7.09 'The Thanksgiving Decoupling' Ratings Posted November 22, 2013

7.09 'The Thanksgiving Decoupling' Ratings

Last night's episode of The Big Bang Theory dominated its time slot to rank as the night's most-watched and highest-rated broadcast. The Big Bang Theory had more viewers and a higher rating in the key demos than the other four networks combined.

"The Thanksgiving Decoupling", the show's first ever Thanksgiving episode, had 18.94 million viewers. This was 640,000 more people than last week's episode and was the show's biggest audience since 7.02 "The Deception Verification".

In the key adults 18-49 demographic, The Big Bang Theory scored a 5.3/16 rating, up a tenth from last week, in its best performance since September 26.

More about the episode

'The Thanksgiving Decoupling' - Season 7, Episode 9
Airs November 21, 2013 at 8/7c on CBS.

Sheldon gripes when he is forced to spend Thanksgiving at Mrs. Wolowitz's house. Meanwhile, Penny and Leonard confront a mistake from her past.

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