After two weeks of the 2012-2013 broadcast television season (through Sunday, October 7 2012), NBC is in first place among adults 18-49, with a 2.8average. Runners-up FOX and CBS tied for second, each earning a 2.4 rating average. ABC came in fourth with a 2.1 rating average, respectively, and Univision was fifth with a 1.4 18-49 rating. The CW finished last with a 0.3 adults 18-49 rating average.
Among total viewers, CBS is ahead for the season averaging 10.57 million viewers. ABC is second with 8.04m, followed by NBC with 7.86m, FOX with 6.12m, Univision with 3.51m and CW with 0.86 million.
Each adults 18-49 rating point is a percentage of the adults 18-49 US TV population and equals 1.265 million adults 18-49.
You can see last week's broadcast network primetime weekly TV ratings results here.
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