U.S. Television Prime-Time Ratings for Week Ended Sept. 16

The following tables list the prime-time averages for 11 U.S. broadcast networks for the week ended Sept. 16.

Weekly Average
Current Season for the week of 09/10/12 - 09/16/12
Week 52 of Season

NETWORK   DURATION  RATING   HOMES   SHARE
          (Minutes)         (000s)
============================================
Households
ABC          1320     2.6     2950       4
CBS          1320     4.1     4660       7
NBC          1290     5.6     6410       9
FOX           960     3.1     3580       5
CW            600     0.5      590       1
ION          1320     0.8      870       1
UNI          1320     1.9     2120       3
TEL          1320     0.6      690       1
TF           1320     0.3      370       1
AZA          1320     0.1       70       0
ETV          1319     0.1      130       0

Persons 2+
ABC          1320     1.3     3840       4
CBS          1320     2.1     6160       6
NBC          1290     3.1     9000       8
FOX           960     1.8     5150       5
CW            600     0.3      770       1
ION          1320     0.4     1120       1
UNI          1320     1.2     3430       3
TEL          1320     0.4     1040       1
TF           1320     0.2      600       1
AZA          1320     0.0      110       0
ETV          1319     0.1      180       0

Adults 18-49
ABC          1320     1.1     1350       3
CBS          1320     1.4     1810       4
NBC          1290     3.1     3880       9
FOX           960     1.9     2460       6
CW            600     0.3      400       1
ION          1320     0.3      390       1
UNI          1320     1.4     1760       4
TEL          1320     0.4      550       1
TF           1320     0.3      330       1
AZA          1320     0.0       60       0
ETV          1319     0.1       80       0

Season to Date Average
Current Season for 9/19/11 - 09/16/2012
Week 52 of Season

NETWORK   DURATION  RATING   HOMES   SHARE
          (Minutes)         (000s)
============================================
Households
ABC         68477     4.7     5370       8
CBS         68373     6.2     7110      10
NBC         67693     4.9     5650       8
FOX         48603     4.5     5160       7
CW          31200     0.9     1090       2
ION         68580     0.7      830       1
UNI         68522     1.9     2150       3
TEL         68640     0.7      770       1
TF          68640     0.3      360       1
AZA         68551     0.1      100       0
ETV         68622     0.1      130       0

Persons 2+
ABC         68477     2.5     7260       7
CBS         68373     3.4     9790       9
NBC         67693     2.8     8090       7
FOX         48603     2.6     7500       7
CW          31200     0.5     1400       1
ION         68580     0.4     1070       1
UNI         68522     1.2     3600       3
TEL         68640     0.4     1220       1
TF          68640     0.2      580       1
AZA         68551     0.1      150       0
ETV         68622     0.1      210       0

Adults 18-49
ABC         68477     2.1     2710       6
CBS         68373     2.4     3090       7
NBC         67693     2.6     3350       8
FOX         48603     2.7     3460       8
CW          31200     0.6      780       2
ION         68580     0.3      390       1
UNI         68522     1.4     1840       4
TEL         68640     0.5      660       1
TF          68640     0.3      330       1
AZA         68551     0.1       80       0
ETV         68622     0.1      100       0

Each ratings point equals 1.147 million households.

Data are preliminary from Sept. 3 - Sept. 16.

Source: Nielsen

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