In week 17 of the broadcast television season ending Sunday, January 20, 2013, CBS came in first place among adults 18-49 with a 4.2 rating average. FOX came in second with a 2.6. ABC was third with a 1.7 and NBC was fourth with a 1.2 average. The CW finished last with a 0.6 adults 18-49 rating average.
CBS won the week with total viewers, with 15.89 million viewers, ahead of second place FOX with 7.45 million viewers. ABC was third with 5.83 million. NBC was fourth with 3.73 million followed by the CW with 1.62 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: ©2013 The Nielsen Company. All Rights Reserved.