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2004 Athens Olympics U.S. Primetime TV Ratings
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2004 Athens Olympics U.S. Primetime TV Ratings

NBC’s primetime coverage of the 2004 Athens Summer Olympic Games drew an average audience of 24.6 million viewers over 17 individual telecasts.

DATE NETWORK VIEWERS (P2+)
Fri, 8/13/2004 NBC 25,384,000
Sat, 8/14/2004 NBC 19,818,000
Sun, 8/15/2004 NBC 25,798,000
Mon, 8/16/2004 NBC 27,109,000
Tues, 8/17/2004 NBC 30,146,000
Wed, 8/18/2004 NBC 28,396,000
Thurs, 8/19/2004 NBC 31,705,000
Fri, 8/20/2004 NBC 23,749,000
Sat, 8/21/2004 NBC 22,544,000
Sun, 8/22/2004 NBC 25,978,000
Mon, 8/23/2004 NBC 25,943,000
Tues, 8/24/2004 NBC 24,972,000
Wed, 8/25/2004 NBC 24,265,000
Thurs, 8/26/2004 NBC 21,491,000
Fri, 8/27/2004 NBC 20,141,000
Sat, 8/28/2004 NBC 18,029,000
Sun, 8/29/2004 NBC 19,563,000
Source: The Nielsen Company (August 13, 2004 – August 29, 2004)