After one week of the 2015-16 broadcast television season (through Sunday, September 27, 2015), NBC finishes the season in first place among adults 18-49 with a 2.7 rating average. CBS is second with a 2.5, ABC is third with a 1.7, and FOX is in fourth with a 1.6. The CW finished fifth with a 0.3 adults 18-49 rating average.
Among total viewers, CBS is ahead for the season averaging 10.9 million viewers. NBC is second with 8.9 million, followed by ABC with 6.9 million, FOX with 4.2 million, and CW with 1.0 million.
Each adults 18-49 rating point is a percentage of the adults 18-49 US TV population and equals 1.2681 million adults 18-49. The season-to-date numbers are “Most Current” ratings, which are Live+7 Day for all but the two most recent weeks and Live+ Same Day for the two most recent weeks.
You can see last week’s broadcast network primetime weekly TV ratings results here.
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