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Broadcast TV Ratings for Monday, December 11, 2006

With “Heroes” out of the way until January, CBS’s comedy and “CSI: Miami” filled line-up proves enough to win the night in all categories. Though NBC does come away with the top rated show in viewers (“Deal or No Deal”). “CSI:Miami” is the top rated show in households, while “Two and A Half Men” is the nights most watched program among adults 18-49.


CBS finished in first for the evening with an 8.3/13 HH rating (12.87M viewers) and adults 18-49 (4.2/11 rating).

  • Last Week’s Numbers (repeats):
    • 6.3/10 HH rating [#2]
    • 9.43M viewers [#2]
    • 2.9/7 A18-49 rating [#3]
  • 8:00 PM and 8:30 PM: “How I Met Your Mother” (5.7/9 HH rating, 8.81M viewers, 3.0/9 A18-49 rating) and “The Class” (5.5/8 HH rating, 8.74M viewers, 3.1/8 A18-49 rating).
    • Episode-to-episode numbers (11/27/2006):
      • Households – 6.1/9 to 5.7/9
      • Viewers -9.85M to 8.81M
      • A18-49 – 3.5/9 to 3.5/9
    • Episode-to-episode numbers (11/27/2006):
      • Households – 5.5/8 to 5.5/8
      • Viewers – 8.72M to 8.74M
      • A18-49 – 3.1/8 to 3.1/8
  • 9:00 PM and 9:30 PM: “Two and a Half Men” (10.0/15 HH rating, 15.77M viewers, 5.2/13 A18-49 rating) and “The New Adventures of Old Christine” (7.8/12 HH rating, 12.10M viewers, 4.2/11 A18-49 rating).
    • Episode-to-episode numbers (11/27/2006):
      • Households – 9.8/14 to 10.0/15
      • Viewers – 15.50M to 15.77M
      • A18-49 – 4.8/11 to 5.2/13
    • Episode-to-episode numbers (11/27/2006):
      • Households – 7.9/11 to 7.8/12
      • Viewers – 12.01M to 12.10M
      • A18-49 – 3.6/9 to 4.2/11
  • 10:00 PM: “CSI: Miami” (10.5/17 HH rating, 15.90M viewers, 4.8/13 A18-49 rating).
    • Episode-to-episode numbers (11/27/2006):
      • Households – 11.2/18 to 10.5/17
      • Viewers – 17.13M to 15.90M
      • A18-49 – 5.7/15 to 4.8/13

NBC followed in second place with a 6.6/10 HH rating (10.47M viewers) and adults 18-49 (3.2/8 rating).

  • Last Week’s Numbers:
    • 8.0/12 HH rating [#1]
    • 13.20M viewers [#1]
    • 4.8/12 A18-49 rating [#1]
  • 8:00 PM: “Deal or No Deal” (10.2/16 HH rating, 16.55M viewers, 4.5/12 A18-49 rating).
    • Week-to-week numbers:
      • Households – 10.8/16 to 10.3/16 to 10.2/16
      • Viewers – 17.56M to 17.18M to 16.55M
      • A18-49 – 5.2/13 to 5.0/13 to 4.5/12
  • 9:00 to 11:00 PM: NBC presented an original movie “The Year Without a Santa Claus” (4.8/8 HH rating, 7.43M viewers, 2.5/6 A18-49 rating).
    • Week-to-week time-period numbers (“Heroes” and ‘Studio 60′):
      • Households – 6.9/11 to 4.8/8
      • Viewers – 11.22M to 7.43M
      • A18-49 – 4.7/12 to 2.5/6

ABC finished in third place with a 5.1/8 HH rating (7.30M viewers) and a 2.9/8 A18-49 rating.

  • Last Week’s Numbers:
    • 5.6/9 HH rating [#3]
    • 8.60M viewers [#3]
    • 3.3/8 A18-49 rating [#2]
  • 8:00 PM: a repeat of “Wife Swap” (5.2/8 HH rating, 8.47M viewers, 2.7/8 A18-49 rating).
  • 9:00 PM: “Supernanny” (5.9/9 HH rating, 8.70M viewers, 3.3/8 A18-49 rating).
    • Week-to-week numbers:
      • Households – 6.8/10 to 5.9/9
      • Viewers – 10.54M to 8.70M
      • A18-49 – 4.0/9 to 3.3/8
  • 10:00 PM: “What About Brian” (4.2/7 HH rating, 5.75M viewers, 2.5/7 A18-49 rating).
    • Week-to-week numbers:
      • Households – 4.2/7 to 4.2/7
      • Viewers – 6.16M to 5.75M
      • A18-49 – 2.6/7 to 2.5/7

Fox followed in fourth for the evening with a 4.5/7 HH rating (6.77M viewers) and a 2.2/6 A18-49 rating.

  • Last Week’s Numbers:
    • 4.0/6 HH rating [#4]
    • 6.05M viewers [#4]
    • 2.7/7 A18-49 rating [#4]
  • 8:00 PM, a repeat of “House” (4.3/7 HH rating, 6.37M viewers, 2.3/6 A18-49 rating).
  • 9:00 PM, Fox followed with another repeat of “House” (4.7/7 HH rating, 7.17M viewers, 2.7/7 A18-49 rating).

 

The CW finished in fifth for the evening with a 2.0/3 HH rating (2.91M viewers) and a 1.2/3 A18-49 rating.

  • Last Week’s Number’s (repeats):
    • 1.5/2 HH rating [#5]
    • 2.05M viewers [#5]
    • 0.8/2 A18-49 rating [#5]
  • 8:00 PM and 8:30 PM, “Everybody Hates Chris” (2.0/3 HH rating, 2.84M viewers, 1.1/3 A18-49 rating) and “All of Us” (1.9/3 HH rating, 2.83M viewers, 1.1/3 A18-49 rating).
    • Episode-to-episode Numbers (“Everybody Hates Chris” — 11/27/2006):
      • Households – 2.2/3 to 2.0/3
      • Viewers – 3.28M to 2.84M
      • A18-49 – 1.3/3 to 1.1/3
    • Week-to-Week Numbers (“All of Us” — 11/27/2006):
      • Households – 2.0/3 to 1.9/3
      • Viewers – 3.03M to 2.83M
      • A18-49 – 1.3/3 to 1.1/3
  • 9:00 PM and 9:30 PM, “Girlfriends” (2.0/3 HH rating, 3.01M viewers, 1.3/3 A18-49 rating) and “The Game” (1.9/3 HH rating, 2.97M viewers, 1.3/3 A18-49 rating).
    • Week-to-week numbers (“Girlfriends” — 11/27/2006):
      • Households – 2.0/3 to 2.0/3
      • Viewers – 2.98M to 3.01M
      • A18-49 – 1.4/3 to 1.3/3
    • Week-to-week numbers (“The Game” — 11/27/2006):
      • Households – 2.0/3 to 1.9/3
      • Viewers – 2.83M to 2.97M
      • A18-49 – 1.3/3 to 1.3/3

The ratings for all the programs that aired last night are viewable below in chart form (click to enlarge).

ratingschart12-11-06.jpg

Note: Fast Nationals are used when comparing week-to-week numbers, while Final Nationals are used when comparing year-to-year/episode-to-episode numbers, unless otherwise specified.

Source: Fast/Final National Ratings Data from Nielsen Media Research