via press release:
CBS SUNDAY MORNING WITH CHARLES OSGOOD” IS THE #1 SUNDAY MORNING NEWS PROGRAM AND POSTS ITS LARGEST PREMIERE WEEK AUDIENCE SINCE 1993
“CBS SUNDAY MORNING” POSTS YEAR-TO-YEAR INCREASES IN VIEWERS (+6%) AND HOUSEHOLDS (+6%)
CBS SUNDAY MORNING WITH CHARLES OSGOOD was the #1 Sunday morning news program in adults 25-54 – the demographic that matters most to those who advertise in news – as well as viewers and households, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for Sept. 29, 2013.
CBS SUNDAY MORNING (P) posted a 3.7/10 with 5.29m viewers and a 1.3/07 in adults 25-54. Compared to the same day last year, CBS SUNDAY MORNING was up +6% in both viewers (from 5.02m) and households (from 3.5/10), and even in adults 25-54.
CBS SUNDAY MORNING posted its largest premiere week audience since 1993 and its best premiere week household rating since 1995.
Sunday’s broadcast featured Tracy Smith’s profile of outspoken New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, Mark Phillips’ conversation with director Ron Howard, Anthony Mason’s interview with members of the heavy metal band Metallica and Faith Salie’s commentary on the dance craze “twerking.”
CBS SUNDAY MORNING is broadcast Sundays (9:00-10:30 AM, ET) on the CBS Television Network. Rand Morrison is the executive producer.