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The Voice’s third season went out with a bang, earning a season high rating for the series. Still, loyal NCIS and NCIS: LA fans made sure that CBS won in overall viewers.
CBS averaged 14.85 million viewers and a 2.6 18-49 rating. NCIS was the night’s most-watched show, earning 19.41 million viewers and a 3.3 18-49 rating, reports HitFix. NCIS: LA followed with 15.36 million viewers and a 2.9 18-49 rating, while Vegas had just under 10 million viewers and a 1.6 18-49 rating.
NBC came in second with 12.05 million viewers, but its 4.0 18-49 rating was the best on the night. A repeat of The Voice started the night with just over 8 million viewers and a 2.4 18-49 rating. The first hour of The Voice’s finale had 13.95 million viewers and the second hour climbed to 14.14 million. According to Deadline, the show’s 4.9 18-49 rating was both a season high and a finale high for the show. It was up 11 percent from last season’s finale. Cassadee Pope was the show’s winner.
The other networks had pretty anemic numbers. ABC had just 4.15 million viewers and a 1.4 18-49 rating. After the Charlie Brown Christmas special, Happy Endings had 3.18 million viewers and a 1.3 18-49 rating. Don’t Trust The B--- In Apt. 23 had only 2.55 million viewers and a 1.1 key demo rating. Private Practice was new, but it only had 3.77 million viewers and a 1.2 18-49 rating.
Fox’s night of sitcom repeats had just 1.92 million viewers and a 0.8 18-49 rating.
The CW’s It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie had 1.44 million viewers and a 0.5 18-49 rating.