via press release:
THE “CBS EVENING NEWS WITH SCOTT PELLEY” IS THE ONLY NETWORK EVENING NEWS BROADCAST TO POST YEAR-TO-YEAR RATINGS GAINS AMONG ADULTS 25-54 – THE DEMOGRAPHIC MOST IMPORTANT TO THOSE WHO ADVERTISE IN NEWS – FOR THE WEEK ENDING JUNE 20
The CBS EVENING NEWS WITH SCOTT PELLEY is the only network evening news broadcast to post year-to-year ratings gains among adults 25-54 (+9%, 1.2/05 from 1.1/05) – the demographic most important to those who advertise in news – for the week ending June 20, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings.
The CBS EVENING NEWS WITH SCOTT PELLEY also posted year-to-year gains among viewers (+8%, 6.04m from 5.60m) for the week ending June 20. The CBS broadcast added +440,000 viewers compared to the same week last year.
Season-to-date, the CBS EVENING NEWS WITH SCOTT PELLEY is up +6% in viewers (6.96m from 6.59m) compared to last year.