‘Criminal Minds’ Sweeps Time Period With Across-The -Board Growth From Last Original Episode

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Criminal Minds April 2

via press release:

“CRIMINAL MINDS” SWEEPS TIME PERIOD WITH ACROSS-THE-BOARD GROWTH FROM LAST ORIGINAL EPISODE

 

“Criminal Minds” is Wednesday’s Most-Watched Program

 

“Survivor” and “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” Also Win Time Periods in Viewers and Key Demos

 

CBS Sweeps Every Hour on Wednesday in Viewers, Adults 18-49 and Adults 25-54

 

            CRIMINAL MINDS swept its time period in viewers and key demographics and was Wednesday’s most-watched program, leading CBS to a nightly win, according to Nielsen preliminary live plus same day ratings for April 2.

 

From 8:00-9:00 PM, SURVIVOR was first in viewers (9.55m), adults 25-54 (3.1/09) and adults 18-49 (2.2/07).

 

From 9:00-10:00 PM, CRIMINAL MINDS was first in viewers (10.37m), adults 25-54 (3.3/08) and adults 18-49 (2.5/07). Compared to the last first-run episode on March 19, CRIMINAL MINDS was up +6% in adults 25-54 (from 3.1/08), +14% in adults 18-49 (from 2.2/06) and added +230,000 viewers (from 10.14m, +2%).  CRIMINAL MINDS was the night’s #1 program in viewers.  If ratings hold, CRIMINAL MINDS beat “American Idol” in their common hour for the first time ever in adults 18-49 and adults 25-54.

 

At 10:00 PM, CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION was first in viewers (9.66m), adults 25-54 (2.6/07) and adults 18-49 (1.9/05).

 

For the night, CBS was first in viewers (9.86m), adults 25-54 (3.0/05) and adults 18-49 (2.2/07).  CBS swept the night in these measures for the second straight night.

 

Updated Wednesday ratings will be available later today.

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