Evening News Ratings: NBC #1 Among Total Viewers, ABC #1 In 25-54 Demo

By Brian 

NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams was #1 among total viewers for the week of Oct. 3 to 7, but World News Tonight was #1 in the 25-54 demographic.

Last week, NBC attracted 8.714 million viewers, 6% (+464,000) more than ABC World News Tonight’s 8.250 million, and a 33% (+2,180,000) advantage over CBS Evening News’ 6.534 million, according to the press release.

In the demo, ABC had a 2.4, NBC had a 2.3 and CBS had a 1.6. WNT is the “only evening newscast to grow year-to-year in adults 25-54,” ABC’s press release says…