Wednesday, September 28, 2005

Broadcast & Cable Nielsens: Week Ending September 25, 2005

CBS's 'CSI' topped the week ending September 25, 2005, averaging 29.02 million viewers and took second in the demo with a 10.2 adults 18-49 rating (13.3 million). On ABC, 'Desperate Housewives' led the week in the key demo, averaging a 12.3 rating (15.94 million) with 28.36 million total viewers. On the cable side, ESPN's 'Monday Night Football' led the week, notching 9.75 million viewers. On the scripted side, the season three premiere of FX's 'Nip/Tuck' brought in 5.29 million viewers, slightly up from the 5.22 million viewers who saw the second season finale back in October 2004. On HBO, the season premiere of 'Curb Your Enthusiasm' brought in 1.55 million viewers, down almost 2 million viewers from its fourth season finale (3.36 million) when it was airing behind 'The Sopranos.' Finally, week five of 'Rome' managed 2.29 million viewers, down from 2.53 million last week.

Broadcast finals:
SHOWViewers 2+
(000s)
Viewers 2+
Rating
CSI2902010.3
DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES2836010.1
LOST234708.4
CRIMINAL MINDS PREVIEW195707.0
CSI: MIAMI192106.8
GREY'S ANATOMY189806.8
SURVIVOR: GUATEMALA169806.1
LAW ℴ:SVU168206.0
INVASION164305.9
EXTREME MAKEOVER:HOME ED.164105.8
60 MINUTES163505.8
NFL MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL161005.7
NCIS154805.5
DESTINATION LOST152705.4
MY NAME IS EARL152505.4
TWO AND A HALF MEN150405.4
E.R.143705.1
COLD CASE136804.9
HOUSE136404.9
OUT OF PRACTICE131804.7
CROSSING JORDAN130904.7
LAW AND ORDER130304.6
MEDIUM126904.5
LAS VEGAS124904.5
GHOST WHISPERER112504.0
SURFACE111804.0
NUMB3RS111804.0
HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER109403.9
DANCING W/STARS:DANCE-OFF109103.9
CSI WEDNESDAY SPECIAL107503.8
KING OF QUEENS107403.8
LAW AND ORDER:CRIM INTENT107203.8
DANCING W/STARS:RESULTS104803.7
SIMPSONS104603.7
APPRENTICE 499403.5
EXTRM MAKEOVER:HM ED-9/2593703.3
E-RING91103.2
OFFICE90003.2
WEST WING89003.2
FAMILY GUY86803.1
THRESHOLD86003.1
20/20-FRI85103.0
CRIMETIME SATURDAY85003.0
DATELINE FRI84903.0
THREE WISHES84003.0
WAR AT HOME81702.9
BIG BROTHER 6-TUE81502.9
ACCORDING TO JIM81002.9
DANCING W/STARS:DANCE SPL80202.9
DATELINE SUN-7PM79702.8
PRISON BREAK79602.8
BIGGEST LOSER 279302.8
ROCK STAR: INXS-TUE78302.8
JOEY78002.8
EVERYBODY HATES CHRIS77802.8
AMERICAN DAD76302.7
PRIMETIME75402.7
CBS SUNDAY MOVIE74902.7
48 HOURS MYSTERY74702.7
LAW & ORDER:SVU-SAT-RPT74102.6
BONES73902.6
CRIMETIME SATURDAY 8PM72102.6
YES, DEAR71902.6
APPRENTICE:MARTHA70602.5
STILL STANDING69102.5
WIFE SWAP SP-9/2068502.4
SUPERNANNY SP-9/2366202.4
O.C.64502.3
INCONCEIVABLE62702.2
COPS 262302.2
SO YOU THINK YOU CN DANCE60902.2
AMW: AMERICA FIGHTS BACK60702.2
NBC SATURDAY NIGHT MOVIES59202.1
GILMORE GIRLS - WB57902.1
KING OF THE HILL56502.0
SUPERNANNY54902.0
7TH HEAVEN - WB54201.9
COPS53201.9
REUNION51901.9
KILLER INSTINCT51701.8
SUPERNATURAL - WB50101.8
ABC SAT MOVIE OF THE WEEK48601.7
AMERICA'S NXT TOP MODEL 547701.7
ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT46201.6
LOVE, INC46101.6
KITCHEN CONFIDENTIAL43301.5
CHARMED - WB42701.5
ALL OF US42501.5
GIRLFRIENDS41901.5
R U THE GIRL:FINALE40901.5
BERNIE MAC SP-9/23 8:30P39501.4
REBA - WB38801.4
HALF AND HALF38601.4
SIMPSONS SP-9/25 7P38001.4
WWE SMACKDOWN]37101.3
ONE ON ONE35201.3
BERNIE MAC34801.2
JUST LEGAL - WB34401.2
EVE34301.2
LIVING WITH FRAN - WB32101.1
AMER NXT TOP MODEL4-9/2032101.1
HEAD CASES30701.1
SMALLVILLE - THU - WB28701.0
CUTS27701.0
BLUE COLLAR TV - WB25300.9
TWINS - WB24900.9
REBA-BEGIN-SUN-WB24700.9
BLUE COLLAR TV - SUN - WB23300.8
WHAT I LIKE ABOUT YOU-WB21900.8
REBA-BEGIN-WB19100.7
TWINS-9/22-WB16700.6
JUST LEGAL-9/21-WB15700.6
ONE TREE HILL - WED - WB15400.6

Top 25 Broadcast by adults 18-49:
RankShowNet18-49
Rtg%
18-49
(000s)
1DESPERATE HOUSEWIVESABC12.315944
2CSICBS10.213304
2LOSTABC10.213228
4GREY'S ANATOMYABC8.310797
5EXTREME MAKEOVER:HOME ED.ABC6.98989
6INVASIONABC6.88881
7CSI: MIAMICBS6.78659
8MY NAME IS EARLNBC6.68515
9CRIMINAL MINDS PREVIEW SP(S)CBS6.58499
9NFL MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALLABC6.58453
11E.R.NBC6.48351
12SURVIVOR: GUATEMALACBS6.17937
13DESTINATION LOST(S)ABC5.97685
14NFL MONDAY SHOWCASEABC5.87478
15LAW &ORDER:SVUNBC5.57165
16NFL MONDAY NIGHT FTBL SP(S)ABC5.36868
17SIMPSONSFOX5.16647
17TWO AND A HALF MENCBS5.16650
19HOUSEFOX4.96388
20APPRENTICE 4NBC4.66028
20LAS VEGASNBC4.65985
22MEDIUMNBC4.55898
23FAMILY GUYFOX4.45736
24OFFICENBC4.35548
24OUT OF PRACTICECBS4.35564

Top 25 Broadcast by Households:
RankShowNetHOUSEHOLDS
Rtg%Shr(000s)
1
CSICBS
17.3
26
19031
1
DESPERATE HOUSEWIVESABC
17.3
25
19111
3
LOSTABC
13.8
20
15244
4
CRIMINAL MINDS PREVIEW SP(S)CBS
12.5
20
13753
5
CSI: MIAMICBS
12.3
19
13608
6
GREY'S ANATOMYABC
12.0
19
13244
7
LAW &ORDER:SVUNBC
11.1
18
12244
8
60 MINUTESCBS
10.8
17
11923
8
NFL MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALLABC
10.8
18
11935
10
NFL MONDAY SHOWCASEABC
10.3
16
11332
10
SURVIVOR: GUATEMALACBS
10.3
16
11384
12
INVASIONABC
10.2
16
11240
13
EXTREME MAKEOVER:HOME ED.ABC
9.9
15
10918
14
TWO AND A HALF MENCBS
9.8
14
10778
15
NCISCBS
9.7
15
10687
16
DESTINATION LOST(S)ABC
9.4
15
10412
16
MY NAME IS EARLNBC
9.4
14
10354
16
NFL MONDAY NIGHT FTBL SP(S)ABC
9.4
16
10373
19
E.R.NBC
9.3
15
10288
20
COLD CASECBS
8.9
13
9805
20
LAW AND ORDERNBC
8.9
14
9788
22
CROSSING JORDANNBC
8.6
14
9495
22
OUT OF PRACTICECBS
8.6
12
9505
24
HOUSEFOX
8.5
13
9409
24
MEDIUMNBC
8.5
13
9394

Cable finals:
BASIC CABLE
PROGRAM NAME
NET
Households 
Persons 2+
(000s)Rtg(000s)
NFL REGULAR SEASON L (GIANTS/CHARGERS)ESPN
7199
6.5
9750
SR/LAX PLNE EMRGNCY LNDNG(S)-09/21/2005FOXNC
3826
3.5
5170
NIP TUCKFX
3786
3.4
5287
HANNITY & COLMESFOXNC
3781
3.4
5226
LARRY KING LIVECNN
3720
3.4
4869
FOX NEWS LIVEFOXNC
3604
3.3
4474
NEXTEL RACING FR/DOVERTNT
3411
3.1
4842
NEXTEL POST RACE SHOWTNT
3385
3.1
4864
FOX & FRIENDS SATURDAYFOXNC
3308
3
3993
WWE ENTERTAINMENT (RAW ZONE)SPIKE
3257
3
4689
WWE ENTERTAINMENT (RAW)SPIKE
3225
2.9
4577
THE COST OF FREEDOM(S)-09/24/2005FOXNC
3218
2.9
3988
FOX & FRIENDS SATURDAYFOXNC
3144
2.9
3615
SR/HOUSTON MAYOR-FEMA PC(S)-09/24/2005FOXNC
3086
2.8
3643
THE OREILLY FACTORFOXNC
3078
2.8
4145
OVER THEREFX---
BATTLESTAR GALACTICASCI-FI---

Premium cable finals:
PREMIUM CABLE
PROGRAM NAME
NET
Households 
Persons 2+
(000s)Rtg(000s)
HBO BAD: 9/24/05 (W.KLITSCHKO VS. PETER)HBO
2036
1.8
2901
I,ROBOTHBO
1849
1.7
2687
HBO BAD: 9/24/05 (POST)HBO
1647
1.5
2390
HBO BAD: 9/24/05 (PRE 2)HBO
1624
1.5
2339
ROMEHBO
1579
1.4
2286
WEEDSSHO---
CURB YOUR ENTHUSIASMHBO--1550

Top 10 cable by adults 18-49:
TOP 10 CABLE SHOWS
Adults 18-49
 Week Ending September 25, 2005
RankPROGRAMNETAdults
18-49 (000s)
1Giants/ChargersESPN5552
2Nip TuckFX3676
3WWE EntertainmentSPK2607
4Giants/SaintsESPN2443
5WWE EntertainmentSPK2430
6NFL Prime TimeESPN2382
7Nextel Post Race ShowTNT2257
8SportscenterESPN2114
9Nextel Racing Fr/DoverTNT2107
10Real World XVIMTV2067


Source: Nielsen Media Research, Live+same day data

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