ABC, CBS Divide Smaller Ratings Pie Thursday
Thursday's ratings race was highly competitive, but top finishers
CBS took the overall crown with a 9.2 rating/15 share, beating ABC, 8.1/13.
In the adults 18-49 demographic, ABC led the way with a 4.8 rating. CBS finished second at 4.0. NBC came in third with a 2.9, topping FOX's 2.3. The CW drew a 1.2.
"Survivor: Micronesia - Fans vs. Favorites" (7.9/13) gave CBS the lead at 8 p.m. ABC's
At 9 p.m.,
CBS' "Without a Trace," 9.2/15, drew the biggest overall audience at 10 p.m. ABC, however, had a sizable adults 18-49 lead with "