via press release:
": CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION" POSTS ITS BEST VIEWER DELIVERY SINCE LAST APRIL
AND HIGHEST ADULTS 18-49SINCE SEASON PREMIERE
"" Is Thursday's Top Program in Adults 18-49 for the First Time This Season; " : Crime Scene Investigation" Is #1 in Viewers
"" and "$#*! " Sweep Time Periods
"The" Wins Its Time Period in Viewers
CBS Wins First Five Thursdays of the Season in Viewers and Demos for the
First Time Since 2005
CBS won its fifth consecutive Thursday in viewers and key demographics as Oct. 21: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION delivered its best viewer delivery since last April and highest adult 18-49 rating since its season premiere while was the night's #1 program in adults 18-49 for the first time this season, according to Nielsen preliminary live plus same day ratings for
was first in households (7.8/13), viewers (12.94m), adults 25-54 (5.3/15), adults 18-49 (4.0/13) and adults 18-34 (2.6/09) at 8:00 PM. Compared to last week, THE added +370,000 viewers (from 12.57m, +3%). THE was the night's #1 program adults 18-49 for the first time this season.
$#*!was first in households (6.7/11), viewers (10.91m), adults 25-54 (4.3/11) and adults 18-49 (3.1/09) at 8:30 PM. Compared to last week, $#*! was up +2% in adults 25-54 (from 4.2/11) and added +750,000 viewers (from 10.16m, +7%).
: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION was first in households (8.9/14), viewers (14.73m), adults 25-54 (4.7/11) and second in adults 18-49 (3.3/09). Compared to last week, CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION was up +7% in adults 25-54 (from 4.4/11), +6% in adults 18-49 (from 3.1/08) and added +280,000 viewers (from 14.45m, +2%). CSI posted its largest audience since April 8, 2010, and best adults 25-54 and adults 18-49 ratings since the season premiere on Sept. 23. CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION was Thursday's #1 program in viewers.
THEwas first in households (8.9/15), viewers (14.22m), adults 25-54 (4.3/11) and second in adults 18-49 (2.9/08, behind baseball on FOX).
For the night, CBS was first in households (8.3/14), viewers (13.63m), adults 25-54 (4.6/12) and adults 18-49 (3.3/09). CBS won the first five Thursdays of the season in these measures for the first time since 2005.