Fox Again Tops Weekly Ratings; ABC Second; CBS Third; NBC Fourth
In the 35th week (the final full week) of the broadcast season (May 14-22), Fox was again ahead of the pack in the primetime adults 18-49 ratings competition for the week averaging a 3.0 adults 18-49 rating.
ABC placed second with a 2.4 adults 18-49 rating average. CBS was third, averaging a 2.0 adults 18-49 rating. NBC finished fourth with a 1.8 adults 18-49 average. Univision was fifth with a 1.5 adults 18-49 average. The CW finished sixth with a 0.7 adults 18-49 rating average.
Once again, CBS was on top of the press release friendly, but revenue meaningless, average viewership for the week averaging 10.07 million viewers. Trailing them were Fox 8.86 million, ABC 8.74m, NBC 5.41m, Univision 3.89m, and the CW 1.54m.
Each adults 18-49 rating point is a percentage of the adults 18-49 US TV population and equals 1.315 million adults 18-49.
You can see past week’s broadcast network primetime weekly TV ratings results here.
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