U.S. Television Prime-Time Ratings for Week Ended Aug. 25

The following tables list the prime-time averages for 14 U.S. broadcast networks for the week ended Aug. 25.

Weekly Average
Current Season for the week of 08/19/13 - 08/25/13
Week 48 of Season

NETWORK  DURATION  RATING    HOMES    SHARE
         (Minutes)          (000s)
============================================
Households
ABC          1320     2.7     3070       5
CBS          1320     4.0     4530       7
NBC          1320     3.0     3410       5
FOX           900     1.7     1920       3
CW            600     0.6      670       1
ION          1320     0.9      980       1
UNI          1320     1.7     1890       3
TEL          1320     0.6      730       1
UMA          1320     0.2      240       0
AZA          1320     0.1       80       0
ETV          1320     0.1      130       0
MFX          1320     0.0       30       0
METV         1320     0.3      310       0
BOUNCE       1320     0.1      110       0

Persons 2+
ABC          1320     1.4     4080       4
CBS          1320     2.1     6120       6
NBC          1320     1.6     4710       5
FOX           900     0.9     2610       3
CW            600     0.3      890       1
ION          1320     0.4     1240       1
UNI          1320     1.1     3190       3
TEL          1320     0.4     1120       1
UMA          1320     0.1      380       0
ETV          1320     0.0      110       0
AZA          1320     0.1      190       0
MFX          1320     0.0       40       0
METV         1320     0.1      390       0
BOUNCE       1320     0.1      180       0

Adults 18-49
ABC          1320     1.0     1270       3
CBS          1320     1.5     1840       5
NBC          1320     1.3     1620       4
FOX           900     0.9     1200       3
CW            600     0.3      370       1
ION          1320     0.3      400       1
UNI          1320     1.2     1550       4
TEL          1320     0.5      610       2
UMA          1320     0.2      200       1
AZA          1320     0.0       60       0
ETV          1320     0.1       80       0
MFX          1320     0.0       20       0
METV         1320     0.1       70       0
BOUNCE       1320     0.1       70       0

Season to Date Average
Current Season for 9/24/12 - 08/25/13
Week 48 of Season

NETWORK  DURATION   RATING   HOMES    SHARE
         (Minutes)          (000s)
============================================
Households
ABC         62694     4.6     5260       8
CBS         62558     6.4     7300      11
NBC         62184     4.2     4750       7
FOX         45008     3.7     4250       6
CW          28800     1.0     1150       2
ION         63360     0.8      930       1
UNI         63057     1.9     2160       3
TEL         63360     0.8      860       1
UMA         63360     0.3      390       1
AZA         63218     0.1       70       0
ETV         63340     0.1      140       0
MFX         51429     0.0       50       0
METV        27720     0.2      280       0
BOUNCE      27540     0.1      100       0

Persons 2+
ABC         62694     2.5     7120       6
CBS         62558     3.5    10180       9
NBC         62184     2.3     6590       6
FOX         45008     2.1     6100       5
CW          28800     0.5     1540       1
ION         63360     0.4     1190       1
UNI         63057     1.3     3620       3
TEL         63360     0.5     1440       1
UMA         63360     0.2      630       1
AZA         63218     0.0      110       0
ETV         63340     0.1      210       0
MFX         51429     0.0       70       0
METV        27720     0.1      350       0
BOUNCE      27540     0.1      150       0

Adults 18-49
ABC         62694     2.0     2570       6
CBS         62558     2.4     3070       7
NBC         62184     2.1     2700       6
FOX         45008     2.2     2750       7
CW          28800     0.6      760       2
ION         63360     0.3      410       1
UNI         63057     1.5     1840       4
TEL         63360     0.6      790       2
UMA         63360     0.3      340       1
AZA         63218     0.0       60       0
ETV         63340     0.1      100       0
MFX         51429     0.0       30       0
METV        27720     0.1       70       0
BOUNCE      27540     0.0       60       0

Each ratings point equals 1.142 million households.

Data are preliminary from Aug. 12 - Aug. 25.

Source: Nielsen

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