Thursday Ratings: American Idol Inches Up

American Idol actually ticked up a little vs last week. Interestingly, it earned the same demo number as the Wednesday night performance show. Typically, Wednesday earns a better rating.

VIA TVByTheNumbers

American Idol earned a 1.9, up 6 percent from last week’s 1.8 adults 18-49 rating.

8:00

CBS The Big Bang Theory – R 2.2/8 9.67
FOX Hell’s Kitchen 1.7/6 4.82
NBC Community – Season Finale 1.0/4 2.90
ABC Grey’s Anatomy – R 0.8/3 3.42
CW The Vampire Diaries 0.7/2 1.66

8:30

CBS The Big Bang Theory – R 2.6/9 10.83
NBC Parks and Recreation 0.9/3 2.39

9:00

ABC Grey’s Anatomy 2.5/8 8.10
FOX American Idol 1.9/6 7.88
CBS The Crazy Ones – Season Finale 1.5/5 5.83
NBC Hollywood Game Night 0.9/3 3.20
CW Reign 0.4/1 1.39

9:30

FOX Surviving Jack 1.0/3 4.30

10:00

ABC Scandal – Season Finale 3.4/10 10.45
NBC Parenthood – Season Finale 1.3/4 3.69
CBS NCIS – R 1.0/3 6.03

Half Hour Breakdown via Marc Berman

8:00 p.m.

ABC – Grey’s Anatomy (R)
Viewers: 3.37 million (#3), A18-49: 0.7/ 3 (#4t)

CBS – The Big Bang Theory (R)
Viewers: 9.67 million (#1), A18-49: 2.2/ 8 (#1)

NBC – Community (season or series finale)
Viewers: 2.90 million (#4), A18-49: 1.0/ 4 (#3)

Fox – Hell’s Kitchen
Viewers: 4.60 million (#2), A18-49: 1.6/ 6 (#2)

CW – The Vampire Diaries
Viewers: 1.69 million (#5), A18-49: 0.7/ 3 (#4t)

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8:30 p.m.

ABC – Grey’s Anatomy (R)
Viewers: 3.47 million (#3), A18-49: 0.8/ 3 (#4)

CBS – The Big Bang Theory (R)
Viewers: 10.83 million (#1), A18-49: 2.6/ 9 (#1)

NBC – Parks and Recreation
Viewers: 2.39 million (#4), A18-49: 0.9/ 3 (#3)

Fox – Hell’s Kitchen
Viewers: 5.04 million (#2), A18-49: 1.8/ 6 (#2)

CW – The Vampire Diaries
Viewers: 1.63 million (#5), A18-49: 0.7/ 2 (#5)

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9:00 p.m.

ABC – Grey’s Anatomy
Viewers: 7.99 million (#1), A18-49: 2.5/ 8 (#1)

CBS – The Crazy Ones
Viewers: 6.30 million (#3), A18-49: 1.6/ 5 (#3)

NBC – Hollywood Game Night
Viewers: 2.78 million (#4), A18-49: 0.8/ 3 (#4)

Fox – American Idol
Viewers: 7.88 million (#2), A18-49: 1.9/ 6 (#2)

CW – Reign
Viewers: 1.43 million (#5), A18-49: 0.4/ 1 (#5)

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9:30 p.m.

ABC – Grey’s Anatomy
Viewers: 8.21 million (#1), A18-49: 2.5/ 8 (#1)

CBS – The Crazy Ones (season or series finale)
Viewers: 5.36 million (#3), A18-49: 1.3/ 4 (#2)

NBC – Hollywood Game Night
Viewers: 3.61 million (#4), A18-49: 1.0/ 3 (#3t)

Fox – Surviving Jack
Viewers: 4.30 million (#3), A18-49: 1.0/ 3 (#3t)

CW – Reign
Viewers: 1.36 million (#5), A18-49: 0.4/ 1 (#5)

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10:00 p.m.

ABC – Scandal (season finale)
Viewers: 10.45 million (#1), A18-49: 3.4/10 (#1)

CBS – NCIS (R)
Viewers: 5.95 million (#2), A18-49: 1.0/ 3 (#3)

NBC – Parenthood (season or series finale)
Viewers: 3.82 million (#3), A18-49: 1.3/ 4 (#2)

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10:30 p.m.

ABC – Scandal (season finale)
Viewers: 10.45 million (#1), A18-49: 3.5/11 (#1)

CBS – NCIS (R)
Viewers: 6.10 million (#2), A18-49: 1.0/ 3 (#3)

NBC – Parenthood (season or series finale)
Viewers: 4.10 million (#3), A18-49: 1.3/ 4 (#2)

Source: Nielsen Media Research

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