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2008 Olympics U.S. Primetime Daily TV Ratings
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2008 Olympics U.S. Primetime Daily TV Ratings

DATE  NETWORK VIEWERS (P2+)
FRIDAY, AUGUST 8, 2008

(OPENING CEREMONY)

NBC 34,891,000
SATURDAY, AUGUST 9, 2008 NBC 24,082,000
SUNDAY, AUGUST 10, 2008 NBC 32,256,000
MONDAY, AUGUST 11, 2008 NBC 30,173,000
TUESDAY, AUGUST 12, 2008 NBC 34,014,000
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 13, 2008 NBC 27,656,000
THURSDAY, AUGUST 14, 2008 NBC 29,708,000
FRIDAY, AUGUST 15, 2008 NBC 26,071,000
SATURDAY, AUGUST 16, 2008 NBC 31,593,000
SUNDAY, AUGUST 17, 2008 NBC 27,184,000
MONDAY, AUGUST 18, 2008 NBC 26,374,000
TUESDAY, AUGUST 19, 2008 NBC 26,629,000
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 20, 2008 NBC 24,755,000
THURSDAY, AUGUST 21, 2008 NBC 22,438,000
FRIDAY, AUGUST 22, 2008 NBC 17,876,000
SATURDAY, AUGUST 23, 2008 NBC 16,756,000
SUNDAY, AUGUST 24, 2008

(CLOSING CEREMONY)

NBC 27,834,000
AVERAGE OF PRIMETIME OLYMPICS COVERAGE NBC 27,690,000
Source: The Nielsen Company (August 8, 2008 – August 24, 2008)