In Late-Night Metered-Market Household Averages for New Year's Eve:
ABC's Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve averaged an 8.7 household/21 share in the 56 markets metered by Nielsen from 11:30 p.m.-1:15 a.m. (up 2% from last year's 8.5/20).
From 11:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., NBC'S New Year's Eve With Carson Daly delivered its best-ever metered-market household rating, topping each of the show's five prior annual telecasts with a 5.2 household rating, 12 share in the 56 markets metered by Nielsen is up 4% from the previous high, last year's 5.0/11. In the 24 markets with local People Meters, NBC'S New Year's Eve With Carson Daly also delivered its best-ever result, a 3.4 rating in adults 18-49. That's up 13% versus last year's 3.0 adult 18-49 rating in the local people meters.
Fox's Billboard's New Year's Eve Live delivered a 2.7 household rating /6 share in metered-market households from 11 p.m.-12:30 a.m., down 21% vs. last year's 3.4/7)
CBS's New Year's Eve encore of(2.4/5 from 11:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., down 4% vs. last year's 2.5/5).