‘CBS Sunday Morning’ Posts Highest Ratings in 17 Years

By Merrill Knox Comment

“CBS Sunday Morning” had its highest ratings since February 4, 1996 last week. The show posted a 4.2/11 with 6.19 million Total Viewers and a 1.7/08 in the A25-54 demographic.

Compared to the same week last year, “CBS Sunday Morning” was up +9% in Total Viewers, +5% in households and +13% in A25-54 viewers. Season to date, the show is up +6%, +8% and +7%, respectively.

Sunday’s show featured Rita Braver’s report on meteorites, Lee Cowan’s profile of “Let’s Make a Deal” host Wayne Brady, and Mo Rocca’s look at the bestselling autobiography of President Ulysses S. Grant.