Ratings: Modern Family Rises, Sing-Off Drops

Ratings Modern Family ArrowSanta brought ABC’s Modern Family a nice uptick as it enters the holiday break, boosting its numbers 11 percent and three tenths to 10.5 million total viewers and a 3.5 demo rating.

Leading out of that, Super Fun Night (5.5 mil/1.8) enjoyed gains of 15 percent and two tenths, while Nashville (5.2 mil/1.4) dipped 9 percent and two tenths, tying its series low.

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Opening ABC’s night, The Middle (8.1 mil/2.0) added some eyeballs and rose a tenth the demo, while Back in the Game (6.1 mil/1.5) rose 20 percent and a tenth.

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Elsewhere….

THE CW | Arrow’s fall finale (3.03 mil/1.1) — which TVLine readers basically gave an “A+” — ticked down from last week’s season highs, but hit an all-time high in the Men 18-34 demo. The Tomorrow People (1.43 mil/0.5) fell 18 percent and a tenth.

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FOX | The X Factor (4.9 mil/1.4) was down 9 percent in audience but steady in the demo, week-to-week.

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CBS | Survivor (9.8 mil/2.5) ticked down a tenth, Criminal Minds (11 mil/2.4) was steady and CSI (10 mil/1.8) dipped two tenths.

NBC | The Sing-Off (6 mil/1.8) was down sharply from its Voice-boosted Monday premiere (8.4 mil/2.4). Kelly Clarkson’s Christmas special (5.4 mil/1.4) outdrew Nashville in the 10 o’clock hour while matching its demo rating.

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