Based on the preliminary live-plus-same-day ratings for Wednesday, Dec. 15, veteran Survivor: Nicaragua on CBS rose to its second-largest audience of the season in households (7.1 rating/12 share), total viewers (12.37 million), adults 18-49 (3.5 rating/11 share) and adults 25-54 (4.8/13), according to Nielsen Media Research.
And the reality show remained a double-digit improvement over year-ago occupants The New Adventures of Old Christine and Gary Unmarried.
The two-hour season finale, featuring top-five contestants Chase, Dan, Fabio, Holly and Sash airs this Sunday, Dec. 19 from 8-10 p.m. ET, followed by the live reunion show at 10 p.m. ET.