The 'CBS Evening News With Scott Pelley' Posts Year-to-Year Ratings Gains
via press release:
THE “CBS EVENING NEWS WITH SCOTT PELLEY” ADDS +640,000 VIEWERS COMPARED TO LAST YEAR, THE LARGEST GAIN FOR ANY NETWORK EVENING NEWS BROADCAST THIS WEEK
THE “CBS EVENING NEWS WITH SCOTT PELLEY” POSTS ITS BEST HOUSEHOLDS AND VIEWERS DELIVERIES SINCE JANUARY 2012 AND ITS BEST ADULTS 25-54 PERFORMANCE SINCE FEBRUARY 2012
THE “CBS EVENING NEWS WITH SCOTT PELLEY” ALSO POSTS YEAR-TO-YEAR RATINGS GAINS, UP +12% IN HOUSEHOLDS, +10% IN VIEWERS AND +13% IN ADULTS 25-54 FOR THE WEEK ENDING NOV. 9
The CBS EVENING NEWS WITH SCOTT PELLEY added +640,000 viewers compared to the same week last year, the largest gain for any network evening news broadcast this week.
Additionally, the CBS EVENING NEWS WITH SCOTT PELLEY posted its best households and viewers deliveries since the week ending Jan. 20, 2012 and its best adults 25-54 performance since the week ending Feb. 17, 2012.
The CBS EVENING NEWS WITH SCOTT PELLEY also posted year-to-year ratings gains among households (+12%, 4.8/09 from 4.3/08), viewers (+10%, 7.09m from 6.45m) and adults 25-54 (+13%, 1.8/06 from 1.6/06) for the week ending Nov. 9, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings.
Editor’s Note: Ratings for the CBS EVENING NEWS WITH SCOTT PELLEY for the week ending Nov. 9 represent a four-day average (Monday, Wednesday-Friday). The CBS EVENING NEWS WITH SCOTT PELLEY was broadcast as a “breakout” on Tuesday due to Election Day coverage.