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TV Ratings Broadcast Top 25: Sunday Night Football Tops Week 5 Viewing Among Adults 18-49, 'NCIS' Number 1 With Total Viewers

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October 30th, 2012

Sunday Night Football was again the highest rated program among adults 18-49 while NCIS ranked number 1 with total viewers. The Big Bang Theory was the highest rated non-sports (and scripted) program among adults 18-49. 

Primetime Broadcast Adults 18-49 Viewers for the week ending October 28, 2012:

Rank Shows R=Repeat S=Special P=Premiere Net 18-49 rating 18-49 Viewers (000)
1 NBC Sunday Night Football-10/28 NBC 7.0 8808
2 Big Bang Theory, THE-10/25 CBS 5.0 6314
3 Modern Family-10/24 ABC 4.9 6263
4 FOX World Series GM4-PRE-10/28 S FOX 4.9 6231
5 FOX World Series GAME 4-10/28 S FOX 4.7 5888
6 VOICE-10/22 NBC 4.3 5438
7 VOICE-TUE-10/23 NBC 4.3 5390
8 FOOTBALL NT AMERICA PT 3-10/28 NBC 3.8 4812
9 Two and a Half Men-10/25 CBS 3.7 4692
10 FOX World Series GAME 1-10/24 S FOX 3.6 4559
11 FOX World Series GAME 2-10/25 S FOX 3.5 4431
12 Once Upon A Time-10/28 ABC 3.4 4364
13 DECSN'12 PRES ANALYS10/22-10/22 S NBC 3.2 4101
14 NCIS-10/23 CBS 3.2 4086
15 Criminal Minds-10/24 CBS 3.1 3861
16 GREY'S ANATOMY-10/25 ABC 3.0 3773
17 Person Of Interest-10/25 CBS 2.9 3674
18 SAT NIGHT FOOTBALL-10/27 ABC 2.9 3661
19 SURVIVOR: PHILIPPINES-10/24 CBS 2.8 3595
20 FOX WORLD SERIES GAME 3-10/27 S FOX 2.8 3544
21 NCIS: LOS ANGELES-10/23 CBS 2.8 3526
22 REVENGE-10/28 ABC 2.7 3421
23 New Girl-10/23 FOX 2.7 3387
24 Suburgatory-10/24 ABC 2.7 3368
25 MIDDLE, THE-10/24 ABC 2.6 3275

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Primetime Broadcast Total Viewership for the week:

Rank Shows R=Repeat S=Special P=Premiere Net Viewers (Live +SD) (000)
1 NCIS-10/23 CBS 17777
2 NBC Sunday Night Football-10/28 NBC 17730
3 NCIS: LOS ANGELES-10/23 CBS 16534
4 Big Bang Theory, THE-10/25 CBS 15818
5 FOX WORLD SERIES GAME 4-10/28 S FOX 15485
6 FOX WORLD SERIES GM4-PRE-10/28 S FOX 15101
7 Person Of Interest-10/25 CBS 14026
8 Dancing with the Stars-10/22 ABC 13274
9 Two and a Half Men-10/25 CBS 12937
10 DANCING W/STARS SP-10/23-10/23 S ABC 12895
11 Modern Family-10/24 ABC 12519
12 FOX WORLD SERIES GAME 2-10/25 S FOX 12343
13 FOX WORLD SERIES GAME 1-10/24 S FOX 12243
14 VOICE-10/22 NBC 12020
15 Criminal Minds-10/24 CBS 11613
16 VOICE-TUE-10/23 NBC 11223
17 60 Minutes-10/28 CBS 11158
18 Blue Bloods-10/26 CBS 11064
19 VEGAS-10/23 CBS 10797
20 FOX WORLD SERIES GAME 3-10/27 S FOX 10471
21 Elementary-10/25 CBS 10308
22 SURVIVOR: PHILIPPINES-10/24 CBS 10235
23 Mentalist, THE-10/28 CBS 10166
24 CSI: NY-10/26 CBS 10089
25 CSI-10/24 CBS 9948

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Nielsen TV Ratings: ©2012 The Nielsen Company. All Rights Reserved.  All numbers are live viewing plus same day DVR viewing.

 
  • Tara

    Once Upon a time had a 3,4 in a 18-49 rating :)

  • Ultima

    The ratings for the Sunday shows do not match the numbers in the Sunday Finals (FNIA pt 3, SNF, World Series game 4, Once Upon a Time).

  • JPK

    Modern Family had a 4.9
    The Big Bang Theory had a 5.0
    Two and a Half Men had a 3.7
    The Voice Tuesday had a 4.3
    Once Upon a Time had a 3.4
    Criminal Minds had a 3.1
    Grey’s Anatomy had a 3.0
    Survivor had a 2.8
    New Girl had a 2.7
    The Middle had a 2.6

  • Juan

    Haha this isn’t right

  • Babygate

    Wow, who decided to publish this with incomplete/inaccurate numbers?

  • Babygate

    Wow. The networks are all screwed up too.

  • Flame

    Aw come one, Big Bang Theory on FOX? (first list)

  • http://tvbythenumbers.com Robert Seidman

    fixed.

  • Dennis

    haha, CSI: NY (24) better than CSI (25)

  • Traywana

    LOL – Castle couldn’t even make it into the Old Farts top 25. Please shoot that horse now and put it out of its misery.

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