ACM Awards Nearly Sweep Sunday Night TV Ratings
April 3, 2012 at 6:17 AM (PT)
The 47th Annual ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS on CBS-TV came close to sweeping SUNDAY (4/1) night’s television ratings, both overall and in the key demo of 18 to 49 year old adults. Only ABC's "Once Upon a Time" won its hour with younger viewers but among adults 18-49. CBS averaged a 2.6 rating on SUNDAY night, beating out ABC's 2.1 rating in the key demographic.
CBS averaged an estimated 12.21 million viewers and a 7.5 rating/12 share, ahead of the 6.97 million viewers and 4.4/7 for ABC.