NBC's Fear Factor and the network's two-hour coverage of the Miss
USA Pageant gave the network victories in total viewers and among
adults 18 through 49 and 18 through 34 Monday night.
CBS, with an all-repeat lineup of its regular Monday slate, was first in
households and adults 25 through 54 and second among adults 18 through 49.
ABC was third in households and adults 25 through 54 with war coverage from 8 p.m. to 9
p.m. and back-to-back The Practice episodes from 9 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Fox was fourth in households, third among adults 18 through 49 and second
among adults 18 through 34 with Boston Public and Married by
For the night, the Nielsen Media Research fast affiliate household ratings: CBS 8.6/13,
NBC 7.8/12, ABC 6.6/10 and Fox 4.8/7.
Adults 18 through 49: NBC 5.0/12, CBS 4.5/11, Fox 3.4/8 and ABC 3.1/8.
In the local Nielsen metered markets, The WB Television Network averaged a 3.2/5 (household)
with repeats of 7th Heaven and Everwood, while UPN
averaged a 2.9/4 with The Parkers, repeats of One on One and Girl
Friends and Half & Half.