'Elementary' Sweeps Time Period, Delivering Its Largest Audience Since Season Premiere

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January 31st, 2014

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IT'S ALL Elementary!

 

Second-Year Drama Sweeps Time Period, Delivering Its Largest Audience Since

The Season Premiere

 

Also Scores Best Adults 25-54 rating of the Season, While Matching Second-Highest

Adults 18-49 Rating

 

"The Big Bang Theory," "The Crazy Ones" and "Two and a Half Men" Also Win Time Periods in All Key Measures

 

CBS Wins Thursday in Viewers, Adults 18-49 and Adults 25-54

 

            Elementary won its time period in all key measures with its largest audience since the season premiere and best adults 25-54 rating of the season, while The Big Bang Theory, THE CRAZY ONES and Two and a Half Men all swept their respective time periods, according to Nielsen preliminary live plus same day ratings for Thursday, Jan. 30.

 

At 10:00 PM, Elementary was first in viewers (10.16m), adults 25-54 (3.0/08) and adults 18-49 (2.0/06).  Elementary posted its season-best adults 25-54 ratings, the best viewer total since the season premiere and matched the season's second-best adults 18-49 rating.

 

At 8:00 PM, The Big Bang Theory was first in viewers (18.88m), adults 25-54 (6.8/18) and adults 18-49 (5.1/15).  The Big Bang Theory beat "American Idol" in their common 8:00-8:30 PM half-hour by the largest margin of victory to date in viewers (+8.45m).  The Big Bang Theory posted the night's top deliveries in households, viewers, adults 25-54 and adults 18-49.

 

At 8:30 PM, THE MILLERS was second in viewers (11.79m), adults 25-54 (3.9/10) and adults 18-49 (2.8/08).

 

At 9:00 PM, THE CRAZY ONES was first in viewers (8.27m), adults 25-54 (2.8/07) and adults 18-49 (1.9/05).

 

Two and a Half Men was first in viewers (8.55m), adults 25-54 (2.9/07) and adults 18-49 (1.9/05).

 

For the night, CBS was first in households (7.0/11), viewers (11.30m), adults 25-54 (3.7/09) and adults 18-49 (2.6/07).

 

Updates Thursday ratings will be available later today.

 
  • MARTY

    elementary syndicated, that should mean 3 more yrs. congrats to the shows fans

  • PurpleDrazi

    Yay Elementary!

  • Mathew Price

    Elementary was just picked up for 2 more seasons!

  • jenna

    2.0 with weak competition, lol. Yes, very good news.

  • The Geezer

    Hey! Where’s the 55-74 ratings?? What are we? Chopped Liver?

    Loved the show …

    C.L.

  • RyanCanada

    LOVE THIS SHOW.

  • MARTY

    jenna it is now syndicated

  • John

    This is the best of CBS dramas, and the new syndication deal means it will be on the air for years to come. Great news.

  • Elijah

    Elementary got picked up for syndication by WGN!

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