NBC, CBS Split Sweeps Opener

Ryan, Leslie
November 2003
Television Week;11/3/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 44, p8
Trade Publication
Reports on the number of the viewers of U.S. TV programs showed at NBC and CBS as of November 2003. Rank of "CSI" among adult viewers; Comparison of ratings for "Survivor" of CBS and "Friends" of NBC; Total viewers for the drama program "Tru Calling" at Fox.


Related Articles

  • Ratings bingo at Spanish-lingo nets. Sutter, Mary // Variety;11/7/2005, Vol. 400 Issue 12, p17 

    This article reports on the performance of two U.S. Spanish-language networks as of November 2005. Television network Telemundo said primetime viewership in October 2005 among adults 1849 averaged a 3.3 rating, or 663,000 people, up 10% compared to the same period in 2004. Univision has not...

  • CBS, NBC Wrestling for Sweeps Top Spot. Ryan, Leslie // Television Week;2/9/2004, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p4 

    Highlights the competition between CBS and NBC networks in getting top sweep ratings for its TV programs in the U.S. as of February 2004. Comparison of the rating of the prime time programs of the two networks; Average rating of NBC; Number of viewer leads of CBS in 2003.

  • FIERCE FIGHT AHEAD. Atkinson, Claire // Advertising Age;3/14/2005, Vol. 76 Issue 11, p37 

    Focuses on the viewership of the television program "The Contender," which is aired at the NBC network. Concept of the TV program; Ratings of the TV program; Improvement in the overall viewership of the program.

  • Big 3 networks still dominate list of best-liked TV shows. Mandese, Joe // Advertising Age;3/1/1993, Vol. 64 Issue 9, p28 

    This article reports on the ratings of TV programs aired over the TV networks ABC, NBC and CBS, according to a survey conducted by Marketing Evaluations in the U.S. in November 1992. Although TV viewers have been bombarded with increasing network choices, the programs in ABC, NBC and CBS remain...

  • A MUST-SEE REBOUND NBC. Kissell, Rick // Daily Variety;11/17/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 32, p3 

    Reports on the performance of several television stations in the U.S. Status gained by NBC in the adult viewers; Popularity of the television show "CSI"; Ratings of "ER" and "Friends."

  • A collective sigh of grief for networks. Hibberd, James; Andreeva, Nellie // Hollywood Reporter;5/22/2009, Vol. 409 Issue 46, p8 

    The article reports on the performance of U.S. television networks during the 2008-09 season. It mentions that the ratings of major networks, including Fox Television Stations Inc. and CBS Television Network were down a collective 16 percent from the 2007-08 campaign. It informs that CBS was the...

  • Buyers Eye Less Upfront Spending on Broadcast. Lafayette, Jon // Broadcasting & Cable;5/20/2013, Vol. 143 Issue 20, p7 

    The article reports on the decline of upfront spending on television broadcasting in the U.S. It shows that buyers have expected overall spending in the upfront market to be flat, with the broadcasters' volume declining by five percent. In addition, the five percent drop reflects lower ratings,...

  • AT A GLANCE.  // Broadcasting & Cable;8/15/2005, Vol. 135 Issue 33, p11 

    Presents data on the performance of cable television in the U.S. as of August 2005 according to Nielsen Media Research. Income per capita of viewers; Top syndicated TV programs based on audience rating; Information on commercial TV stations.

  • Age Appropriate. Romano, Allison // Broadcasting & Cable;8/2/2004, Vol. 134 Issue 31, p12 

    Discusses the target audiences of television networks in the U.S. in 2004. Shows that contributed to the high rating garnered by CBS; Median age of viewers of CSI; Shows targeting young audience that will be launched by NBC.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics