U.S. Broadcast Television Ratings for the Week Ended May 18

The following table lists the top 25 broadcast television shows for the week of 05/12/14 through 05/18/14. The programs are ranked by rating in descending order.

RANK PROGRAM                       NET  RATING  SHARE    TIME
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  1  NCIS                          CBS   10.6    18     8:00 PM
  2  BIG BANG THEORY, THE          CBS   10.1    18     8:00 PM
  3  NCIS: LOS ANGELES             CBS    9.5    15     9:00 PM
  4  DANCING WITH THE STARS        ABC    9.2    14     8:00 PM
  5  CRIMINAL MINDS                CBS    7.5    12     9:00 PM
  6  PERSON OF INTEREST            CBS    7.0    12    10:01 PM
  7  CASTLE                        ABC    6.9    12    10:01 PM
  8  VOICE                         NBC    6.8    11     8:00 PM
  9  VOICE-TUE                     NBC    6.7    11     8:00 PM
 10  BLACKLIST                     NBC    6.5    11    10:01 PM
 11  60 MINUTES                    CBS    6.4    12     7:00 PM
 11  BARBARA WALTERS:HER STORY(S)  ABC    6.4    12     9:00 PM
 13  BILLBOARD MUSIC AWARDS(S)     ABC    6.3    11     8:00 PM
 14  GREY’S ANATOMY                ABC    6.1    10     9:00 PM
 14  MENTALIST, THE                CBS    6.1    10    10:00 PM
 14  MILLERS, THE                  CBS    6.1    10     8:31 PM
 17  GOOD WIFE, THE                CBS    5.9     9     9:00 PM
 17  SURVIVOR                      CBS    5.9    10     8:00 PM
 19  MODERN FAMILY                 ABC    5.5     9     9:00 PM
 20  AMERICAN IDOL-WEDNESDAY       FOX    5.4     9     8:00 PM
 21  AMERICAN IDOL-THURSDAY        FOX    5.3     9     9:00 PM
 21  CSI                           CBS    5.3     9    10:00 PM
 23  AMAZING RACE                  CBS    5.0     8     8:00 PM
 24  ELEMENTARY                    CBS    4.8     8    10:01 PM
 25  BLUE BLOODS                   CBS    4.6     8    10:00 PM

(S) = Special
Each ratings point equals 1.156 million homes.

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

Source: Nielsen

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