Desperate Housewives Ratings Hits Series Low
Posted on Mon Oct 10, 2011 01:00 PM PDT

DesperateHousewives101011.jpgIn its eighth and final season, Desperate Housewives ratings have hit a series low.

The primetime soap brought in 8.4 million viewers and had a 2.7 average rating. The numbers tied a series low in the 18-49 demo and an all-time low in overall total viewers.

ABC's other Sunday night shows also saw drops, with America’s Funniest Home Videos down 7 percent and Extreme Makeover: Home Edition down 5. New drama series Pan Am fell 27 percent in their week-to-week average, raking in just 6.4 million viewers for its third week on the air.

NBC had the best night, with the Sunday Night Football game between the undefeated Green Bay Packers and the Atlanta Falcons brining in 16.2 million viewers.