via press release:
· LED BY NCIS AND NCIS: NEW ORLEANS, CBS WINS TUESDAY IN VIEWERS TOPPING THE COMBINED AUDIENCE OF NBC, ABC AND FOX
· CBS BEATS ITS CLOSEST COMPETITOR BY +9.5 MILLION VIEWERS
· CBS ALSO WINS NIGHT IN A18-49 AND A25-54
At 8PM, NCIS was first in viewers (18.62m), A18-49 (2.6) and A25-54 (4.1). NCIS was Tuesday’s most watched and highest rated broadcast in A18-49 and A25-54. NCIS beat NBC, ABC, FOX and CW combined at 8PM in viewers.
At 9PM, NCIS: NEW ORLEANS was first in viewers (16.38m), A18-49 (2.2) and A25-54 (3.4). NCIS: NEW ORLEANS was Tuesday’s second most watched and highest rated broadcast in A18-49 and A25-54. NCIS: NEW ORLEANS beat NBC, ABC, FOX and CW combined in viewers (vs. 11.82m, +39%).
At 10PM, PERSON OF INTEREST was first in viewers (9.19m), A25-54 (2.3) and second in A18-49 (1.4).
For the night, CBS was first in viewers (14.73m), adults 25-54 (3.2/09) and adults 18-49 (2.1/09). CBS beat its closest competitor in viewers by +181% (ABC’s 5.25m), +77% in adults 25-54 (ABC’s 1.8) and +50% in adults 18-49 (vs. ABC and FOX’s 1.4).