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Prime-Time Nielsen Ratings

April 3, 2001

Prime-time ratings compiled by Nielsen Media Research for the week of March 26-April 1. Top 20 listings include the week’s ranking, with rating for the week and season-to-date rankings in parentheses.

An ``X″ in parentheses denotes a one-time-only presentation. The rating is the percentage of the nation’s estimated 102.2 million TV homes. Each ratings point represents 1,022,000 households.

1. ``Survivor II,″ CBS, 16.6, 17.0 million homes.

2. ``E.R.,″ NBC, 16.3, 16.6 million homes.

3. ``CSI: Crime Scene Investigation,″ CBS, 13.8, 14.1 million homes.

4. ``Who Wants to Be a Millionaire-Tuesday,″ ABC, 12.9, 13.2 million homes.

5. ``Friends,″ NBC, 12.1, 12.4 million homes.

6. ``Who Wants to Be a Millionaire-Sunday,″ ABC, 11.8, 12.1 million homes.

7. (X) ``CBS NCAA Basketball Championship Saturday Game 2: Duke vs. Maryland,″ CBS, 11.6, 11.9 million homes.

8. ``Who Wants to Be a Millionaire-Thursday,″ ABC, 11.3, 11.6 million homes.

8. ``The Practice,″ ABC, 11.3, 11.6 million homes.

10. ``ABC Monday Night Movie: South Pacific,″ ABC, 11.2, 11.4 million homes.

10. ``Law and Order,″ NBC, 11.2, 11.5 million homes.

12. ″60 Minutes,″ CBS, 10.9, 11.1 million homes.

12. ``Will and Grace,″ NBC, 10.9, 11.1 million homes.

14. ``Everybody Loves Raymond,″ CBS, 10.8, 11.0 million homes.

15. ``Who Wants to Be a Millionaire-Friday,″ ABC, 10.5, 10.7 million homes.

16. ``Frasier,″ NBC, 10.4, 10.6 million homes.

17. ``NYPD Blue,″ ABC, 10.3, 10.5 million homes.

18. ``Just Shoot Me,″ NBC, 10.1, 10.3 million homes.

18. ``What About Joan,″ ABC, 10.1, 10.3 million homes.

20. ``JAG,″ CBS, 9.9, 10.1 million homes.

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21. ``Becker,″ CBS, 9.3

21. ``Dharma and Greg,″ ABC, 9.3

21. ``The Weber Show,″ NBC, 9.3

24. ``Boot Camp,″ Fox, 9.2

24. ``The West Wing,″ NBC, 9.2

26. ``Providence,″ NBC, 8.9

27. ``CBS Sunday Movie: And Never Let Her Go, Part 1,″ CBS, 8.8

27. ``Ed,″ NBC, 8.8

27. ``My Wife and Kids,″ ABC, 8.8

30. ``PrimeTime Thursday,″ ABC, 8.7

31. ″20/20-Friday,″ ABC, 8.5

31. ``Ally McBeal,″ Fox, 8.5

33. ``The King of Queens,″ CBS, 8.3

34. (X) ″48 Hours-Monday,″ CBS, 8.2

34. ``Touched by an Angel,″ CBS, 8.2

36. ``Yes, Dear,″ CBS, 8.1

37. ``Boston Public,″ Fox, 7.9

38. ``The Drew Carey Show,″ ABC, 7.8

39. ″60 Minutes II,″ CBS, 7.7

39. ``Judging Amy,″ CBS, 7.7

39. ``Law and Order: Special Victim’s Unit,″ NBC, 7.7

42. ``Dateline NBC-Tuesday,″ NBC, 7.5

42. ``The Simpsons,″ Fox, 7.5

44. ``Malcolm in the Middle,″ Fox, 7.4

44. ``Three Sisters,″ NBC, 7.4

46. ``The X-Files,″ Fox, 7.3

47. ``ABC Saturday Night Movie: Disclosure,″ ABC, 7.2

48. ``The Fighting Fitzgeralds,″ NBC, 7.0

48. ``That ’70s Show,″ Fox, 7.0

50. (X) ``CBS NCAA Basketball Post-Game: Duke vs. Maryland,″ CBS, 6.9

50. ``Dateline NBC-Friday,″ NBC, 6.9

52. ``Dark Angel,″ Fox, 6.6

52. ``The Job,″ ABC, 6.6

52. ``Titus,″ Fox, 6.6

55. ``Diagnosis Murder,″ CBS, 6.5

56. ``CBS Wednesday Movie: Twilight,″ CBS, 6.3

56. (X) ``Everybody Loves Raymond,″ CBS, 6.3

58. ``Nash Bridges,″ CBS, 6.2

59. ``America’s Most Wanted: America Fights Back,″ Fox, 6.0

60. ``Cops 2: Jacksonville,″ Fox, 5.9

60. ``Once and Again,″ ABC, 5.9

62. ``Dag,″ NBC, 5.7

63. ``That ’70s Show 2,″ Fox, 5.6

64. ``Big Apple,″ CBS, 5.5

64. ``Grounded for Life,″ Fox, 5.5

66. ``Whose Line is it Anyway?,″ ABC, 5.4

66. ``Wonderful World of Disney: Flubber,″ ABC, 5.4

68. ``NBC Sunday Night Movie: Semper Fi,″ NBC, 5.3

68. ``Third Watch,″ NBC, 5.3

70. ``Some of my Best Friends,″ CBS, 5.2

71. ``Cops: Seattle/Tacoma,″ Fox, 5.1

71. (X) ``Crocodile Hunter: Captured on Camera,″ NBC, 5.1

71. ``The Fugitive,″ CBS, 5.1

74. ``Police Videos,″ Fox, 5.0

75. ``World Wrestling Federation Smackdown!,″ UPN, 4.9

76. ``Dateline NBC-Sunday,″ NBC, 4.7

77. ``King of the Hill,″ Fox, 4.5

78. ``Whose Line is it Anyway?,″ ABC, 4.3

79. ``Futurama,″ Fox, 3.9

79. (X) ``The King of Queens,″ CBS, 3.9

81. ``Lone Gunmen,″ Fox, 3.7

82. ``First Years,″ NBC, 3.6

82. ``Two Guys and a Girl,″ ABC, 3.6

84. ``Norm,″ ABC, 3.5

85. ″7th Heaven,″ WB, 3.4

86. ``Fox Thursday Night Movie: Wag the Dog,″ Fox, 3.1

87. ``UPN’s Movie Tuesday: Demolition Man,″ UPN, 2.7

88. ``Gilmore Girls Monday,″ WB, 2.4

89. ``Charmed,″ WB, 2.2

89. ``Sabrina, the Teenage Witch,″ WB, 2.2

91. ``Girlfriends,″ UPN, 2.1

91. ``The Parkers,″ UPN, 2.1

93. ``Buffy, the Vampire Slayer,″ WB, 2.0

93. ``The Hughleys,″ UPN, 2.0

93. ``Moesha,″ UPN, 2.0

93. ``Popstars,″ WB, 2.0

97. ″7 Days,″ UPN, 1.9

97. ``Angel,″ WB, 1.9

97. ``Gilmore Girls,″ WB, 1.9

97. ``Nikki,″ WB, 1.9

97. ``Star Trek: Voyager,″ UPN, 1.9

97. ``The Steve Harvey Show,″ WB, 1.9

103. ``Dawson’s Creek,″ WB, 1.8

103. ``Jack and Jill,″ WB, 1.8

105. ``Oblongs,″ WB, 1.6

105. (X) ``Oblongs 2,″ WB, 1.6

105. ``Popular,″ WB, 1.6

108. ``Doc,″ Pax, 1.5

108. ``Gary and Mike,″ UPN, 1.5

108. (X) ``The Hughleys,″ UPN, 1.5

108. ``The Jamie Foxx Show,″ WB, 1.5

108. ``NBC XFL Football: Chicago at New York/New Jersey,″ NBC, 1.5

108. (X) ``The Parkers,″ UPN, 1.5

114. ``Doc Encore,″ Pax, 1.4

114. (X) ``Gary and Mike,″ UPN, 1.4

114. (X) ``Oblongs,″ WB, 1.4

117. ``Diagnosis Murder-Thursday,″ Pax, 1.3

117. ``Diagnosis Murder-Wednesday,″ Pax, 1.3

119. ``Candid Camera 2,″ Pax, 1.2

119. ``Diagnosis Murder-Monday,″ Pax, 1.2

119. ``Diagnosis Murder-Tuesday,″ Pax, 1.2

119. ``It’s a Miracle,″ Pax, 1.2

119. ``Touched by an Angel-Wednesday,″ Pax, 1.2

124. ``Touched by an Angel-Monday,″ Pax, 1.0

125. ``Diagnosis Murder-Friday,″ Pax, 0.9

125. ``Touched by an Angel-Thursday,″ Pax, 0.9

127. ``Miracle Pets,″ Pax, 0.8

127. ``Mysterious Ways,″ Pax, 0.8

127. ``Pax Big Event Sunday: Lily in Winter,″ Pax, 0.8

127. ``Touched by an Angel-Saturday,″ Pax, 0.8

131. ``Candid Camera 1,″ Pax, 0.7

131. ``Encounters with the Unexplained,″ Pax, 0.7

131. ``Miracle Pets Encore,″ Pax, 0.7

131. ``Mysterious Ways Encore,″ Pax, 0.7

131. ``Touched by an Angel-Friday,″ Pax, 0.7

131. ``XFL Football UPN: San Francisco at Las Vegas,″ UPN, 0.7

137. ``Twice in a Lifetime,″ Pax, 0.6

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