Week 34: Broadcast 92, Cable 8

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The NBA Playoffs gave ESPN and TNT each an entrant in the top 50 for all of television in the key 18-49 demo for the most recent week, but the other 48 shows were on broadcast networks. Six more shows from cable/satellite networks made it into the top 100 in the weekly merging of broadcast and cable data from The Nielsen Company by the Television Bureau of Advertising (TVB).


Top 100 Programs on Broadcast and Subscription TV
Based on Primetime Adult 18-49 Ratings

Week ending May 16th, 2010
Week 34 of the 2009-2010 Broadcast Season
Note: Broadcast programs are listed in black; Subscription TV programs are listed in red.

RANK PROGRAMS NETWORK (START)
DATE
#
TLCST
P18-49
Live+SD
US AA%
1 AMERICAN IDOL-TUESDAY FOX 05/11/2010 1 6.8
2 AMERICAN IDOL-WEDNESDAY FOX 05/12/2010 1 6.6
3 BIG BANG THEORY, THE CBS 05/10/2010 1 5.3
4 GLEE FOX 05/11/2010 1 4.8
5 TWO AND A HALF MEN CBS 05/10/2010 1 4.6
6 MODERN FAMILY ABC 05/12/2010 1 4.3
7 SURVIVOR:HEROES-VILL-FNL(S)-05/16/2010 CBS 05/16/2010 1 4.2
8 LOST ABC 05/11/2010 1 4.1
9 DANCING WITH THE STARS ABC 05/10/2010 1 4.1
10 SURVIVOR: HEROES-VILLAINS CBS 05/13/2010 1 4.1
11 DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES ABC 05/16/2010 1 4.0
12 FAMILY GUY FOX 05/16/2010 1 3.9
13 GREY’S ANATOMY-THU 9PM ABC 05/13/2010 1 3.9
14 NCIS CBS 05/11/2010 1 3.9
15 NBA PLAYOFFS-CONF SEMIS L ESPN 05/13/2010 1 3.7
16 HOUSE FOX 05/10/2010 1 3.6
17 SURVIVOR:HEROES-VIL-RNION(S)-05/16/2010 CBS 05/16/2010 1 3.6
18 OFFICE NBC 05/13/2010 1 3.4
19 CRIMINAL MINDS CBS 05/12/2010 1 3.4
20 BIGGEST LOSER 9 NBC 05/11/2010 1 3.4
21 HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER CBS 05/10/2010 1 3.4
22 NCIS: LOS ANGELES CBS 05/11/2010 1 3.3
23 PRIVATE PRACTICE ABC 05/13/2010 1 3.2
24 CSI: MIAMI CBS 05/10/2010 1 3.2
25 MENTALIST, THE CBS 05/13/2010 1 3.2
26 RULES OF ENGAGEMENT CBS 05/10/2010 1 3.2
27 CSI CBS 05/13/2010 1 3.0
28 SIMPSONS FOX 05/16/2010 1 2.9
29 BROTHERS & SISTERS ABC 05/16/2010 1 2.9
30 EXTREME MAKEOVER:HM ED-8P ABC 05/16/2010 1 2.9
31 AMERICAN DAD FOX 05/16/2010 1 2.8
32 CLEVELAND FOX 05/16/2010 1 2.8
33 LAW AND ORDER:SVU NBC 05/12/2010 1 2.8
34 COUGAR TOWN ABC 05/12/2010 1 2.7
35 24 FOX 05/10/2010 1 2.7
36 BONES FOX 05/13/2010 1 2.6
37 PARENTHOOD NBC 05/11/2010 1 2.6
38 DANCING W/STARS RESULTS ABC 05/11/2010 1 2.5
39 30 ROCK NBC 05/13/2010 1 2.5
40 CSI: NY CBS 05/12/2010 1 2.5
41 CASTLE ABC 05/10/2010 1 2.5
42 MIDDLE, THE ABC 05/12/2010 1 2.4
43 GOOD WIFE, THE CBS 05/11/2010 1 2.4
44 FRINGE FOX 05/13/2010 1 2.3
45 APPRENTICE 9 NBC 05/16/2010 1 2.3
46 V-TUE ABC 05/11/2010 1 2.3
47 NBA PLAYOFFS TNT 05/10/2010 3 2.2
48 MINUTE TO WIN IT-WED NBC 05/12/2010 1 2.2
49 HASTA DINERO SEPARE TUE UNI 05/11/2010 1 2.1
50 HASTA DINERO SEPARE WED UNI 05/12/2010 1 2.1
51 HASTA DINERO SEPARE FRI UNI 05/14/2010 1 2.1
52 AMER FUNN HOME VIDEOS ABC 05/16/2010 1 2.0
53 HASTA DINERO SEPARE THU UNI 05/13/2010 1 2.0
54 PARKS AND RECREATION NBC 05/13/2010 1 2.0
55 BIG BANG THEORY, THE-SPCL(S)-05/12/2010 CBS 05/12/2010 1 2.0
56 COMMUNITY NBC 05/13/2010 1 2.0
57 CHUCK NBC 05/10/2010 1 1.9
58 PRIMETIME:WHAT WOULD U DO ABC 05/14/2010 1 1.9
59 20/20-FRI ABC 05/14/2010 1 1.8
60 HASTA DINERO SEPARE MON UNI 05/10/2010 1 1.8
61 OLD CHRISTINE CBS 05/12/2010 1 1.8
62 LAW AND ORDER NBC 05/10/2010 1 1.8
63 SPORTSCENTER LATE L ESPN 05/13/2010 1 1.7
64 AMERICA’S TOP MODEL-8 CW 05/12/2010 1 1.7
65 WWE ENTERTAINMENT USA 05/10/2010 2 1.7
66 60 MINUTES CBS 05/16/2010 1 1.7
67 VAMPIRE DIARIES CW 05/13/2010 1 1.7
68 MARRIAGE REF NBC 05/13/2010 1 1.6
69 MIDDLE-WED 8PM, THE ABC 05/12/2010 1 1.6
70 KITCHEN NIGHTMARES FOX 05/14/2010 1 1.5
71 MEDIUM CBS 05/14/2010 1 1.5
72 GHOST WHISPERER CBS 05/14/2010 1 1.5
73 COPS 2 FOX 05/15/2010 1 1.5
74 SIMPSONS-SUN 7:30P FOX 05/16/2010 1 1.4
75 LIE TO ME SP-5/12 8P(S)-05/12/2010 FOX 05/12/2010 1 1.4
76 MISS USA 2010(S)-05/16/2010 NBC 05/16/2010 1 1.4
77 INSIDE THE NBA PLAYOFFS TNT 05/11/2010 1 1.4
78 DATELINE FRI NBC 05/14/2010 1 1.3
79 SUPERNATURAL CW 05/13/2010 1 1.3
80 WIFE SWAP ABC 05/14/2010 1 1.3
81 AMW: AMERICA FIGHTS BACK FOX 05/15/2010 1 1.3
82 FLASHFORWARD ABC 05/13/2010 1 1.3
83 FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS NBC 05/14/2010 1 1.3
84 MUJERES ASESINAS 2 THU UNI 05/13/2010 1 1.3
85 DON FRANCISCO PRESENTA WE UNI 05/12/2010 1 1.2
86 COPS FOX 05/15/2010 1 1.2
87 MIAMI MEDICAL CBS 05/14/2010 1 1.2
88 LAW & ORDER:SVU-SAT NBC 05/15/2010 1 1.2
89 NUESTRA BELLEZA SUN UNI 05/16/2010 1 1.2
90 RUMBO AL MUNDIAL 5/13(S)-05/13/2010 TEL 05/13/2010 1 1.2
91 RUMBO AL MUNDIAL 5/10(S)-05/10/2010 TEL 05/10/2010 1 1.1
92 LAW AND ORDER 5/10(S)-05/10/2010 NBC 05/10/2010 1 1.1
93 ONE TREE HILL-MON CW 05/10/2010 1 1.1
94 HOUSE OF PAYNE TBSC 05/12/2010 2 1.1
95 MERCY NBC 05/12/2010 1 1.1
96 HAPPY TOWN ABC 05/12/2010 1 1.1
97 48 HOURS MYSTERY CBS 05/15/2010 1 1.1
97 ARMY WIVES LIF 05/16/2010 1 1.1
99 THE ULTIMATE FIGHTER SPIKE 05/12/2010 1 1.0
100 SMALLVILLE CW 05/14/2010 1 1.0
           

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