NBC stands by Still Standing results


Monday Results:

* At 8 p.m. ET, “Who’s Still Standing?” (1.7 rating, 5 share in adults 18-49, 6.6 million viewers overall) achieved its biggest overall viewership among the show’s nine telecasts to date and equaled its highest 18-49 rating among its six Monday episodes.  In total viewers, it’s the third consecutive increase for a Monday edition over the prior telecast, with this week’s viewer average up 3 percent over the prior Monday (6.608 million vs. 6.439 million), up 7 percent versus the Monday telecast before that (6.186 million) and up 19 percent versus the Monday before that (5.556 million).  Last night’s “Who’s Still Standing?” is up 28 percent versus NBC’s total-viewer season average in the time period prior to “Who’s Still Standing?” (6.608 million vs. 5.151 million).

* For a ninth consecutive telecast, “Who’s Still Standing?” is showing solid growth from its first half-hour to its second.  Monday’s telecast is up half-hour to half-hour in all key measures, including gains of 13 percent in 18-49 rating (to a 1.8 from a 1.6) and 9 percent in total viewers (6.9 million vs. 6.3 million). 

* At 9 p.m. ET, an encore telecast of “Fear Factor” delivered a 1.5/4 in 18-49 and 4.0 million viewers overall.   

* At 10 p.m. ET, “Rock Center” averaged a 0.8/2 and 3.3 million viewers overall.

NOTE: All ratings are “live plus same day” from Nielsen Media Research unless otherwise indicated.