05/07/2008 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

CBS Evening News Ratings Hit New Low

Last week, the CBS Evening News marked a new low in the ratings, recording just 5.39 million total viewers for the previous week.

This week, the Katie Couric-led broadcast sunk even lower than that, reaching a new new low of 5.34 million total viewers for last week.

"NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams" won the week and both ABC and NBC tied in the desirable Adults 25-54 demographic.

EVENING NEWS (Week of April 21, 2008)


Total Viewers

Adults 25-54


NBC8.011.9/8; 2,330,0005.5/12
ABC7,790,0001.9/8; 2,330,0005.4/12
CBS5,340,0001.3/5; 1,580,0003.7/8
Source: Nielsen, NTI & NSI