'Law and Order: SVU' Encore Captures NBC's Biggest Wednesday 8-9 PM Audience Since April 30

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June 19th, 2014

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via press notes:

Wednesday Primetime Results:

 

  • An encore telecast of "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" (1.1/4 in adults 18-49, 4.3 million viewers overall from 8-9 p.m. ET) ranked #2 among the Big 4 networks in the time period in adults 18-49 and equaled NBC’s highest non-sports rating in the slot since May 14.

 

  • In total viewers, the “SVU” encore locked up NBC’s top result in the hour since April 30.

 

  • A second rebroadcast of "Law & Order: SVU" (1.2/4 in adults 18-49, 4.5 million viewers overall from 9-10 p.m. ET) tied for #2 in the time period among ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox in adults 18-49 and was #2 outright among those nets in women 18-49.

 

  • The 9 p.m. “SVU” encore grew from half-hour to half-hour in every key measure, including gains of +9% in adults 18-49 (1.2 vs. 1.1), +29% in adults 18-34 (0.9 vs. 0.7) and +30% in women 18-34 (1.3 vs. 1.0).

 

  • An encore telecast of "Chicago P.D." averaged a 0.8/2 in 18-49 and 3.0 million viewers overall from 10-11 p.m. ET.  The “Chicago P.D.” rebroadcast grew from its first half-hour to its second in total viewers (to 3.0 million from 2.9 million), despite the 10 p.m. hour.

 

  • For the night, NBC tied for #2 in adults 18-49 among the Big 4 with ABC and CBS (1.0 each).
 
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