“CBS SUNDAY MORNING WITH CHARLES OSGOOD” IS THE #1 SUNDAY MORNING NEWS PROGRAM IN HOUSEHOLDS, VIEWERS AND ADULTS 25-54
CBS SUNDAY MORNING WITH CHARLES OSGOOD was the #1 Sunday morning news program in households, viewers and adults 25-54, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for August 19, 2012. CBS SUNDAY MORNING posted a 3.4/10 with 4.74m viewers and a 1.3/07 in adults 25-54.
CBS SUNDAY MORNING posted its best household ratings since July 15, 2012 and its best deliveries in both viewers and adults 25-54 since July 8, 2012. CBS SUNDAY MORNING was up +13% in households (from 3.0/09), +10% in viewers (from 4.31m) and +18% in adults 25-54 (from 1.1/06) compared to the same day last year.
Television year-to-date, CBS SUNDAY MORNING was up +3% in households (3.6/10 from 3.5/10) and +8% in adults 25-54 (1.4/07 from 1.3/07).
Sunday’s telecast included Martha Teichner’s examination of the love-hate relationship people have with weeds, Anthony Mason’s profile of singer-songwriter Rufus Wainwright, Tracy Smith’s discussion with photographer Lawrence Schiller about his pictures of Marilyn Monroe and Susan Spencer’s chat with “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek.
CBS SUNDAY MORNING is broadcast Sundays (9:00-10:30 AM, ET) on the CBS Television Network. Rand Morrison is the executive producer.
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