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Top primetime shows of the week
(March 19-25, 2012)

Rank Series (Network)              Adults 18-49    Overall
                                   rating/share    aud in
                                                  millions

1. American Idol-Wednesday (Fox)      5.1/15        17.21
2. The Voice (NBC)                    4.6/12        11.95
3. American Idol-Thursday (Fox)       4.2/13        15.58
4. Two and a Half Men (CBS)           3.8/10        11.47
5. NCAA basketball-Saturday:          3.7/14        10.95
Ohio St.-Syracuse (CBS)
6. How 1 Met Your Mother (CBS)        3.5/10         8.15
6. Dancing With the Stars (ABC)      13.5/09        18.79
6. 2 Broke Girls (CBS)                3.5/09         9.38
9. NCIS(CBS)                          3.4/10        19.05
10. Touch (Fox)                       3.3/09        11.81
11. NCAA basketball-Friday:           3.2/10         8.70
Indiana-Kentucky (CBS)
11. Criminal Minds (CBS)              3.2/09        12.09
13. Mike & Molly (CBS)                3.1/08         9.71
14. Once Upon a Time (ABC)            2.9/08         8.82
15. Survivor (CBS)                    2.8/09        10.47
15. NCIS: Los Angeles (CBS)           2.8/08        16.17
17. New Girl (Fox)                    2.7/07         5.18
18. CSI (CBS)                         2.6/07        11.38
18. The Amazing Race (CBS)            2.6/07         9.35
18. Desperate Housewives (ABC)        2.6/07         8.81
21. Hawaii Five-0 (CBS)               2.5/06         9.31
22. NCAA basketball-Thursday:         2.4/07         6.29
Cine-Ohio State (CBS)
23. 60 Minutes (CBS)                  2.3/07        11.24
23. The Biggest Loser (NBC)           2.3/07         6.76
23. Castle (ABC)                      2.3/06        11.52

Each ratings point represents roughly 1.28 million viewers 18-49

Top original scripted cable series

                        18-49         2+ aud
                     rating/share   in millions

1. Pretty Little        1.6/5          3.69
Liars (ABC Family)
2. Mad Men (AMC)        1.2/3          3.54
2. The Game (BET)       1.2/3          2.38
4. Psych (USA)          1.1/3          2.73
5. Justified (FX)       0.9/2          2.32

Top primetime networks

Net          Adults 18-49   Net         Total viewers 2+

CBS          3.33 million   CBS           9.78 million
Fox          2.82 million   ABC           6.86 million
ABC          2.17 million   Fox           6.72 million
NBC          2.02 million   NBC           5.31 million
Univision    1.89 million   Univision     3.72 million
TBS          1.37 million   USA           3.39 million
USA          1.09 million   TBS           2.62 million
ABC Family   0.85 million   Disney        2.46 million

Source: Nielsen Media Research

Tqp syndicated shows (March 12-16,2012)

Ranked by 2+ audience        2+ aud      18-49
                           in millions   rating

1. Wheel of Fortune          10.90        1.5
2. The Big BangTheory        10.33        4.0
3. Two and a Half Men         8.86        2.8
4. Judge Judy                 8.78        1.7
5. Jeopardy                   8.42       -1.2
6. Family Guy                 5.71        2.6
7. Entertainment Tonight      5.24        1.1
8. Howl Met Your Mother       4.39        1.8
9. Family Feud                4.04        1.0
10. Inside Edition            3.90        0.8
11. Judge Joe Brown           3.62        0.8
12. Law & Order:              3.57        1.0
Criminal Intent
13. Seinfeld                  3.51        1.2
14. Dr. Phil Show             3.49        0.8
15. Dr. Oz Show               3.41        0.7

Source: Nielsen AA ratings


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Title Annotation:TELEVISION
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Date:Apr 2, 2012
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