under the dome ep 2 rtgs TV ratings: 'Under the Dome' stays strong Monday, 'American Ninja Warrior' premiere downFast National ratings for Monday, July 1, 2013

Episode 2 of “Under the Dome” fell some from last week’s premiere, but it held up pretty well and was far and away Monday’s top show in both viewers and adults 18-49.

Also Monday, “American Ninja Warrior” was down from its premiere last year but posted decent numbers for NBC, growing in each half hour. “The Bachelorette” was down a little for ABC, but “Mistresses” rose slightly to finish second at 10 o’clock, edging the premiere of NBC’s “Siberia.”

Thanks to “Under the Dome,” CBS led the total-viewer race with 7.1 million and a 4.6 rating/8 share in households. ABC (5.5 million, 3.9/6) came in second, beating out NBC’s 4.35 million viewers and 2.6/4. FOX (1.6 million, 1.0/2) took fourth, and The CW (609,000, 0.4/1) finished last.

CBS also led the adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.8 rating. ABC’s 1.6 edged NBC’s 1.5 for second place. FOX posted a 0.6 and The CW a 0.2.

Monday hour by hour:

8 p.m.

ABC: “The Bachelorette” (6.2 million viewers, 4.4/7 households)
NBC: “American Ninja Warrior” season premiere (4.6 million, 2.9/5)
CBS: “How I Met Your Mother” rerun (4.3 million, 2.9/5)/”Mike & Molly” rerun (4.4 million, 3.0/5)
FOX: “Raising Hope” rerun (2 million, 1.3/2)/”The Goodwin Games” finale (1.5 million, 1.0/2)
The CW: “Oh Sit” rerun (792,000, 0.5/1)

18-49 leader: “The Bachelorette” (1.7)

9 p.m.

ABC: “The Bachelorette” (6.4 million, 4.5/7)
CBS: “2 Broke Girls” rerun (5 million, 3.3/5)/”The Big Bang Theory” rerun (5.8 million, 3.8/6)
NBC: “American Ninja Warrior” season premiere (5.3 million, 3.0/5)
FOX: “New Girl” rerun (1.4 million, 0.9/1)/”The Mindy Project” rerun (1.4 million, 0.9/1)
The CW: “The Carrie Diaries” rerun (427,000, 0.3/0)

18-49 leader: “American Ninja Warrior” (1.9)

10 p.m.

CBS: “Under the Dome” (11.5 million, 7.3/12)
ABC: “Mistresses” (3.8 million, 2.7/5)
NBC: “Siberia” series premiere (3.2 million, 1.9/3)

18-49 leader: “Under the Dome” (2.8)

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