NBC Wins November Sweep in Demos, CBS in Total Viewers

NBC Wins November Sweep in Demos, CBS in Total Viewers
“Sunday Night Football,” “The Voice” and the season’s hottest new show — “The Blacklist” — have boosted NBC to its second straight November sweep victory in young adults.

CBS, meanwhile, finished was runner-up in demos and on top in total viewers. ABC was third, and Fox finished fourth.

Sweeps aren’t as closely followed as in years past, but the November ratings period offers a good snapshot of how the nets are faring in the fall.

According to Nielsen live-plus-same-day averages through Sunday (25 of 28 nights), NBC led in adults 18-49 with a 2.6 rating, followed by CBS (2.2), ABC (2.0) and Fox (1.7). NBC was slightly ahead of CBS in adults 25-54 (3.3 to 3.2), while the Eye’s overall audience of 10.3 million put it well ahead of ABC and NBC (both 7.9 million).

Collectively, the Big Four and CW averaged a 9.2 Live+Same Day rating in adults 18-49 — down 11% from last year. That’s not bad, though,
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