- CBS had original entertainment programs for 2.5 hours, with only The Big Bang Theory in repeats. Rules of Engagement dropped a relatively expected amount under the circumstances (still a season low), then the rest of the night was steady and above average from there.
|A Charlie Brown Christmas||6.40||1.8||5||36%||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||1.85|
|The Year with Katie Couric||5.54||1.5||4||35%||n/a||-17%||n/a||n/a||n/a||1.23|
|The Big Bang Theory (R)||10.17||2.9||9||36%||+142%||n/a||n/a||+17%||4/6||3.17|
|Rules of Engagement||9.53||2.7||8||36%||-10%||-7%||-37%||-22%||7/7||2.78|
|Person of Interest||12.93||2.8||8||28%||+0%||+4%||-10%||+2%||2/10||2.46|
|Parks and Recreation (R)||1.73||0.7||2||52%||+17%||+0%||+17%||-5%||2/4||0.73|
|The Office (R)||2.41||1.1||3||58%||+83%||+57%||+17%||+18%||2/4||1.04|
|The X Factor Thu||9.87||2.9||9||38%||+0%||n/a||n/a||-20%||9/11||3.17|
|The Vampire Diaries (R)||1.02||0.3||1||38%||-25%||n/a||n/a||-18%||3/4||0.25|
|The Secret Circle (R)||0.88||0.3||1||44%||+0%||+0%||-25%||-14%||2/5||0.26|
KEY (with much more detail at the New Daily Spotted Ratings page):
Viewers - The total number of viewers (age 2+, in millions) that watched the program.
A18-49 - Adults 18-49 rating. Percentage of US TV-owning adults 18-49 watching the program.
Share - Adults 18-49 share. Percentage of US TV-watching adults 18-49 watching the program.
Skew - Percentage of the total audience that falls in the 18-49 demo.
Last - A18-49 percent difference from previous episode.
Lead - A18-49 percent difference from lead-in program.
LeLa - A18-49 percent difference between the show's lead-in and its lead-in for the previous episode.
Avg - A18-49 percent difference from the show's average demo for previous original episodes this season.
Rank - The A18-49 rating's rank among the show's episodes that have aired so far this season.
TRUE - True Strength, a metric developed last summer that adjusts the A18-49 rating for overall viewing levels, competition and lead-in. (Note: these are PRELIMINARY TRUE calculations. Finals come next week.)
(R) - Repeat.
More Spotted Ratings in the Index.