Ratings: Amazing Race Ticks Up With Finale, Splits 3-Way Demo Win

Amazing Race Finale Ratings 2014

CBS’ The Amazing Race wrapped its 25th running on Friday night with 6.5 million total viewers and a 1.3 demo rating, up 10 percent and a tenth week-to-week but expectedly down from both its May (8.2 mil/1.8) and year-ago (9.2 mil/2.1) finales, which aired on Sundays.

Leading out of the Race, CBS’ star-studded Home for the Holidays special did 3.3 mil and a 0.5.

NBC’s Nick Cannon special premiered to 4.7 mil and a 0.9, while Dateline drew 6.7 million viewers (Friday’s largest audience) and a 1.3 rating, tying Amazing Race and a Shark Tank rerun for the nightly demo win.