Nielsen's top programs for Aug. 8-14

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Posted: Aug 16, 2016 2:12 PM

Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Aug. 8-14. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership.

1. Summer Olympic Games (Tuesday), NBC, 33.4 million.

2. Summer Olympic Games (Thursday), NBC, 31.2 million.

3. Summer Olympic Games (Monday), NBC, 28.9 million.

4. Summer Olympic Games (Sunday), NBC, 26.8 million.

5. Summer Olympic Games (Wednesday), NBC, 26.5 million.

6. Summer Olympic Games (Saturday), NBC, 25.5 million.

7. Summer Olympic Games (Friday), NBC, 24.0 million.

8. "60 Minutes," CBS, 6.0 million.

9. "Big Brother" (Wednesday), CBS, 5.9 million.

10. "NCIS," CBS, 5.8 million.

11. "Big Brother" (Sunday), CBS, 5.6 million.

12. "Big Brother" (Thursday), CBS, 5.18 million.

13. "The Big Bang Theory," CBS, 5.16 million.

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14. "Celebrity Family Feud," ABC, 5.05 million.

15. "Bachelor in Paradise" (Monday), ABC, 4.5 million.

16. "Blue Bloods," CBS, 4.1 million.

17. "The $100,000 Pyramid," ABC, 4.0 million.

18. "Bachelor in Paradise" (Tuesday), ABC, 3.9 million.

19. "Mom," CBS, 3.7 million.

20. "Zoo," CBS, 3.6 million.

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