|Rating/Share: Adults 18-49||3.1/9||2.6/8||2.4/7||1.4/4||1.3/4||1.3/4|
|Rating/Share: Adults 18-34||1.9/6||2.1/7||2.2/8||1.4/5||1.4/5||1.1/|
|Total Viewers (million)||12.225||8.208||5.730||3.352||2.716||4.458|
: Heroes v. Villains lead a CBS ratings win on Thursday, but all CBS news wasn't good as went low, to just a 3.1 adults 18-49 . ABC finished at the back of the pack and Flash Forward kept falling, down 12% to a 1.4 adults 18-49 rating. FF was beaten (for the first time?) by the CW's in the adults 18-49 ratings.
Even in victory, CBS was down on the night, from last week's 3.5 overall adults 18-49 average. was stable, but tumbled 11% from its 3.5 adults 18-49 rating last week.
Overall, Fox was up 0.2 adults 18-49 ratings points on the night, but the increase was all, as was flat vs. last week with a 2.8 adults 18-49 rating. was up 4% from last week to a 2.4 rating.
While the CW congratulates itself on the 8pm 18-49 win vs. ABC,was still down a tenth of a ratings point in women 18-34 (to a 2.3 rating in the W18-34 demo). was steady from last week in the women 18-34 demo with a 1.4 rating.
Thein the 2000s (could they have come up with a more ungainly title?) special for NBC did quite well with a 2.9 adults 18-49 rating.
via NBC press blurb:
In Late-Night Metered Markets Thursday night:
- "Thewith Jay Leno" (3.4/9 in metered-market households) topped CBS's " with David Letterman" (2.6/7 with an encore telecast) and ABC's combination of " (2.8/7) and "Jimmy Kimmel Live" (1.3/4) in Nielsen's 56 metered markets.
- In the 25 markets with Local People Meters, “Thewith Jay Leno” (1.2/5) ranked #1 among the major networks in the time period over " " (0.7/3 with an encore telecast), " " (0.9/4) and "Jimmy Kimmel Live" (0.4/2).
- At 12:35 a.m., "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" (1.6/6 in metered-market households) beat CBS's "Latewith Craig Ferguson" (1.4/5). In the 25 markets with Local People Meters, "Late Night" (0.7/4 in 18-49) topped "Late " (0.5/3).
- At 1:35 a.m., "with Carson Daly" averaged a 1.0/4 in metered-market households and a 0.4/4 in adults 18-49 in the 25 markets with local people meters.
|Time||Net||Show||18-49 Rating||18-49 Share||Viewers Live+SD (Millions)|
|8:00||CBS||: Heroes v. Villians||3.7||12||12.134|
|NBC||in the 2000s||2.7||8||6.539|
|10:00||NBC||in the 2000s||3.0||9||6.868|
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