The Big Bang Theory Season 3 Stats

This page contains all the statistics for Season 3 of The Big Bang Theory. 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 The Big Bang Theory 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 The Lunar Excitation 24 May 10 5.3 15.02 - - -
22 The Staircase Implementation 17 May 10 5.5 15.02 - - -
21 The Plimpton Stimulation 10 May 10 5.3 13.73 - - -
20 The Spaghetti Catalyst 3 May 10 4.6 11.63 - - -
3 weeks
19 The Wheaton Recurrence 12 Apr 10 5.1 13.39 Two And A Half Men 4.7 13.70
3 weeks
18 The Pants Alternative 22 Mar 10 5.2 13.41 Two And A Half Men 5.1 14.46
2 weeks
17 The Precious Fragmentation 8 Mar 10 5.9 16.31 Two And A Half Men 5.8 17.61
16 The Excelsior Acquisition 1 Mar 10 5.9 15.73 Two And A Half Men 5.7 16.86
3 weeks
15 The Large Hadron Collision 8 Feb 10 6.0 16.26 Two And A Half Men 5.7 17.66
14 The Einstein Approximation 1 Feb 10 5.4 15.51 Two And A Half Men 5.1 16.51
2 weeks
13 The Bozeman Reaction 18 Jan 10 5.2 14.99 Two And A Half Men 5.3 16.20
12 The Psychic Vortex 11 Jan 10 5.7 15.81 Two And A Half Men 5.4 17.27
4 weeks
11 The Maternal Congruence 14 Dec 09 5.6 15.58 Two And A Half Men 5.2 16.37
10 The Gorilla Experiment 7 Dec 09 5.6 14.38 Two And A Half Men 5.0 14.84
2 weeks
9 The Vengeance Formulation 23 Nov 09 5.2 14.13 Two And A Half Men 4.7 13.91
8 The Adhesive Duck Deficiency 16 Nov 09 5.0 13.23 Two And A Half Men 4.7 13.69
7 The Guitarist Amplification 9 Nov 09 4.7 12.79 Two And A Half Men 4.4 14.44
6 The Cornhusker Vortex 2 Nov 09 4.7 12.73 Two And A Half Men 4.9 13.51
2 weeks
5 The Creepy Candy Coating Corollary 19 Oct 09 5.3 13.47 Two And A Half Men 4.8 14.07
4 The Pirate Solution 12 Oct 09 5.0 13.07 Two And A Half Men 4.8 14.17
3 The Gothowitz Deviation 5 Oct 09 4.5 12.25 Two And A Half Men 4.3 13.07
2 The Jiminy Conjecture 28 Sep 09 5.3 13.27 Two And A Half Men 4.8 13.86
1 The Electric Can Opener Fluctuation 21 Sep 09 4.7 12.96 Two And A Half Men 4.5 13.63
Data Type Season Quarter 1 Quarter 2 Quarter 3 Quarter 4
# of Episodes 23 6 6 6 5
Ratings Average 5.25 4.92 5.30 5.60 5.16
Audience Average 14.12 12.96 14.32 14.37 13.76
Lead-in Ratings Average 4.99 4.68 4.90 5.45 4.70
Lead-in Audience Average 15.04 13.72 15.09 16.55 13.70
Graphs
Show = The Big Bang Theory
L/I = Lead-in