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FOX Leads Among Adults 18-49 and With Total Viewers in Week 5 Ending October 28, 2012

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October 30th, 2012

For the week's top 25 broadcast TV show ratings click here.

 

In week 5 of the broadcast television season ending Sunday, October 28, 2012, FOX, powered by the World Series. notched first place among adults 18-49, with a 3.3 rating average. NBC came in second with a 2.5. ABC was number three with a 2.2.  CBS came in fourth with a 2.1 rating average, and Univision was fifth with a TBD 18-49 rating. The CW finished last with a 0.6 adults 18-49 rating average.

FOX won the week with total viewers, averaging 10.69 million viewers, ahead of second place CBS with 10.15 million viewers. ABC was third with 7.63 million, followed by NBC with 7.05 million, Univision with TBD million, and the CW with 1.63 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.

Nielsen TV Ratings Data: ©2012 The Nielsen Company. All Rights Reserved.

 
  • Nick

    How is CBS 4th??????

  • Ultima

    @Nick
    How is CBS 4th??????

    FOX had the NFL doubleheader and the debate fell on Tuesday, so no NCIS/LA.

  • Ultima

    Oh, wait, that was last week… they didn’t have thier Monday lineup this week. Same effect.

  • Pavel

    Why aren’t the Univision ratings there?

  • Christian

    Haha CBS fourth.. I love it! Where’s ‘Old Man?’

  • THE OLD MAN

    Biding his time! We have a long way between now & May! HaHa

  • Tony ^_^

    I knew FOX would be first in Week 5! :D But I’m surprised they didn’t write a “FOX Is #1; Ends NBC’s Continuous Streak” Press Release or something along those lines… :p

  • Ultima

    Top Broadcast/Cable Networks (excluding Univision)
    Viewers
    1. FOX – 10.69 million
    2. CBS – 10.15 million
    3. ABC – 7.63 million
    4. NBC – 7.05 million
    5. FOX News – 3.71 million
    6. ESPN – 2.69 million
    7. USA – 2.40 million
    8. Disney – 2.03 million
    9. AMC – 1.65 million
    10. CW – 1.63 million

    Adults 18-49
    1. FOX – 3.3
    2. NBC – 2.5
    3. ABC – 2.2
    4. CBS – 2.1
    5. ESPN – 1.1
    6. AMC – 0.7
    7. TBS – 0.7
    8. FX – 0.7
    9. USA – 0.7
    10. A&E – 0.6
    10. CW – 0.6

    Just to illustrate relative broadcast and cable numbers.

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