Top-rated United States television programs of 2005–06

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This table displays the top-rated primetime television series of the 2005–06 season as measured by Nielsen Media Research. [1]

RankProgramNetworkRating
1 American Idol — Tuesday FOX 17.6
2American Idol — Wednesday17.2
3 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation CBS 15.6
4 Desperate Housewives ABC 13.8
5 Grey's Anatomy 12.5
6 Without a Trace CBS12.3
7 Dancing with the Stars ABC12.0
8 CSI: Miami CBS11.8
9 Monday Night Football ABC10.6
House FOX
11 Survivor CBS10.3
12 NCIS 9.8
13 Two and a Half Men 9.7
The Unit
15Dancing with the Stars — ResultsABC9.6
Deal or No Deal — Monday NBC
17 Cold Case CBS9.3
18 Lost ABC9.2
CSI: NY CBS
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit NBC
21 60 Minutes CBS9.0
Deal or No Deal — WednesdayNBC
23 Extreme Makeover: Home Edition ABC8.6
24 Commander in Chief 8.4
25 The New Adventures of Old Christine CBS8.3
Unan1mous FOX
27 Criminal Minds CBS8.2
28 24 FOX8.1
ER NBC
30 Out of Practice CBS7.8

References

  1. Brooks, Tim; Marsh, Earle (2007). The Complete Directory to Prime Time Network and Cable TV Shows 1946-Present (Ninth Edition). Ballantine Books. p. 1697. ISBN   978-0-345-49773-4.