Thursday, May 5, 2022

Broadcast & Cable Nielsens: Week Ending May 19, 2002

Below are the Nielsen ratings for the 34th week of the 2001-02 television broadcast season; most reruns are excluded from the list. Final household (HH) ratings, 18-49 ratings, and viewership (in millions) are provided in the first chartThe bottom charts include data for cable programs that aired this week.

Broadcast ratings: table is ordered based on total viewership
ShowNetDayHH18-49Viewers
(millions)
FRIENDSNBCThu21.1/3417.0/4434.910
ERNBCThu17.5/2813.0/3227.474
CSICBSThu16.3/259.7/2326.973
SURVIVOR FINALECBSSun13.4/2110.4/2325.867
WILL & GRACENBCThu14.6/2212.0/2823.653
EVERYBODY LOVES RAYMONDCBSMon12.7/196.8/1619.410
SURVIVORCBSThu11.1/187.5/2019.151
THE COSBY SHOW: A LOOK BACKNBCSun11.2/177.7/1718.485
LAW & ORDERNBCWed12.8/216.2/1618.302
SURVIVOR REUNIONCBSSun10.2/178.0/1917.891
FRASIERNBCTue11.3/177.0/1817.231
BECKERCBSMon10.3/155.0/1115.733
THE WEST WINGNBCWed10.4/175.4/1415.542
THE PRACTICE-10PABCSun9.2/155.1/1114.897
CROSSING JORDANNBCMon10.1/166.0/1514.763
FEAR FACTORNBCMon8.1/136.1/1714.35
60 MINUTESCBSSun9.7/182.6/814.347
LAW & ORDER: SVUNBCFri10.0/184.4/1414.274
MOVIE: DINOTOPIA PT. 2ABCMon8.0/124.7/1213.36
JUDGING AMYCBSTue9.4/153.7/1013.288
THE X-FILESFOXSun7.5/126.3/1413.25
NBC FUNNIEST OUTTAKESNBCTue8.5/145.4/1512.980
JAGCBSTue8.7/142.8/812.838
MOVIE: DINOTOPIA PT. 3ABCTue7.4/124.0/1112.73
THIRD WATCHNBCMon8.0/125.2/1212.72
MARY TYLER MOORE SHOW REUNIONCBSMon8.7/143.7/912.506
SCRUBSNBCTue8.2/125.6/1312.495
KING OF QUEENSCBSMon8.2/144.0/1212.332
YES, DEARCBSMon7.9/124.2/1111.91
NYPD BLUEABCTue8.0/134.1/1111.86
THE GUARDIANCBSTue8.2/122.7/711.772
THE AMAZING RACECBSWed6.8/115.2/1411.25
THE PRACTICE-9PABCSun6.9/103.4/710.97
THE SIMPSONSFOXSun6.2/115.3/1610.79
M*A*S*H* 30TH ANNIVERSARYFOXFri6.8/124.0/1410.52
DATELINENBCTue7.5/124.2/1110.33
MY WIFE AND KIDSABCWed6.6/123.9/1310.31
DATELINENBCFri7.3/132.9/1010.28
ACCORDING TO JIMABCWed6.5/114.2/1210.12
DAYTIME EMMY AWARDSCBSFri6.9/123.0/1010.08
PRIMETIME WEDNESDAYABCWed6.5/113.5/99.46
NBA PLAYOFFS: LAKERS/KINGSNBCSat6.3/134.1/159.15
EDNBCWed6.3/113.3/109.11
60 MINUTES IICBSWed6.3/112.1/78.99
20/20ABCFri6.3/123.1/108.97
TV GUIDE'S 50 BEST SHOWSABCMon6.0/103.6/98.89
THE PRICE IS RIGHT SALUTES U.S. NAVYCBSFri6.0/112.4/98.88
THE DISTRICTCBSSat6.1/111.9/68.87
BOSTON PUBLICFOXMon6.0/103.7/108.73
NBA PLAYOFFS: NETS/CELTICSNBCSun5.9/124.2/158.67
THE BERNIE MAC SHOWFOXWed5.3/93.8/108.62
24FOXTue5.2/84.3/118.47
THE DREW CAREY SHOWABCWed5.2/83.6/108.22
AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOSABCFri4.9/92.6/108.06
ALLY MCBEALFOXMon5.4/84.1/108.00
BREAKING THE MAGICIAN'S CODEFOXWed5.0/93.5/117.84
7TH HEAVENWBMon5.0/83.0/87.42
COPS-8:30PFOXSat4.7/92.8/107.23
THAT '70S SHOWFOXTue4.5/83.9/127.04
BLOOPERSABCFri4.5/82.5/86.77
SPECIAL: ULTIMATE MANILOW!CBSSat4.5/81.6/56.75
AMERICA'S MOST WANTEDFOXSat4.5/82.6/86.67
SMALLVILLEWBTue3.5/52.8/76.10
COPS-8:00PFOXSat4.0/82.3/85.97
WWE SMACKDOWNUPNThu3.6/62.1/55.81
STAR TREK: ENTERPRISEUPNWed3.1/62.8/95.26
GILMORE GIRLSWBTue3.4/62.1/65.23
CHARMEDWBThu3.4/52.3/55.22
BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYERUPNTue3.2/52.4/74.96
ANGELWBMon2.9/42.4/64.69
DAWSON'S CREEKWBWed3.2/62.1/74.38
THE PARKERSUPNMon2.6/41.7/44.21
ONE ON ONEUPNMon2.5/41.5/44.04
GIRLFRIENDSUPNMon2.5/41.7/43.98
FELICITYWBWed2.5/41.7/53.50
THE HUGHLEYSUPNMon2.1/31.4/43.23
ROSWELLUPNTue2.0/31.3/32.85
OFF CENTREWBSun1.1/20.6/11.46

Sports ratings outside of primetime:
ShowNetDayHHViewers
(millions)
PREAKNESSNBCSat6.5/169.208
NBA PLAYOFFSNBCSun5.9/128.667
NHL PLAYOFFSABCSat1.9/53.057
INDY 500 TIME TRIALSABCSun1.0/31.385

Cable ratings (viewership):
ShowNETViewers
(millions)
SPONGEBOB-FRINICK6.321
SPONGEBOB-FRINICK5.652
NBA: SPIURS/LAKERS-TUETBS5.593
SPONGEBOB-FRINICK5.265
SPONGEBOB-SUNNICK4.897
WWF ENTERTAINMENTTNN4.711
WWF ENTERTAINMENTTNN4.603
WINSTON CUP RACEFX4.245
RUGRATS-SUNNICK4.116
SPONGEBOB-FRINICK4.110
NBA: MAVERICKS/KINGS-MONTNT4.075
SPONGEBOB-SUNNICK4.022
SPONGEBOB-SATNICK3.918
SPONGEBOB-SATNICK3.823
NBA: CELTICS/PISTONS-TUETBS3.377
PREMIUM CABLE
SIX FEET UNDERHBO4.294
SOPRANOSHBO3.598
HBO BAD: GATTI VS. WARDHBO3.516
HBO BAD: GATTI VS. WARD POSTHBO3.404
HBO BAD: GATTI VS. WARD PREHBO2.496

Cable ratings (households):
ShowNETDayHH
(millions)
HH
Rating
SPONGEBOBNICKFri3.8793.7
SPONGEBOBNICKFri3.6263.4
WWF ENTERTAINMENTTNNMon3.6253.4
NBA: SPURS/LAKERSTBSTue3.4503.3
SPONGEBOBNICKFri3.3513.2
WINSTON CUP RACEFXSat3.1863.0
SPONGEBOBNICKSun3.0562.9
WWF ENTERTAINMENTTNNMon3.0482.9
SPONGEBOBNICKFri3.0322.9
NBA: MAVERICKS/KINGSTNTMon2.9802.8
SPONGEBOBNICKSat2.8622.7
SPONGEBOBNICKSun2.8522.7
SPONGEBOBNICKSat2.7942.6
NBA: CELTICS/PISTONSTBSTue2.7622.6
RUGRATSNICKSun2.6102.5
SPONGEBOBNICKMon2.5812.4
ROCKET POWERNICKMon2.5682.4
RUGRATSNICKSun2.5082.4
A CRIME OF PASSIONLIFMon2.4892.4
SPONGEBOBNICKSat2.4812.4
SPONGEBOBNICKMon2.4442.3
HEY ARNOLDNICKMon2.4182.3
SPONGEBOBNICKSat2.4122.3
SPONGEBOBNICKSat2.4052.3
SPONGEBOBNICKSat2.3902.3
PREMIUM CABLE
SIX FEET UNDERHBOSun2.8912.7
SOPRANOSHBOSun2.5192.4
HBO BAD: GATTI VS. WARDHBOSat2.4642.3
HBO BAD: GATTI VS. WARD POSTHBOSat2.2812.2
HBO BAD: GATTI VS. WARD PREHBOSat1.8691.8

Cable 18-49:
ShowNetDay18-49
(000s)
WWF EntertainmentTNNMon3589
WWF EntertainmentTNNMon2908
Spurs/LakersTBSTue2903
Winston Cup RaceFXSat2619
Mavericks/KingsTNTMon2587
Celtics/PistonsTBSTue2359
Trading SpacesTLCSat2154
OsbournesMTVTue1813
10 Things I Hate About UUSASun1782
The ShieldFXTue1671


Source: Nielsen Media Research via The Hollywood Reporter, The Los Angeles Times, TV Tango, and Media Life Magazine

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