of Monday Night Football, but USA powered by Monk, White Collar, WWE RAW and NCIS repeats was a close second. While for average viewership, USA took the title followed by ESPN.

Nickelodeon is back to it's standard victory margin for total day average viewership.

Prime-time Average Viewers (Live+SD) Week of  November 16-22, 2009

Network (000s)
USA 3,078
ESPN 2,933
DSNY 2,485
FOXN 2,435
TBSC 1,997
TNT 1,959
NAN 1,830
HIST 1,646
FAM 1,577
A&E 1,432
TOON 1,389
FOOD 1,217
SYFY 1,212
HGTV 1,198
TRU 1,154
FX 1,127
CMDY 1,105
TLC 1,032
DISC 1,016
LIFE 981
HALL 980
SPK 975
ESP2 973
AMC 812
NKJR 791

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Adults 18-49 Primetime Average (Live+SD)

Network (000s)
ESPN 1,447
USA 1,294
TBSC 1,109
TNT 871
FX 701
A&E 635
CMDY 610
HIST 600
SPK 588
FAM 581
TRU 574
FOOD 566
SYFY 531
DISC 527
TLC 520
DSNY 520
NAN 502
BRAV 492
LIFE 464
HGTV 456
MTV 424
FOXN 417
AMC 393
VH1 378
ESP2 371

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Total Day Average Viewers (Live+SD)

Network (000s)
NICK 2,131
DSNY 1,560
NAN 1,520
USA 1,486
FOXN 1,254
TNT 1,208
ADSM 1,132
ESPN 1,102
TOON 1,039
TBSC 974
HIST 816
A&E 802
FAM 786
TRU 756
FOOD 718
HGTV 661
LIFE 642
HALL 633
FX 617
DISC 598
SPK 597
NKJR 555
CMDY 537
TVLD 519
SYFY 509

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Nielsen TV Ratings: ©2009 The Nielsen Company. All Rights Reserved.

 
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