voice oct 22 13 ratings TV ratings: 'Agents of SHIELD' slips Tuesday, 'The Voice' and 'NCIS' steadyFast National ratings for Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013

Tuesday’s ratings went pretty much according to form, with “NCIS” leading the total-viewer race by a wide margin and “The Voice” beating everything else among adults 18-49. Both shows were about even with their performances last week.

Also Tuesday, “Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD” dropped a little for ABC, but “The Goldbergs” was up slightly. “Person of Interest” scored an 18-49 win over “Chicago Fire” for the first time this season, and “The Originals” and “Supernatural” remained solid for The CW.

CBS scored 15.5 million viewers and a 9.8 rating/16 share in households for the night. NBC (9 million, 5.7/9) was the best of the rest. ABC (5.1 million, 3.2/5) finished third, beating out FOX’s 3.5 million viewers and 2.3/4. The CW (2.2 million, 1.4/2) trailed.

NBC led the adults 18-49 demographic with a 2.7, edging CBS’ 2.6. ABC came in third with a 1.7, followed by FOX, 1.5, and The CW, 1.0.

Tuesday hour by hour:

8 p.m.

CBS: “NCIS” (18.6 million viewers, 11.7/18 households)
ABC: “Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD” (7.1 million, 4.4/7)
NBC: “The Biggest Loser” (6.6 million, 4.3/7)
FOX: “Dads” (3.6 million, 2.4/4)/”Brooklyn Nine-Nine” (3.8 million, 2.4/4)
The CW: “The Originals” 2.15 million, 1.4/2)

18-49 leader: “NCIS” (3.0)

9 p.m.

CBS: “NCIS: Los Angeles” (14.9 million, 9.4/14)
NBC: “The Voice” (12.85 million, 7.8/12)
ABC: “The Goldbergs” (5.3 million, 3.3/5)/”Trophy Wife” (4 million, 2.6/4)
FOX: “New Girl” (3.8 million, 2.5/4)/”The Mindy Project” (2.9 million, 1.9/3)
The CW: “Supernatural” (2.3 million, 1.4/2)

18-49 leader: “The Voice” (4.0)

10 p.m.

CBS: “Person of Interest” (12.9 million, 8.3/14)
NBC: “Chicago Fire” (7.6 million, 5.0/8)
ABC: “Shark Tank” rerun (3.45 million, 2.2/4)

18-49 leader: “Person of Interest” (2.2)

Ratings information includes live and same-day DVR viewing. All numbers are preliminary and subject to change. Source: The Nielsen Company.

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Posted by:Rick Porter