CBS takes Households and A18-49 from NBC, as L&O dips some from previous weeks.
CBS finished first for the evening with a 7.1/13 HH rating and a 2.9 A18-49 rating.
- CBS’s lineup of dramas are holding strong week to week with no noteworthy loss in viewership.
NBC followed in second place with an 6.1/11 HH rating, and a 2.7 A18-49 rating.
- Law & Order experiences a noticeable dip, especially in A18-49 where it had previously been beating Numb3rs on CBS. The series went from a 6.8/12 (3.2) last week to a 6.2/11 (2.7) this week. Drops of 8.8% and 15.6% respectively. It premiered on September 22nd with a 7.3/13 (3.5). Though this is still an improvement over last season’s time-period occupant.
ABC finished in third place with a 4.4/8 HH rating, and a 2.0 A18-49 rating.
FOX followed in fourth for the evening delivering a 2.7/5 HH rating and a 1.6 A18-49 rating.
The CW finished in fifth for the evening delivering a 2.4/4 HH rating and a 1.4 A18-49 rating.
Source: Fast National Numbers from Nielsen Media Research
The ratings for all the programs that aired last night are viewable below in chart form (click to enlarge):