via press release:
“THE BIG BANG THEORY” LEADS WEEK 31 LIVE+7 DAY DVR LIFT IN VIEWERS AND ADULTS 18-49
Television’s #1 Comedy Gains +4.58 Million Viewers, Its Largest Lift of the Season, and +2.1 Rating Points in Adults 18-49
“Elementary” Also Notches Strong Lift Week with +4.15 Million Viewers and +1.3 Rating Points in Adults 18-49
THE BIG BANG THEORY led all programs in live +7 day DVR lift among viewers and adults 18-49, according to Nielsen ratings for the week ending April 28.
THE BIG BANG THEORY’s live plus same day audience of 15.05 million viewers jumped to 19.63 million with the addition of +4.58 million live plus 7-day viewers, its largest lift of the season.. In adults 18-49, THE BIG BANG THEORY gained +2.1 rating points to 6.6 from its live plus same day 4.5 rating.
ELEMENTARY, the #1 new series of the season, also had a strong week, gaining +4.15 million viewers to 14.22 million from 10.07 million and +1.3 rating points in adults 18-49, lifting its average to 3.3 from 2.0.