Ratings: Dancing Rises, The Voice Lowers, Gossip Girl Holds Steady

On this relatively quiet Monday night, Dancing With the Stars — with 13.2 million total viewers and a 2.4 rating — rose 14 percent in the demo to hit its best number since the season opener.

Time slot rival The Voice meanwhile (12 mil/4.2) dropped 12 percent week-to-week.

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Over on The CW, 90210 (950,000 viewers, 0.4 rating) was down 10 and 33 percent, while Gossip Girl (904K/0.4) added a few eyeballs and was flat in the demo.

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Fox’s coverage of the NCLS averaged 8 mil and a 2.3 based on fast nationals, while the broadcast networks’ debate coverage amassed 28.7 million total viewers, down 19 percent from Debate No. 2 (with Fox out of the mix this time, mind you).