Primetime Ratings: Low Debut for American Country Countdown Awards

‘Jane the Virgin’ posts best numbers since premiere

Fox’s inaugural airing of The American Country Countdown Awards posted weak numbers on Monday, drawing just a 0.9 rating with adults 18-49 and less than 3.4 million viewers, according to Nielsen overnight numbers.

NBC led the night with a 2.4/7, as The Voice rose 16% to a 2.9 and State of Affairs remained even with a 1.6.

CBS came in second with a 1.8/6. 2 Broke Girls rose a tenth to a 2.1, while Mike & Molly dipped a tenth to a 1.8. Scorpion was down a tenth as well to a 2.0 and NCIS: Los Angeles was even at a 1.6.

ABC came in third with a 1.4/4. The Great Christmas Light Fight was down two tenths to a 1.5.

The CW rounded out the evening with a 0.5/1. The midseason finale of Jane the Virgin matched its premiere numbers with a 0.6 rating, up 20% from last week. The season premiere of Hart of Dixie returned even with last year’s 0.4 rating.

Note: Monday’s night’s NFL game aired on the NBC affiliate in New Orleans and the ABC affiliate in Chicago.