Ratings: ‘Survivor,’ ‘CSI’ Finale Help CBS Win Night

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NBC’s lineup ties series lows

CBS’ Wednesday lineup ticked up while all other networks’ shows either dipped down or remained flat, leading the network to an outright win.

CBS was first in ratings with a 2.2 rating/7 share in the advertiser-coveted 18-49 demographic and first in viewers with an average of 10 million, according to preliminary numbers. “Survivor” at 8 p.m. got a 2.4/8 and 9.8 million viewers. “Criminal Minds” at 9 received a 2.3/7 and a night-high 10.4 million viewers. The “CSI” finale at 10 had a 1.9/6 and 9.9 million viewers.

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Fox was second in ratings with a 1.7/6 and in viewers with 7.8 million. “American Idol” at 8 was the only show on the schedule.

ABC was third in ratings with a 1.5/5 and in viewers with 5.3 million. “The Middle” at 8 had  1.5/6 — a series low — and 6.3 million viewers. “Suburgatory” at 8:30 got a 1.2/4 — down 20 percent to a new low — and 4.7 million viewers. “Modern Family” topped the night at 9 with a 2.8/8 and 8.1 million viewers. “Mixology” at 9:30 had a 1.3/4 and 3.7 million viewers. “Nashville” at 10 got a 1.2/4 and 4.5 million viewers.

NBC was fourth in ratings with a 1.3/4 and in viewers with 4.8 million. “Revolution” at 8 had a 1.1/4 and 3.8 million viewers. “Law & Order: SVU” at 9 got a 1.4/4 and 5.3 million viewers. “Chicago PD” at 10 received a 1.4/4 and 5.4 million viewers. The network’s entire lineup tied series lows.

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Univision was fifth in ratings with a 1.2/4 and in total viewers with 2.9 million.

The CW was sixth in ratings with a 0.7/2 and in total viewers with 2 million. “Arrow” at 8 tied a series low with a 0.7/3 and 2.2 million viewers. “The 100″ at 9 had a 0.6/2 and 1.7 million viewers.

Telemundo was seventh in ratings with a 0.4/1 and in total viewers with 1 million.