Ratings: “The Big Bang Theory” Rises For Wedding, Season Finale

“The Big Bang Theory” posted its best numbers in month.

Big Bang Theory | Michael Yarish/CBS

Thursday’s “The Big Bang Theory” represented the eleventh season finale. It also featured the long-awaited wedding between Sheldon and Amy.

It should therefore come as no surprise that it enjoyed week-over-week ratings gains.

According to fast national data posted by Showbuzz, Thursday’s “Big Bang” drew a 2.8 adults 18-49 rating and averaged 15.00 million overall viewers.

The numbers top the 2.4 rating and 12.93 million viewer mark drawn by last week’s episode.

The demo rating was the show’s best since February 1. The viewer mark reflects the show’s largest audience since the January 11.

— CBS’ Thursday also included “Young Sheldon” (2.1, 12.19 million), “Mom” (1.5/9.10 million at 9PM, 1.3/7.92 million at 9:30PM) and “SWAT” (0.9, 5.63 million).

Written by Brian Cantor

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