NIELSEN RATINGS

According to the A.C. Nielsen Co., here are the top ten shows for the week ending May 5, their networks and ratings. (Each reting point equals 959,000 homes.)1. ER

NBC, 23.4

2. Seinfeld

NBC, 22.0

3. Movie: The Beast Part 2

NBC, 19.5

4. Friends

NBC, 18.0

5. Movie: The Fugitive

NBC, 16.4

6. The Single Guy

NBC, 15.8

7. Turning Point

ABC, 14.2

8. Barbara Walters Anniversary

ABC, 13.7

9. Home Improvement

ABC, 13.4

tie Mad About You

NBC, 13.4