U.S. Broadcast Television Ratings for the Week Ended Oct. 7

The following table lists the top 25 broadcast television shows for the week of 10/01/12 through 10/07/12. The programs are ranked by rating in descending order.

RANK PROGRAM                       NET  RATING  SHARE    TIME
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  1  NCIS                          CBS   11.6    18     8:00 PM
  2  NBC SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL     NBC   11.2    17     8:32 PM
  3  60 MINUTES                    CBS   10.0    15     7:33 PM
  4  BIG BANG THEORY, THE          CBS    9.3    15     8:00 PM
  5  NCIS: LOS ANGELES             CBS    9.2    14     9:00 PM
  6  PERSON OF INTEREST            CBS    9.0    14     9:01 PM
  7  SUNDAY NIGHT NFL PRE-KICK     NBC    8.4    13     8:20 PM
  8  DANCING WITH THE STARS        ABC    8.2    12     8:00 PM
  9  DANCING W/STARS RESULTS       ABC    8.1    12     9:00 PM
 10  VEGAS                         CBS    7.7    13    10:00 PM
 11  TWO AND A HALF MEN            CBS    7.6    12     8:31 PM
 12  VOICE                         NBC    7.4    11     8:00 PM
 13  ELEMENTARY                    CBS    7.2    12    10:01 PM
 14  GREY’S ANATOMY                ABC    7.1    11     9:00 PM
 15  CASTLE                        ABC    7.0    11    10:01 PM
 16  BLUE BLOODS                   CBS    6.5    12    10:00 PM
 17  FOOTBALL NT AMERICA PT 3      NBC    6.4    10     7:56 PM
 17  SURVIVOR: PHILIPPINES         CBS    6.4    10     8:00 PM
 19  MENTALIST, THE                CBS    6.0    11    10:33 PM
 20  GOOD WIFE, THE                CBS    5.9     9     9:33 PM
 21  AMAZING RACE 21               CBS    5.8     8     8:33 PM
 21  X-FACTOR-THU                  FOX    5.8     9     8:00 PM
 23  2 BROKE GIRLS                 CBS    5.7     8     9:01 PM
 23  DANCING W/STARS SP-10/2(S)    ABC    5.7     9     8:00 PM
 23  ONCE UPON A TIME              ABC    5.7     8     8:00 PM

(S) = Special
Each ratings point equals 1.142 million homes.

Figures include live viewing and same-day digital-video recorder
playback.

Source: Nielsen

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