In week 30 of the broadcast television season ending Sunday, April 15, 2012 FOX cinched the lead for adults 18-49 with a 2.4 adults 18-49 rating average. CBS came in second with a 2.1 adults 18-49 rating average, and ABC was third with 1.8 average adults 18-49 rating, NBC was fourth with a 1.7, and Univision was fifth with a 1.5 adults 18-49 rating. The CW finished sixth with a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating average.
CBS won the week with total viewers, averaging 9.17 million viewers, ahead of second place FOX with 7.53 million viewers. ABC was third with 7.28 million, followed by NBC with 5.30 million, Univision with 3.74 million, and the CW with 0.97 million.
Each adults 18-49 rating point is a percentage of the adults 18-49 US TV population and equals 1.279 million adults 18-49.
You can see last week's broadcast network primetime weekly TV ratings results here.
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