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Evening News Ratings: 8.96 Million Tune In for Gibson’s Final Broadcast

ENLogos_11.10.jpgIt was Charlie Gibson‘s last week at “World News,” but ABC’s average for the five days still came in second to NBC’s “Nightly News.”

All three newscasts were down week-to-week and Brian Williams‘ program maintained it’s first place position by 730,000 viewers.

On Friday, however, Gibson and “World News” won the night by 250,000 viewers, drawing a total of 8.96 million, which was its largest Friday audience in nearly two years.

Also: Early Numbers for Diane Sawyer’s ‘World News’ Debut

• Total Viewers: NBC: 9,220,000 / ABC: 8,490,000 / CBS: 6,190,000

• A25-54: NBC: 2,850,000 / ABC: 2,390,000 / CBS: 1,890,000

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