Criminal Minds Season 5 Ratings

This page contains all the statistics for Season 5 of Criminal Minds. Immediately below is the full Ratings table. Below that is the Season Breakdown table, which breaks down the season into quarters, allowing you to see when in the season Criminal Minds performed the best. The data is also graphed. At the bottom of the page is the Ratings and Audience graphs. These graphs present the data in the ratings table below, and they also include the lead-in show data

# Name Date Rating Audience Lead - in Rating Audience
23 Our Darkest Hour (Part 1) 26 May 10 3.1 12.97 Undercover Boss - Repeat 1.5 6.13
22 The Internet Is Forever 19 May 10 3.3 13.25 I Get That A Lot 2.0 7.18
21 Exit Wounds 12 May 10 3.4 13.07 The Big Bang Theory - Repeat 2.0 6.38
20 ...A Thousand Words 5 May 10 3.3 12.39 The Big Bang Theory - Repeat 1.7 6.02
3 weeks
19 A Rite of Passage 14 Apr 10 3.2 12.44 Accidentally On Purpose 1.9 5.90
18 The Fight 7 Apr 10 3.5 12.70 Accidentally On Purpose 1.9 6.04
4 weeks
17 Solitary Man 10 Mar 10 3.4 13.29 Gary Unmarried 2.2 6.83
16 Mosley Lane 3 Mar 10 3.4 13.18 Gary Unmarried 2.0 6.02
3 weeks
15 Public Enemy 10 Feb 10 3.6 14.33 Gary Unmarried 2.4 7.50
14 Parasite 3 Feb 10 3.8 14.76 Super Bowl's Greatest Commercials 2.9 10.99
2 weeks
13 Risky Business 20 Jan 10 4.2 14.91 Gary Unmarried 1.8 5.89
12 The Uncanny Valley 13 Jan 10 3.8 13.90 Gary Unmarried 1.9 5.59
4 weeks
11 Retaliation 16 Dec 09 3.7 14.60 Gary Unmarried 2.5 7.92
10 The Slave of Duty 9 Dec 09 3.9 14.43 Gary Unmarried 2.3 7.01
2 weeks
9 100 (Part 2) 25 Nov 09 3.2 13.51 Gary Unmarried 1.9 6.80
8 Outfoxed (Part 1) 18 Nov 09 3.7 13.70 Gary Unmarried 2.4 7.00
7 The Performer 11 Nov 09 3.4 12.77 Gary Unmarried 2.4 7.30
6 The Eyes Have It 4 Nov 09 3.4 12.55 Gary Unmarried 2.0 6.29
2 weeks
5 Cradle to Grave 21 Oct 09 3.8 14.27 Gary Unmarried 2.2 6.76
4 Hopeless 14 Oct 09 3.8 13.92 Gary Unmarried 2.3 6.91
3 Reckoner 7 Oct 09 3.6 14.05 Gary Unmarried 2.2 6.84
2 Haunted 30 Sep 09 3.8 14.24 Gary Unmarried 2.2 6.65
1 Nameless, Faceless (Part 3) 23 Sep 09 4.4 15.84 Gary Unmarried 2.3 6.86
Data Type Season Quarter 1 Quarter 2 Quarter 3 Quarter 4
# of Episodes 23 6 6 6 5
Ratings Average 3.60 3.80 3.62 3.65 3.26
Audience Average 13.70 14.15 13.82 13.86 12.82
Lead-in Ratings Average 2.13 2.20 2.23 2.20 1.82
Lead-in Audience Average 6.82 6.72 6.94 7.21 6.32
Graphs
Show = Criminal Minds
L/I = Lead-in