Ratings breakdown for May 3rd
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The 90-minute episode of DANCING WITH THE STARS (ABC, Mon 8-9:30pm, season 10, episode 12) was down -8% with A25-54 (5.5/14) and -9% with A18-49 (4.0/11) compared to its episode a week ago. It was down -10% with W18-49 (5.7/15) and -8% with W25-54 (7.8/19) opposite HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER / RULES OF ENGAGEMENT / THE BIG BANG THEORY, CHUCK / LAW & ORDER (repeat), HOUSE / 24, and ONE TREE HILL / GOSSIP GIRL. It was the #2 show of the night with A18-49, #1 with A25-54, #1 with W18-49 and #1 with W25-54. It ranked first in its time period with A18-49, A25-54, W18-49 and W25-54. It grew one share point in the half hours from beginning to end with A18-49, one share with A25-54, one share with W18-49 and two shares with W25-54. DANCING WITH THE STARS was down -13% with A18-49, -7% with A25-54, -14% with W18-49 and -6% with W25-54 compared to its own original episode average during the 2nd quarter of 2009. Overall, the 92-minute episode of DANCING WITH THE STARS was down slightly across the board week-to-week. It was the #1 show of the night among most key demos, #2 among A18-49, and ranked first in the time period among all key measures. It grew in the half hours from the beginning to end across the board.
ROMANTICALLY CHALLENGED was up +9% with A25-54 (3.5/8) while it was down -4% with A18-49 (2.5/7) compared to last week’s episode. It was up +6% with W18-49 (3.7/10) and +14% with W25-54 (5.0/12). It was the #5 show of the night among W18-49, #5 with A25-54 (tied) and #3 with W25-54. It ranked second in the time period with A25-54, third with A18-49, second with W18-49 and first with W25-54. It retained 64% of its DANCING WITH THE STARS lead-in with A18-49, 57% with A25-54, 67% with W18-49, and 63% with W25-54. Overall, ROMANTICALLY CHALLENGED was up slightly among most key demos, down slightly among A18-49, compared to last week’s telecast. It was the #3 show of the night among W25-54 and #5 among W18-49 and A25-54 (tied). It ranked first in the time period with W25-54 although continues to retain a moderate amount of its DWTS lead-in across the board.