CBS won Wednesday in viewers, adults 18-49 and adults 25-54 for the third consecutive week as SURVIVOR: NICARAGUA won its time period in all key measures, CRIMINAL MINDS was the night’s #1 program in viewers and THE DEFENDERS placed first in viewers and adults 25-54 at 10:00 PM, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for Oct. 6.
At 8:00 PM, SURVIVOR: NICARAGUA was first in households (7.0/12), viewers (12.05m), adults 25-54 (4.8/13) and adults 18-49 (3.8/11). Compared to last week, SURVIVOR was up +2% in adults 25-54 (from 4.7/13) and +9% in adults 18-49 (from 3.5/11). CBS swept this time slot for the fourth consecutive week.
At 9:00 PM, CRIMINAL MINDS was first in households (8.4/14), viewers (13.87m), adults 25-54 (4.5/11) and second in adults 18-49 (3.5/10). CRIMINAL MINDS was the night’s number one program in viewers.
At 10:00 PM, THE DEFENDERS was first in households (6.0/11), viewers (9.38m), adults 25-54 (3.0/08) and second in adults 18-49 (2.2/06, -0.2 behind NBC).
For the night, CBS was first in households (7.1/12), viewers (11.77m), adults 25-54 (4.1/11) and adults 18-49 (3.2/09). CBS won in these measures for the third consecutive Wednesday this season.