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Broadcast TV Ratings for Saturday, August 1, 2009

Complete ratings and breakdown’s, including week-to-week comparisons, etc., follows after the jump.

Note: “Last Week” numbers in this week’s reports are based on final national data. Additionally, HH rating/share data was not available for this evening.

FOX finished in first place for the evening with 4.16 million viewers and a 1.4/6 rating/share among adults 18-49.

Last week:

2.7/6 HH rating [#t1]
4.36M viewers [#1] 
1.5/6
A18-49 rating [#1]

  • 8:00 p.m.: Cops-REPEAT (3.30M viewers, 1.1/5 A18-49 rating/share).
  • 8:30 p.m.: Cops-REPEAT (4.15M viewers, 1.4/6 A18-49 rating/share).

Last week’s numbers (Cops):

Households – 2.8/6
Viewers – 4.59M
Adults 18-49 – 1.7/7

  • 9:00 p.m.: America’s Most Wanted (4.60M viewers, 1.6/6 A18-49 rating/share).

Week-to-week numbers:

Households – 2.8/6
Viewers – 4.59M to 4.60M (+0%/+0.01M)
Adults 18-49 – 1.6/6 to 1.6/6 (n/c)

CBS followed in second place for the evening with 3.63 million viewers and was tied for second among adults 18-49 with a 0.7/3 rating/share.

Last Week:

2.7/6 HH rating [#t1]
3.98M viewers [#2]
0.8/3 A18-49 [#2]

  • 8:00 p.m.: Cold Case-REPEAT (2.90M viewers, 0.6/3 A18-49 rating/share).
  • 9:00 p.m.: Numb3rs-REPEAT (3.42M viewers, 0.7/3 A18-49 rating/share).
  • 10:00 p.m.: 48 Hours Mystery-REPEAT (3.66M viewers, 0.9/4 A18-49 rating/share).

ABC finished in third place for the evening with 2.89 million viewers, but managed a second place tie among adults 18-49 with a 0.7/3 rating/share.

Last Week:

1.6/3 HH rating [#4]
2.56M viewers [#4]
0.7/3 A18-49 rating [#t3]

  • 8:00 p.m.: Film: Red Eye-REPEAT (3.19M viewers, 0.7/3 A18-49 rating/share).
  • 10:00 p.m.: Dirty Sexy Money (2.28M viewers, 0.6/2 A18-49 rating/share).

Week-to-week numbers:

Households – 1.2/3
Viewers – 1.76M to 2.28M (+30%/+0.52M)
Adults 18-49 – 0.4/1 to 0.6/2 (+50%)

NBC followed in fourth place for the evening with 2.44 million viewers and a 0.5/1 rating/share among adults 18-49.

Last Week:

2.1/4 HH rating [#3]
3.15M
viewers [#3]
0.7/3
A18-49 rating [#t3]

  • 8:00 p.m.: Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2.26M viewers, 0.4/2 A18-49 rating/share).

Last week’s numbers (Kings – season one/series finale):

Households – 1.2/3
Viewers – 1.81M
Adults 18-49 – 0.4/2

  • 9:00 p.m.: The series premiere of Face the Ace (1.56M viewers, 0.4/2 A18-49 rating/share).
  • 10:00 p.m.: Law & Order: Special Victims Unit-REPEAT (3.50M viewers, 0.8/3 A18-49 rating/share).

GO TO WEEKLY RATINGS PAGE

Notes: Network average numbers from the week prior are based on fast affiliate data. Comparison’s from the week prior (or episode-to-episode, etc.) on specific shows are based on final national data. Ratings for the current day are based on fast affiliates. (Expect all three scenarios to be the case at all times, unless otherwise noted). The final rating for first-run episodes that aired this evening will be reported the following week. So for example, the final rating for tonight’s episode of “America’s Most Wanted” will be reported in next weeks report for Saturday, August 8, 2009. Also keep in mind that because these are fast affiliate numbers, when the finals are released there may be noticeable changes.

Also, there may be some errors in the data due to rounding/human error. I’ll do my best to limit those mistakes and correct them in time for the next week’s report.

Sources: Fast Affiliate/Final National Ratings Data from Nielsen Media Research. Daily ratings figures can be found at Zap2It, PI Feedback, and TV by the Numbers.

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