via press release:
“CBS SUNDAY MORNING WITH CHARLES OSGOOD” FINISHES THE 2013-2014 SEASON AS THE #1 SUNDAY MORNING NEWS PROGRAM AND POSTS ITS BEST AUDIENCE DELIVERY SINCE THE ADVENT OF PEOPLE METERS IN 1987
“CBS SUNDAY MORNING” POSTS ITS BEST MAY SWEEP AUDIENCE DELIVERY SINCE THE ADVENT OF PEOPLE METERS
CBS SUNDAY MORNING WITH CHARLES OSGOOD finished the 2013-2014 television season as the #1 Sunday morning news program with viewers and adults 25-54, the demographic that matters most to those who advertise in news, according to Nielsen most current ratings. CBS SUNDAY MORNING posted its largest audience delivery for a season since the advent of people meters in 1987.
For the season, most current, CBS SUNDAY delivered six million viewers and a 1.5/07 with adults 25-54. Compared to last year, CBS SUNDAY was up +6% in viewers (from 5.67m) and even in adults 25-54.
During the May 2014 sweep, CBS SUNDAY MORNING delivered 5.81m viewers (up +4% from 5.57m). CBS SUNDAY MORNING also posted its largest audience in a May sweep since the advent of people meters.
CBS SUNDAY MORNING ended the season with a special “The Design Issue” anchored by Osgood from Santa Fe, N.M., which was watched by 5.88m viewers and posted a 1.5/08 in adults 25-54, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for May 18. Compared to the same day last year, CBS SUNDAY MORNING was up +4% in viewers.
CBS SUNDAY MORNING is broadcast Sundays (9:00-10:30 AM, ET) on the CBS Television Network. Rand Morrison is the executive producer.