TV Ratings Sunday: ‘The Bachelorette’ Finale and ‘After the Final Rose’ Up; ‘Big Brother’ Down, ‘Teen Choice Awards’ Flat
|Adults 18-49: Rating/Share||2.6/8||1.2/3||1.0/3||1.0/3||0.9/3|
|Adults 18-34: Rating/Share||2.2/8||0.7/2||1.1/4||1.0/4||0.5/2|
|Total Viewers (million)||7.89||5.18||2.74||2.71||3.63|
ABC was number one in adults 18-49 and among total viewers.
On ABC, The Bachelorette finale earned a 3.0 adults 18-49 rating, up 7% for a 2.7 for last year’s finale on Monday, August 1, 2011. The Bachelorette: After The Final Rose scored a 3.2 adults 18-49 rating, up 14% from a 2.8 for last year’s post-mortem on August 1, 2011.
On CBS, Big Brother garnered a 1.9 among adults 18-49, down 17% from last week’s 2.2.
On FOX, Teen Choice 2012 earned a 1.1 adults 18-49 rating matching last year’s performance.
On NBC, Dateline garnered a 1.0 adults 18-49 rating, up 25% from last week’s 0.8.
Broadcast primetime ratings for Sunday, July 22, 2012:
|Time||Net||Show||18-49 Rating/Share||Viewers (Millions)|
|7:00||ABC||America’s Funniest Home Videos – R||1.2/4||5.28|
|CBS||60 Minutes – R||1.0/4||7.28|
|FOX||The Simpsons – R||0.9/3||2.03|
|7:30||FOX||Family Guy – R||1.2/4||2.58|
|8:00||ABC||The Bachelorette (8-10PM) Finale||3.0/9||8.58|
|FOX||Teen Choice 2012 (8-10PM)||1.1/3||2.96|
|9:00||CBS||The Mentalist – R||0.9/2||3.88|
|NBC||America’s Got Talent (9-11PM) – R||0.8/2||3.04|
|10:00||ABC||The Bachelorette: After the Final Rose||3.2/9||9.12|
|CBS||The Mentalist – R||0.9/2||4.20|
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