nbc the voice ratings 4 22 2013 TV ratings: 'The Voice' wins 18 49 demo, but ABC wins Monday night in viewersFast National ratings for Monday, April 22, 2013

“The Voice” saw season-high ratings a week ago, but dipped a little as the battle rounds began this week. Elsewhere, “Dancing With the Stars” was up slightly on ABC and both “Bones” and “The Following” were up a bit on FOX.

“The Voice” may have beaten “DWTS” in viewers, but ABC won the night overall because “Castle” handily beat “Revolution.”

ABC earned 12.96 million viewers and an 8.4 rating/13 share in households for first place, followed by NBC at 11.3 million and a 6.8/11, FOX at 6.9 million and a 4.3/7, CBS at 4.98 million and a 3.3/5 and the CW at 709,000 and a 0.5/1.

In adults 18-49, NBC won with a 3.9, followed by ABC and FOX at 2.1, CBS at 1.3 and the CW at 0.3.

Monday hour by hour:

8 p.m.

NBC: “The Voice” (13.4 million viewers, 8.1 rating/13 share in households)
ABC: “Dancing With the Stars” (13.1 million, 8.5/13)
FOX: “Bones” (6.9 million, 4.3/7)
CBS: “How I Met Your Mother” rerun (4.2 million, 2.8/5)/”Rules of Engagement” (4.96 million, 3.2/5)
The CW: “Oh Sit” (826,000, 0.6/1)

18-49 leader: “The Voice” (4.5)

9 p.m.

NBC: “The Voice” (14.3 million, 8.5/13)
ABC: “Dancing With the Stars” (14.1 million, 9.1/14)
FOX: “The Following” (6.98 million, 4.3/6)
CBS: “2 Broke Girls” rerun (5.04 million, 3.3/5)/”Mike & Molly” rerun (5.24 million, 3.4/5)
The CW: “90210” (592,500, 0.4/1

18-49 leader: “The Voice” (5.0)

10 p.m.

ABC: “Castle” (11.7 million, 7.6/12)
NBC: “Revolution” (6.2 million, 3.8/6)
CBS: “Hawaii Five-0” rerun (5.2 million, 3.5/6)

18-49 leader: “Castle” and “Revolution” (2.2)

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

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