U.S. Broadcast Television Ratings for the Week Ended Feb. 24

The following table lists the top 25 broadcast television shows for the week of 02/18/13 through 02/24/13. The programs are ranked by rating in descending order.

RANK PROGRAM                       NET  RATING  SHARE    TIME
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  1  OSCARS, THE(S)                ABC   23.1    35     8:30 PM
  2  OSCARS RED CARPET LIVE-3(S)   ABC   15.0    23     8:00 PM
  3  NCIS                          CBS   13.3    20     8:00 PM
  4  BIG BANG THEORY, THE          CBS   10.7    17     8:00 PM
  5  NCIS: LOS ANGELES             CBS   10.2    15     9:00 PM
  6  OSCARS RED CARPET LIVE-2(S)   ABC    9.9    16     7:30 PM
  7  PERSON OF INTEREST            CBS    8.7    13     9:01 PM
  8  AMERICAN IDOL-WEDNESDAY       FOX    8.5    13     8:00 PM
  9  TWO AND A HALF MEN            CBS    8.1    12     8:31 PM
 10  AMERICAN IDOL-THURSDAY        FOX    8.0    12     8:00 PM
 11  OSCARS RED CARPET LIVE-1(S)   ABC    7.7    13     7:00 PM
 12  BLUE BLOODS                   CBS    7.0    12    10:00 PM
 12  CSI                           CBS    7.0    12    10:00 PM
 12  ELEMENTARY                    CBS    7.0    12    10:01 PM
 15  CRIMINAL MINDS                CBS    6.9    10     9:00 PM
 16  2 BROKE GIRLS                 CBS    6.5    10     9:00 PM
 16  MIKE & MOLLY                  CBS    6.5    10     9:31 PM
 18  CASTLE                        ABC    6.3    10    10:01 PM
 19  MODERN FAMILY                 ABC    6.2     9     9:00 PM
 20  VEGAS                         CBS    6.1    10    10:00 PM
 21  CSI: NY                       CBS    6.0    10     9:00 PM
 22  BACHELOR, THE                 ABC    5.9     9     8:00 PM
 22  GREY’S ANATOMY                ABC    5.9     9     9:00 PM
 22  HAWAII FIVE-0                 CBS    5.9    10    10:00 PM
 25  SURVIVOR: CARAMOAN            CBS    5.7     9     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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