ALL THREE OF CBS'S TUESDAY DRAMAS UP IN VIEWERS AND KEY DEMOS
"NCIS" Tops the Night in Viewers and is the Top Broadcast in
Adults 18-49 and Adults 25-54
"NCIS: New Orleans" Projected to Exceed 20 Million Viewers With 7-Day Viewing
CBS Sweeps Tuesday in Viewers and Demos
All three of CBS's Tuesday dramas were up in viewers and increased by double-digit percentages in key demographics, leading CBS to a nightly sweep, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for Nov. 18.
At 8:00 PM, NCIS was first in viewers (17.89m), adults 25-54 (3.9/10) and tied for first in adults 18-49 (2.6/08, with NBC). Compared to last week, NCIS was up +5% in adults 25-54 (from 3.7/10), +13% in adults 18-49 (from 2.3/07) and added +400,000 viewers (from 17.49m, +2%). NCIS was the night's #1 program in viewers, top broadcast in both adults 25-54 and adults 18-49 (tied with "The Voice").
At 9:00 PM, NCIS: NEW ORLEANS was first in viewers (16.68m), adults 25-54 (3.4/09) and adults 18-49 (2.3/06). Compared to last week, NCIS: NEW ORLEANS was up +13% in adults 25-54 (from 3.0/08), +15% in adults 18-49 (from 2.0/06) and added +1.69m viewers (from 14.99m, +11%).
At 10:00 PM, PERSON OF INTEREST was first in viewers (9.68m), tied for first in adults 25-54 (2.6/07, with NBC) and was second in adults 18-49 (1.6/05). Compared to last week, PERSON OF INTEREST was up +18% in adults 25-54 (from 2.2/06), +23% in adults 18-49 (from 1.3/04) and added +570,000 viewers (from 9.11m, +6%).
For the night, CBS was first in viewers (14.75m), adults 25-54 (3.3/09) and adults 18-49 (2.2/07).
L+7 Projections for Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014
Source: Nielsen NPM Live+SD and CBS Research Estimates Live+7 * Projections