Ratings: The Following Rises in Week 2, Bones Hits New Season Highs

Matt Webb Mitovich
Ratings: The Following Rises in Week 2, Bones Hits New Season Highs

Fox’s The Following managed to scare up a higher demo rating in its second week, inching up a tenth to a 3.3. In total audience, the dark, dark drama drew 10 million viewers, retaining an impressive 96 percent of its premiere audience.

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Leading into that, Bones opened Fox’s night with 9.2 million total viewers and a 2.6 rating, rising 8 and 13 percent week-to-week to hit season highs on both counts.

Over on NBC, The Biggest Loser (6.13 mil/2.3) dipped a tenth, while Deception (3.75 mil/1.3) added a handful of viewers while holding steady in the demo.

The CW’s Carrie Diaries (1.46 mil/0.5) rose 15 percent in total audience while holding steady in the demo; The CW notes that the freshman hit its best numbers yet in the target demos of Adults 18-34 and Women 18-34. Leading out of that, 90210 (764K/0.3) dropped a few eyeballs week-to-week and dipped a tenth.

ABC’s The Bachelor (7.9 mil/2.5) rose 4 percent to deliver its largest audience of the season, but was flat in the demo. A repeat of Castle‘s Hamptons getaway episode (6 mil/1.4) won the 1o o’clock hour in the demo.

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