NBC wins 18-49 crown

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Yep, you read that right. The Peacock has reason to strut. Powered by “Sunday Night Football,” which was the #1 program in total viewership and #2 in Household ratings, NBC claimed top spot for the past week in the key 18-49 demo and finished second in HH. “CSI: Miami” on CBS topped the HH ratings for the week and the Eye net had eight of the top 10 shows.


For HH, CBS averaged a 5.6 rating and 10 share, followed by NBC 4.9/8, ABC 3.8/7, Fox 3.5/6, Univision 1.6/3, CW 1.3/2, MyNetworkTV 0.8/1, Telemundo 0.6/1, Ion 0.4/1, TeleFutura 0.3/1 and Azteca America 0.1/0.
In the 18-49 demo, NBC was followed by CBS, Fox, ABC, Univision, CW, a tie by Telemundo and MyNetworkTV, TeleFutura and a tie by Azteca America and Ion.

Here are the top 20 shows for the past week.

Nielsen Television Index Ranking Report

Network primetime (Live + SD) week of 12/17/07 – 12/23/07

Rank

Program

Network

Rating

Share

Audience (000)

1

CSI: MIAMI

CBS

9.5

16

14014

2

NBC SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL

NBC

8.7

16

14104

3

60 MINUTES

CBS

8.4

16

13520

4

NCIS

CBS

8.2

14

13012

5

CSI: NY

CBS

7.7

13

11186

6

TWO AND A HALF MEN 930 SP(S)

CBS

7.5

11

11283

7

CRIMINAL MINDS

CBS

7.4

12

11656

8

BIGGEST LOSER 4

NBC

7.2

12

11420

8

TWO AND A HALF MEN

CBS

7.2

11

11098

8

WITHOUT A TRACE

CBS

7.2

13

10517

11

UNIT, THE

CBS

6.8

11

10739

12

CSI

CBS

6.7

11

10302

13

HOUSE

FOX

6.4

10

9922

14

SUNDAY NIGHT NFL PRE-KICK

NBC

6.2

12

9746

15

CLASH OF CHOIRS 12/19(S)

NBC

5.4

9

8256

15

CLASH OF CHOIRS 12/20(S)

NBC

5.4

9

8097

17

AMAZING RACE 12

CBS

5.3

9

8972

17

CLASH OF CHOIRS 12/17(S)

NBC

5.3

8

7951

17

CSI – 8PM SPECIAL(S)

CBS

5.3

9

8099

20

CLASH OF CHOIRS 12/18(S)

NBC

5.1

8

7803

20

WONDERFUL WRLD DISNEY SPL(S)

ABC

5.1

9

8716

Source: Nielsen Media Research


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