U.S. Broadcast Television Ratings for the Week Ended May 5

The following table lists the top 25 broadcast television shows for the week of 04/29/13 through 05/05/13. The programs are ranked by rating in descending order.

RANK PROGRAM                       NET  RATING  SHARE    TIME
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  1  NCIS                          CBS   11.5    19     8:00 PM
  2  BIG BANG THEORY, THE          CBS   10.1    17     8:00 PM
  3  DANCING WITH THE STARS        ABC    8.8    13     8:00 PM
  4  NCIS: LOS ANGELES             CBS    8.4    13     9:00 PM
  5  PERSON OF INTEREST            CBS    8.1    13     9:01 PM
  6  TWO AND A HALF MEN            CBS    7.8    13     8:31 PM
  7  VOICE                         NBC    7.7    12     8:00 PM
  8  VOICE-TUE                     NBC    7.4    12     8:00 PM
  9  DANCING W/STARS RESULTS       ABC    7.2    11     9:00 PM
 10  60 MINUTES                    CBS    7.1    13     7:00 PM
 10  AMERICAN IDOL-WEDNESDAY       FOX    7.1    11     8:00 PM
 12  AMERICAN IDOL-THURSDAY        FOX    7.0    12     8:00 PM
 13  CASTLE                        ABC    6.9    11    10:01 PM
 14  BLUE BLOODS                   CBS    6.7    12    10:00 PM
 15  CRIMINAL MINDS                CBS    6.5    10     9:00 PM
 16  CSI                           CBS    6.2    10    10:00 PM
 16  ELEMENTARY                    CBS    6.2    10    10:01 PM
 18  MODERN FAMILY                 ABC    6.1     9     9:00 PM
 19  GREY’S ANATOMY                ABC    5.9     9     9:00 PM
 19  MENTALIST, THE                CBS    5.9    10    10:00 PM
 19  MURDER/MYSTERY A.KNOX SPK(S)  ABC    5.9    10    10:01 PM
 19  SURVIVOR: CARAMOAN            CBS    5.9    10     8:00 PM
 23  SCANDAL                       ABC    5.5     9    10:02 PM
 24  AMAZING RACE 22               CBS    5.4     9     8:00 PM
 25  MIKE & MOLLY                  CBS    5.2     8     9:30 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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