bachelor pad ep5 2 abc TV ratings: ABC wins slow holiday night behind 'Bachelor Pad'Fast National ratings for Monday, Sept. 5, 2011

ABC won a slow Labor Day holiday night on the strength of a new episode of “Bachelor Pad.” FOX came in second based a new episode of “Hell’s Kitchen.” The rest of the night was filled with reruns with the exception of NBC’s special “Children of 9/11.

ABC scored overall numbers of 5.3 million viewers and a 3.6 rating/6 share in households. FOX finished off with 4.51 million viewers and a 2.7/4, edging out CBS (4.49 million, 2.9/5). NBC (3.7 million, 2.4/4) took fourth. The CW drew a scant 0.6 million viewers and a 0.4/1.

FOX won with the adults 18-49 demographic with a 2.0 rating. ABC tallied a 1.5 with CBS close behind scoring a 1.3. NBC came in fourth with a 0.9. The CW brought up the rear with a 0.2.]]>ABC: “Bachelor Pad” (5.9 million, 4.0/6)
NBC: “America’s Got Talent” rerun (4.0 million, 2.6/4)
CBS: “How I Met Your Mother” reruns – two episodes (3.8 million viewers, 2.5/4 households)
FOX: “Hell’s Kitchen” rerun (3.2 million, 2.0/3)
The CW: “Gossip Girl” rerun (0.7 million, 0.5/1) 18-49 leader: “Bachelor Pad” (1.8) 9 p.m. ABC: “Bachelor Pad” (5.8 million, 3.9/6)
FOX: “Hell’s Kitchen” (5.8 million, 3.4/5)
CBS: “Two And A Half Men” rerun (5.0 million, 3.2/5)/”Mike and Molly” rerun (5.1 million, 3.2/5)
NBC: “America’s Got Talent” rerun (3.6 million, 2.3/4)
The CW: “One Tree Hill” rerun (0.5 million, 0.4/1) 18-49 leader: “Hell’s Kitchen” (2.6) 10 p.m. CBS: “Hawaii Five-0” rerun (4.6 million, 3.0/5)
ABC: “Castle” rerun (4.3 million, 2.9/5)
NBC: “Children of 9/11” (3.5 million, 2.4/4) 18-49 leader: “Hawaii Five-0” and “Children of 9/11” (1.1 – tie) Ratings information includes live and same-day DVR viewing. All numbers are preliminary and subject to change. Source: The Nielsen Company. More ratings at Zap2it: Daily, weekly and cable

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