1982–83 United States network television schedule: Difference between revisions

Each of the 30 highest-rated shows is listed with its rank and rating as determined by [[Nielsen Media Research]].<ref name="BM2">Highest-rated series is based on the annual top-rated programs list compiled by [[Nielsen Media Research]] and reported in: Brooks, Tim & Marsh, Earle (2007). ''The Complete Directory to Prime Time Network TV Shows'' (9th ed.). New York: Ballantine. ISBN 978-0-345-49773-4.</ref>
:{{colorboxColor box|yellow|border=darkgray}} Yellow indicates the programs in the top 10 for the season.
:{{colorboxColor box|cyan|border=darkgray}} Cyan indicates the programs in the top 20 for the season.
:{{colorboxColor box|magenta|border=darkgray}} Magenta indicates the programs in the top 30 for the season.
''PBS, the [[Public Broadcasting Service]], was in operation but the schedule was set by each local station.''