victorias secret 2013 ratings TV ratings: 'Victoria's Secret' steady for CBS Tuesday and 'Chicago Fire' hits series high in viewersFast National ratings for Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013

Ratings for CBS’ annual “Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show” were on par with last year, with the special rising slightly in viewers but falling a tenth of a point among adults 18-49. The show delivered the night’s top 18-49 rating, beating out “The Voice.”

Opposite the fashion show, NBC’s “Chicago Fire” climbed to a series high in total viewers, although it dipped slightly in the 18-49 demographic vs. last week. “Agents of SHIELD” was down a bit for ABC, but “The Goldbergs” and “Trophy Wife” both rose. FOX’s broadcast of the American Country Awards was flat with last year.

CBS led Tuesday’s total-viewer race by a wide margin, averaging 14.4 million people and a 9.0 rating/14 share in households. NBC (8.9 million, 5.6/9) came in second. FOX (5.1 million, 3.1/5) beat out ABC (4.4 million, 2.8/4) for third place. The CW (592,000, 0.4/1) trailed.

The Eye also scored a win among adults 18-49 with a 2.8 rating. NBC took second with a 2.4, and ABC and FOX tied for third at 1.4. The CW posted a 0.2.

Tuesday hour by hour:

8 p.m.

CBS: “NCIS” (18.8 million viewers, 11.5/18 households)
NBC: “The Biggest Loser” (6.2 million, 4.0/6)
ABC: “Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD” (5.9 million, 3.7/6)
FOX: American Country Awards (5.4 million, 3.3/5)
The CW: “iHeartRadio Katy Perry Album Release Party” rerun (749,000, 0.5/1)

18-49 leader: “NCIS” (2.8)

9 p.m.

CBS: “NCIS: Los Angeles” (14.7 million, 9.3/14)
NBC: “The Voice” (11.2 million, 6.8/10)
FOX: American Country Awards (4.8 million, 3.0/5)
ABC: “The Goldbergs” (4.85 million, 2.9/4)/”Trophy Wife” (3.5 million, 2.3/3)
The CW: “iHeartRadio Lady Gaga Album Release Party” rerun (435,000, 0.3/0)

18-49 leader: “The Voice” (3.1)

10 p.m.

CBS: Special – “The Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show” (9.7 million, 6.1/10)
NBC: “Chicago Fire” (9.3 million, 5.8/10)
ABC: “What Would You Do?” (3.1 million, 2.0/3)

18-49 leader: “The Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show” (3.4)

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