Dancing with the Stars finale ratings top 19 million viewers

ABCABC‘s Dancing with the Stars topped the ratings last nigh for its finale while NCIS continued to pull in big audiences for CBS.

The detective drama had 18.4 million viewers at 8pm for CBS last night with a 3.5 18-49 rating – winning the hour completely. The X Factor on Fox, which ran for two hours, had 9.3 million viewers with a 3.2 18-49 rating while The Biggest Loser on NBC pulled in 5.5 million viewers with a 2.0 rating. Last Man Standing on ABC had 9.3 million viewers with a 2.7 rating while The CW teeny drama 90210 had 1.2 million viewers with a 0.6 18-49 rating.

At 9pm the Dancing with the Stars finale pulled in a hefty 19.4 million viewers with a 4.1 18-49 rating – meaning the show was the most watched of the evening in terms of total viewers and those aged between 18-49. NCIS: Los Angeles had 14 million viewers for CBS with a 3.0 18-49 rating while a repeat of Hart of Dixie on The CW was seen by 940,000 viewers with a 0.4 rating. At 10pm Unforgettable on CBS attracted 10.3 million viewers and a 2.2 rating while Parenthood on NBC had 4.5 million and a 1.9 rating.