Jun 3, 2009

The Numbers

Syndie Sweeps Ratings: CTD Cleans Up

The May sweeps number for syndication are out, and CBS TV Distribution has notched eight of the top 10 spots among first run shows. The whole list is a golden oldies collection, however: No new shows made it into the top rungs.

More ratings tidbits from the sweeps throughout the day, but here's the top 10 list, courtesy of Nielsen (and the CTD press department):

1. Wheel of Fortune, 6.4 (CBS Television Distribution) 
2. Jeopardy!, 5.4 (CBS Television Distribution)
3. Oprah Winfrey Show,  5.2 (CBS Television Distribution)
4. Entertainment Tonight, 4.2 (CBS Television Distribution)
5. Judge Judy, 4.1 (CBS Television Distribution)
6. Dr. Phil, 3.0 (CBS Television Distribution) 
t. Inside Edition, 3.0 (CBS Television Distribution)
8. Wheel of Fortune – Weekend, 2.7 (CBS Television Distribution) 
9. Live With Regis and Kelly, 2.6 (Disney ABC Domestic Television)
10. Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?, 2.3 (Disney ABC Domestic Television)

Source: Nielsen Media Research, April 23, 2009-May 26, 2009, Live Plus Same Day US HH AA%

  • Posted June 3 at 8:32 AM


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