'Mad Men' Season Five Finale Hits Ratings High

AMC drama sees most watched finale in series history with 2.7 million viewers

The conclusion of Mad
's fifth season Sunday night averaged 2.7 million viewers at 10 p.m.,
the most-watched finale in the series' history.

In total viewers, the audience for the AMC drama grew 11%
over the season four finale, according to Nielsen. In the key adults 25-54
demo, the episode drew 1.4 million viewers, up 13% and 1.2 million adults
18-49, up 11%.

Overall, season five was Mad
's most watched to date, averaging 2.6 million viewers, an improvement
of 15% over last season. It also improved 10% in the adults 25-54 demo and 17%
with adults 18-49.