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Broadcast TV Ratings for Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Network HH Rating/Share Viewers A18-49 Rating/Share
9.4/15 14.955M 3.3/9
7.6/12 11.389M 2.2/6
4.6/7 7.932M 3.6/9

3.5/5 5.400M 2.0/5
1.9/3 3.343M 1.5/4
1.0/1 1.406M 0.6/2

Complete ratings and breakdowns follow after the jump.

CBS finished in first place for the evening with a 9.4/15 household rating/share and 14.955 million viewers, but was second among adults 18-49 with a 3.3/9 rating/share.

  • 8:00 p.m.: NCIS (11.6/18 HH rating/share, 18.86M viewers, 4.1/12 A18-49 rating/share).
  • 9:00 p.m.: NCIS: Los Angeles (9.1/13 HH rating/share, 14.65M viewers, 3.4/8 A18-49 rating/share).
  • 10:00 p.m.: Unforgettable (7.4/12 HH rating/share, 11.35M viewers, 2.4/6 A18-49 rating/share).

ABC followed in second place for the evening with a 7.6/12 household rating/share and 11.389 million viewers, but was third among adults 18-49 with a 2.2/6 rating/share.

  • 8:00 p.m.: Dancing With the Stars-ENCORE (6.1/10 HH rating/share, 9.11M viewers, 1.7/5 A18-49 rating/share).
  • 9:00 p.m.: Dancing With the Stars Results (9.8/15 HH rating/share, 14.83M viewers, 2.8/7 A18-49 rating/share).
  • 10:00 p.m.: Body of Proof (6.8/11 HH rating/share, 10.22M viewers, 2.1/5 A18-49 rating/share).

FOX finished in third place for the evening with a 4.6/7 household rating/share and 7.932 million viewers, but managed a first place finish among adults 18-49 with a 3.6/9 rating/share.

  • 8:00 p.m.: Glee (4.9/8 HH rating/share, 8.30M viewers, 3.5/10 A18-49 rating/share).
  • 8:00 p.m.: New Girl (5.0/7 HH rating/share, 8.62M viewers, 4.3/11 A18-49 rating/share).
  • 9:30 p.m.: Raising Hope (3.7/6 HH rating/share, 6.51M viewers, 2.9/7 A18-49 rating/share).

NBC followed in fourth place for the evening with a 3.5/5 household rating/share, 5.400 million viewers and a 2.0/5 rating/share among adults 18-49.

  • 8:00 p.m.: The Biggest Loser (3.6/5 HH rating/share, 5.61M viewers, 2.0/5 A18-49 rating/share).
  • 10:00 p.m.: Parenthood (3.3/5 HH rating/share, 5.00M viewers, 2.0/5 A18-49 rating/share).

UNI finished in fifth place for the evening with a 1.9/3 household rating/share, 3.343 million viewers and a 1.5/4 rating/share among adults 18-49.

  • 8:00 p.m.: The season premiere of Una Familia con Suerte (1.6 A18-49 rating).
  • 9:00 p.m.: La Fuerza del Destino (1.5 A18-49 rating).
  • 10:00 p.m.: Aqui y Ahora (1.2 A18-49 rating).

The CW followed in sixth place for the evening with a 1.0/1 household rating/share, 1.406 million viewers and a 0.6/2 rating/share among adults 18-49.

  • 8:00 p.m.: 90210 (0.9/1 HH rating/share, 1.32M viewers, 0.6/2 A18-49 rating/share).
  • 9:00 p.m.: Ringer (1.0/1 HH rating/share, 1.49M viewers, 0.6/2 A18-49 rating/share).


Notes: Network average numbers from the week prior are based on preliminary data. Comparisons 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 preliminary data. (Expect all three scenarios to be the case at all times, unless otherwise noted). The final numbers for first-run episodes that aired this evening will be reported the following week. So for example, the final numbers for tonight’s episode of “NCIS” will be reported in next weeks report for Tuesday, October 11, 2011. Also keep in mind that because these are preliminary numbers, when the finals are released there may be noticeable changes.

And lastly, 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 weeks report.

Source: The Nielsen Company | Ratings information on this page consists of Preliminary and/or Final National numbers which include both Live viewing and DVR playback for the Same Day (defined as Live + Same Day or 3am-3am viewing). | Daily ratings figures can be found at TV Media Insights, Zap2It and TV by the Numbers.