Originally created 01/16/04

Rankings for basic cable networks



Rankings for the top 15 programs on basic cable networks as compiled by Nielsen Media Research for the week of Jan. 5-11. Each ratings point represents 1,084,000 households. Day and start time are in parentheses.

1. "Fairly Odd Parents" (Saturday, 10 a.m.), Nickelodeon, 3.1, 3.37 million homes.

2. "SpongeBob SquarePants" (Saturday, 9:30 a.m.), Nickelodeon, 2.9, 3.19 million homes.

3. "Fairly Odd Parents" (Saturday, 10:30 a.m.), Nickelodeon, 2.9, 3.13 million homes.

4. "WWE Raw" (Monday, 9 p.m.), Spike, 2.8, 3.04 million homes.

5. "Fairly Odd Parents" (Sunday, 10 a.m.), Nickelodeon, 2.8, 3.034 million homes.

6. "SpongeBob SquarePants" (Sunday, 9:30 a.m.), Nickelodeon, 2.8, 3.026 million homes.

7. "WWE Raw Zone" (Monday, 10 p.m.), Spike, 2.8, 3.01 million homes.

8. "Real World XIV" (Tuesday, 10 p.m.), MTV, 2.8, 2.99 million homes.

9. "SpongeBob SquarePants" (Saturday, 9 a.m.), Nickelodeon, 2.7, 2.91 million homes.

10. "Law & Order" (Wednesday, 8 p.m.), TNT, 2.5, 2.728 million homes.

11. "Fairly Odd Parents" (Sunday, 10:30 a.m.), Nickelodeon, 2.5, 2.727 million homes.

12. "Homicide: Life on the Street" (Wednesday, 9 p.m.), TNT, 2.5, 2.71 million homes.

13. "Law & Order" (Tuesday, 9 p.m.), TNT, 2.4, 2.607 million homes.

14. "Jimmy Neutron" (Saturday, 11 a.m.), Nickelodeon, 2.4, 2.605 million homes.

15. "SpongeBob SquarePants" (Monday, 7:30 p.m.), Nickelodeon, 2.3, 2.54 million homes.