Ratings: Survivor and Flash-y Arrow Hit Highs, All ABC Sitcoms Slip, X Factor Rises

The ScientistThe CW’s Arrow put up some Barry good numbers this Wednesday night, rising 19 percent to deliver its largest audience since February — 3.24 million total viewers, per finals — while ticking up two tenths to match its season-high demo rating of 1.2.

Leading out of that, The Tomorrow People (1.74 mil/0.6) added a handful of eyeballs while flat in the demo.


CBS | Survivor (10.6 mil/2.6) surged 20 and 18 percent, grabbing its largest audience of the season.

ABC | The Middle (7.5 mil/1.9) dropped four tenths in the demo, Back in the Game (5.2 mil/1.4) was down two tenths, Modern Family (9.4 mil/3.2) fell two tenths and Super Fun Night’s retrofitted “lost” pilot episode (4.9 mil/1.6) slipped two tenths. (Was it still ghastly, folks?) Nashville held steady with 5.7 mil/1.6.

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FOX | The X Factor did 5.4 mil and a 1.4, up 10 percent and two tenths week-to-week.

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NBC | The Rock Center tree lighting thing this year drew 9.9 mil and a 2.3 (up two tenths to its best rating in seven years), while SNL’s Christmas special did 8.5 mil/2.6.

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