Pyeongchang Winter Olympics Closing Ceremony Ratings Top Sochi

Sunday bests 2014’s version by 6 percent

Last Updated: February 26, 2018 @ 8:10 AM

The Pyeongchang Winter Olympics Closing Ceremony on NBC topped Sochi’s by 6 percent, per Nielsen’s earliest-available numbers.

Sunday’s extinguishing of the torch received a 10.0 overnight rating. The 2014 version averaged a 9.5.

Last night’s event peaked from 8:45 p.m. ET to 9 p.m. ET with a 10.7. Live-streaming is not included in these numbers.

Here are the Top 10 markets from Sunday:
1. Salt Lake City 17.6
2. Denver 15.5
3. (tie) Portland 14.9
3. (tie) San Diego 14.9
5. Seattle 14.3
6. San Francisco 13.5
7. Albuquerque 13.3
8. Los Angeles 13.2
9. Sacramento 13.1
10. Milwaukee 12.8