TV Ratings: CBS' 'The Mentalist,' ABC's 'Grey's Anatomy' still top Thursday

katherineheigl_greysanatomy_s6_290.jpgFast National ratings for Thursday, Nov. 12, 2009

Thursday's ratings was the same old, same old: CBS' "The Mentalist" raked in the overall numbers, but ABC's "Grey's Anatomy" go the demographic win.

CBS drew 15.2 million viewers and an 9.5 rating/15 share in households for the night, well ahead of ABC's second-place finish with 11 million viewers and 7.2/11. FOX followed with 7.9 million and 4.8/8, while NBC (5.4 million, 3.3/5) and The CW (3.5 million, 2.2/3) trailed.

ABC led among adults 18-49 with a 4.0 rating, just ahead of CBS' 3.8. FOX took third, 2.5, just edging out NBC's 2.4. The CW got a 1.7.

Thursday hour by hour:

8 p.m.

CBS: "Survivor: Samoa" (13.2 million viewers, 7.7/12 households)
FOX: "Bones" (9.8 million, 6.0/9)
ABC: "FlashForward" (8.3 million, 5.3/8)
NBC: "Community" (5.1 million, 3.3/5)/"Parks and Recreation" (4.7 million, 2.9/4)
The CW: "The Vampire Diaries" (4.5 million, 2.8/4)

18-49 leader: "Survivor: Samoa" (4.0)

9 p.m.

CBS: "CSI" (16.9 million, 10.6/16)
ABC: "Grey's Anatomy" (14.4 million, 9.4/15)
NBC: "The Office" (7.8 million, 4.4/7)/"30 Rock" (5.8 million, 3.4/5)
FOX: "Fringe" (5.9 million, 3.7/6)
The CW: "Supernatural" (2.7 million, 1.7/3)

18-49 leader: "Grey's Anatomy" (5.4)

10 p.m.

CBS:
"The Mentalist" (15.6 million, 10.1/17)
ABC: "Private Practice" (10.2 million, 6.7/11)
NBC: "The Jay Leno Show" (4.6 million, 3.0/5)

18-49 leader: "Private Practice" (3.9)

Ratings information includes live and same-day DVR viewing. All numbers are preliminary and subject to change.

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