via press release:
"BIG BROTHER" SWEEPS ITS TIME PERIOD IN VIEWERS AND
KEY DEMOS FOR THE SIXTH CONSECUTIVE WEEK
The BIG BROTHER THURSDAY live eviction show swept its time period for the sixth consecutive week, according to Nielsen preliminary live plus same day ratings for Thursday, Aug. 11.
Editor's Note: CBS was pre-empted and delayed in several markets due to NFL pre-season football. Ratings are tentative and subject to change.
BIG BROTHER THURSDAY was first in households (5.2/09), viewers (8.64m), adults 25-54 (3.8/10), adults 18-49 (3.2/10) and adults 18-34 (2.6/09) for the sixth consecutive week.
For the night, CBS was first in households (4.7/08), viewers (7.69m), adults 25-54 (2.9/08) and adults 18-49 (2.3/07) for the sixth consecutive week.
Updated Thursday ratings will be available this afternoon.