CBS NEWS RATINGS HIGHLIGHTS FOR THE WEEK OF AUGUST 29
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Was Sunday’s #1 broadcast at 7:00 PM with viewers and adults 18+.
Was up +13% year-to-year in women 25-54, while both competitors were down double digits.
Is delivering the tightest gaps for the season in adults 25-54 with ABC and NBC ever (since at least 1991), within -278,000 of NBC and -247,000 of ABC.
Is delivering the tightest gaps for the season in women 25-54 with ABC and NBC ever (since at least 1991), within -171,000 of NBC and -152,000 of ABC.
Delivered 2.4 million viewers with 538,000 in adults 25-54, 337,000 in women 25-54 and 200,000 in men 25-54.
Delivered its largest adults 25-54 and women 25-54 audience since Memorial Day.
Grew +5% in adults 25-54, marking its third consecutive week of growth.
Grew +7% in women and +2% in men.
Grew +1% week-to-week in viewers.
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Is delivering the tightest demo gap for the season with NBC in 27 years (since 1994/95) and with ABC since 2018/19.
Is closing the demo gap with NBC by 17% and with ABC by 10%, compared to last year.
CBS has closed the gap in viewers with ABC by 4%.
Delivered 4.2 million viewers, with 690,000 in adults 25-54, for the week ending Sept. 2.
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Delivered 2 million viewers, with 267,000 of them adults in 25-54, on Sunday, Sept. 4.
Up +4% in viewers from the previous broadcast two weeks earlier.
(All data Nielsen live plus same day ratings for 8/30-9/05)
(Editor’s Note: CBS SATURDAY MORNING aired with an amended title and 48 HOURS was an encore on Sept. 3; CBS SUNDAY MORNING and FACE THE NATION aired with amended titles on Sept. 4.)