urx unit loader TV ratings: 'America's Got Talent' rises and leads Tuesday again
agt-8-july-9-ratings.JPGFast National ratings for Tuesday, July 9, 2013

Tuesday’s ratings played out according to script for the past few weeks, with “America’s Got Talent” scoring the night’s top spot in both viewers and adults 18-49.

“AGT” was up slightly in the 18-49 demo from last week. Elsewhere, “So You Think You Can Dance” held steady for FOX, and ABC’s “Extreme Weight Loss” improved a little on last week’s season low.

NBC averaged 7.6 million viewers and a 4.6 rating/8 share in households for the night, beating CBS (6.7 million, 4.5/8) for the top spot. FOX came in third with 4.4 million viewers and a 2.7/5. ABC (3.1 million, 2.2/4) finished fourth, and The CW was way back with just under half a million viewers and a 0.3/1.

NBC also topped the 18-49 demo with a 2.0 rating. FOX grabbed second with a 1.5. CBS, 1.0, edged ABC, 0.9, for third. The CW came in with a 0.2.

Tuesday hour by hour:

8 p.m.

CBS: “NCIS” rerun (8.5 million viewers, 5.8/10 households)
FOX: “So You Think You Can Dance” (4.7 million, 2.9/5)
NBC: “Betty White’s Off Their Rockers” rerun (3.7 million, 2.5/4)/”Betty White’s Off Their Rockers” (4 million, 2.6/4)
ABC: “Extreme Weight Loss” (3.3 million, 2.3/4)
The CW: “Hart of Dixie” rerun (614,000, 0.4/1)

18-49 leader: “So You Think You Can Dance” (1.5)

9 p.m.

NBC: “America’s Got Talent” (8.8 million, 5.3/8)
CBS: “NCIS: Los Angeles” rerun (6.2 million, 4.1/7)
FOX: “So You Think You Can Dance” (4 million, 2.5/4)
ABC: “Extreme Weight Loss” (3.4 million, 2.3/4)
The CW: “America’s Next Top Model” rerun (377,000, 0.3/0)

18-49 leader: “America’s Got Talent” (2.3)

10 p.m.

NBC: “America’s Got Talent” (10.2 million, 6.0/10)
CBS: “Person of Interest” rerun (5.4 million, 3.7/6)
ABC: “Body of Proof” rerun (2.6 million, 1.8/3)

18-49 leader: “America’s Got Talent” (2.7)

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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