TV Ratings Broadcast Top 25: ‘Big Brother’ Tops Week 48 With Adults 18-49; ‘America’s Got Talent’ Wins With Total Viewers

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Big Brother was again the highest rated program among adults 18-49 while America’s Got Talent repeated in the top spot with total viewers for the week ending August 24.

Primetime Broadcast Adults 18-49 Ratings for the week ending August 24, 2014:

Rank Shows R=Repeat S=Special P=Premiere Net 18-49 Rating 18-49 Viewers (000)
1 BIG BROTHER-SUN-08/24/2014 CBS 2.5 3226
2 BIG BROTHER-WED-08/20/2014 CBS 2.3 2964
3 BIG BROTHER-THU-08/21/2014 CBS 2.3 2859
4 NBC NFL PRE-SEASON GM8/24-08/24/2014 S NBC 2.1 2619
5 AMERICA’S GOT TALENT-TUE-08/19/2014 NBC 2.0 2496
6 MASTERCHEF-08/18/2014 FOX 2.0 2556
7 AMERICA’S GOT TALENT-WED-08/20/2014 NBC 1.9 2406
8 AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR-08/18/2014 NBC 1.8 2337
9 BIG BANG THEORY, THE-08/21/2014 R CBS 1.6 2070
10 UNDER THE DOME-08/18/2014 CBS 1.5 1894
11 NFL PRE-SEASON-08/22/2014 S CBS 1.5 1885
12 HOTEL HELL-08/18/2014 FOX 1.5 1860
13 MOM – THURSDAY-08/21/2014 R CBS 1.4 1716
14 BACHELOR IN PARADISE-08/18/2014 ABC 1.3 1643
15 60 MINUTES-08/24/2014 R CBS 1.2 1463
16 NASCAR SERIES AT BRISTOL-08/23/2014 S ABC 1.2 1495
17 MODERN FAMILY-WED 9:31PM-08/20/2014 R ABC 1.2 1585
18 MODERN FAMILY-08/20/2014 R ABC 1.2 1511
19 NCIS-08/19/2014 R CBS 1.1 1398
20 AMERICA GOT TALENT-WED 8P-08/20/2014 R NBC 1.1 1424
21 DATELINE FRI-08/22/2014 NBC 1.1 1399
22 RUNNING WILD: B. GRYLLS-08/18/2014 NBC 1.1 1426
23 FAMILY GUY-08/24/2014 R FOX 1.1 1399
24 EXTANT-08/20/2014 CBS 1.0 1231
25 ROOKIE BLUE-08/21/2014 ABC 1.0 1231


Primetime Total Viewers for the week ending August 24, 2014:

Rank Shows R=Repeat S=Special P=Premiere Net # Viewers (Live+SD) (000)
1 AMERICA’S GOT TALENT-TUE-08/19/2014 NBC 9481
2 AMERICA’S GOT TALENT-WED-08/20/2014 NBC 9425
3 NCIS-08/19/2014 R CBS 9105
4 60 MINUTES-08/24/2014 R CBS 8504
5 BIG BANG THEORY, THE-08/21/2014 R CBS 7450
6 UNDER THE DOME-08/18/2014 CBS 7297
7 BIG BROTHER-SUN-08/24/2014 CBS 7241
8 NBC NFL PRE-SEASON GM8/24-08/24/2014 S NBC 6980
9 NCIS: LOS ANGELES-08/19/2014 R CBS 6970
10 BIG BROTHER-WED-08/20/2014 CBS 6639
11 BIG BROTHER-THU-08/21/2014 CBS 6600
12 UNFORGETTABLE-08/24/2014 CBS 6388
13 MASTERCHEF-08/18/2014 FOX 5828
14 MOM – THURSDAY-08/21/2014 R CBS 5775
15 AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR-08/18/2014 NBC 5735
16 AMERICA GOT TALENT-WED 8P-08/20/2014 R NBC 5683
17 EXTANT-08/20/2014 CBS 5567
18 NFL PRE-SEASON-08/22/2014 S CBS 5462
19 DATELINE SUN-7PM-08/24/2014 NBC 5449
20 ROOKIE BLUE-08/21/2014 ABC 5315
21 DATELINE FRI-08/22/2014 NBC 5291
22 PERSON OF INTEREST-08/19/2014 R CBS 5131
23 NASCAR SERIES AT BRISTOL-08/23/2014 S ABC 5079
24 BACHELOR IN PARADISE-08/18/2014 ABC 5063
25 TWO AND A HALF MEN-08/18/2014 R CBS 4771


Nielsen TV Ratings: ©2014 The Nielsen Company. All Rights Reserved.  All numbers are live viewing plus same day DVR viewing.

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