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U.S. Television Prime-Time Ratings for Week Ended Nov. 18

The following tables list the prime- time averages for 11 U.S. broadcast networks for the week ended Nov. 18.

Weekly Average
Current Season for the week of 11/12/12 - 11/18/12
Week 8 of Season

NETWORK   DURATION  RATING   HOMES   SHARE
          (Minutes)         (000s)
============================================
Households
ABC          1320     5.2     5910       8
CBS          1320     6.8     7810      11
NBC          1290     4.3     4950       7
FOX           960     2.8     3160       4
CW            600     1.1     1300       2
ION          1320     0.8      880       1
UNI          1320     2.0     2260       3
TEL          1320     0.7      750       1
TF           1320     0.4      470       1
AZA          1320     0.1       90       0
ETV          1320     0.1      150       0
MFX          1170     0.0       50       0

Persons 2+
ABC          1320     2.8     8130       7
CBS          1320     3.7    10650       9
NBC          1290     2.4     7030       6
FOX           960     1.6     4530       4
CW            600     0.6     1750       1
ION          1320     0.4     1090       1
UNI          1320     1.3     3900       3
TEL          1320     0.4     1270       1
TF           1320     0.3      790       1
AZA          1320     0.1      210       0
ETV          1320     0.1      230       0
MFX          1170     0.0       70       0

Adults 18-49
ABC          1320     2.2     2770       6
CBS          1320     2.5     3120       7
NBC          1290     2.5     3120       7
FOX           960     1.7     2110       5
CW            600     0.7      860       2
ION          1320     0.3      370       1
UNI          1320     1.6     2000       4
TEL          1320     0.5      680       2
TF           1320     0.3      420       1
AZA          1320     0.1      120       0
ETV          1320     0.1      100       0
MFX          1170     0.0       40       0

Season to Date Average
Current Season for 9/24/12 - 11/18/2012
Week 8 of Season

NETWORK   DURATION  RATING   HOMES   SHARE
          (Minutes)         (000s)
============================================
Households
ABC         10164     5.9     6690       9
CBS         10181     7.5     8550      12
NBC          9850     5.4     6160       9
FOX          7981     4.2     4800       7
CW           4800     1.2     1380       2
ION         10560     0.7      830       1
UNI         10307     2.0     2290       3
TEL         10560     0.6      740       1
TF          10560     0.4      420       1
AZA         10560     0.1       90       0
ETV         10559     0.1      150       0
MFX          3540     0.0       50       0

Persons 2+
ABC         10164     3.1     9090       8
CBS         10181     4.1    11730      10
NBC          9850     3.0     8670       8
FOX          7981     2.4     6900       6
CW           4800     0.6     1840       2
ION         10560     0.4     1040       1
UNI         10307     1.3     3740       3
TEL         10560     0.4     1200       1
TF          10560     0.2      700       1
AZA         10560     0.0      140       0
ETV         10559     0.1      230       0
MFX          3540     0.0       80       0

Adults 18-49
ABC         10164     2.6     3270       7
CBS         10181     2.8     3570       8
NBC          9850     3.2     3990       9
FOX          7981     2.4     3100       7
CW           4800     0.8      960       2
ION         10560     0.3      370       1
UNI         10307     1.5     1910       4
TEL         10560     0.5      640       1
TF          10560     0.3      380       1
AZA         10560     0.1       80       0
ETV         10559     0.1      110       0
MFX          3540     0.0       40       0

Each ratings point equals 1.142 million households.

Data are preliminary from Nov. 5 - Nov. 18.

Source: Nielsen

To contact the reporter on this story: Rob Golum in Los Angeles at rgolum@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Anthony Palazzo at apalazzo@bloomberg.net.

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