via press release:
CBS IS THE PEOPLE'S CHOICE ON WEDNESDAY
"The People's Choice Awards" is the Night's Top Program in Viewers, Delivering its Largest Audience in Four Years
CBS Wins the Night in Viewers, Adults 18-49 and Adults 25-54
THE PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARDS was Wednesday's #1 program in viewers, delivering its largest audience in four years, according to Nielsen preliminary live plus same day ratings for Jan. 8.
From 9:00-11:00 PM, THE 40th ANNUAL PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARDS (S) was first in viewers (10.18m), adults 25-54 (3.2/08) and adults 18-49 (2.3/07). THE PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARDS posted its largest audience since 2010 and was the night's #1 program in viewers.
For the night, CBS was first in viewers (8.86m), adults 25-54 (2.8/07) and adults 18-49 (2.1/06).
Updated Wednesday ratings will be available later today.