x factor ratings 1102 TV ratings: 'X Factor' down a little, 'Revenge' rises WednesdayFast national ratings for Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011

“The X Factor” dipped a bit compared to last week’s live show, but FOX still managed to lead the night among adults 18-49. ABC, meanwhile, had its best Wednesday overall since premiere week, with “Revenge” growing and “Happy Endings” matching its week-ago series high in the 18-49 demographic.

“Survivor: South Pacific” also marked its second straight week of ratings growth for CBS, which led the night in total viewers. The Eye averaged 11.8 million viewers and a 7.2 rating/11 share in households, narrowly beating FOX (11.5 million, 6.8/10). ABC (9.35 million, 5.9/9) finished third. NBC was fourth with 6.1 million viewers and a 4.1/6. The CW brought up the rear with 1.5 million viewers and a 1.0/2.

FOX had the best 18-49 rating with a 3.9. ABC finished second in the demo with a 3.5, edging CBS’ 3.3. NBC was off the pace some with a 1.9, and The CW scored a 0.6.

]]>8 p.m.

CBS: “Survivor: South Pacific” (11.9 million viewers, 7.0/11 households)
FOX: “The X Factor” (11.2 million, 6.7/11)
ABC: “The Middle” (9.35 million, 5.7/9)/”Suburgatory” (8.5 million, 5.3/8)
NBC: “Up All Night” (4.75 million, 3.2/5)/”Up All Night” rerun (3.4 million, 2.4/4)
The CW: “Ringer” rerun (1.2 million, 0.8/1)

18-49 leader: “The X Factor” (3.7)

9 p.m.

CBS: “Criminal Minds” (12.8 million, 8.0/12)
FOX: “The X Factor” (11.8 million, 6.8/10)
ABC: “Modern Family” (13.25 million, 7.9/12)/”Happy Endings” (7.85 million, 4.8/7)
NBC: “Harry’s Law” (7.1 million, 4.6/7)
The CW: “America’s Next Top Model” (1.8 million, 1.2/2)

18-49 leader: “Modern Family” (5.6)

10 p.m.

CBS: “CSI” (10.6 million, 6.8/11)
ABC: “Revenge” (8.6 million, 5.7/9)
NBC: “Law & Order: SVU” (7 million, 4.9/8)

18-49 leader: “Revenge” (3.0)

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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