'Justified' Ratings Rise for Season 3 Finale

Justified Timothy Olyphant

Timothy Olyphant

Justified closed out its third season with a jump in the ratings.

Viewership rose 8 percent for the FX drama compared to its penultimate episode, averaging 2.67 million viewers at 10 p.m. on Tuesday evening.

The season ender was the Justified's most-watched finale in all key adult and male demographics, including adults 18-49 (1.35 million), adults 18-34 (596,000), adults 25-54 (1.43 million), males 18-49 (926,000), males 18-34 (420,000) and males 25-54 (967,000).

FX touts that the season 3 finale was the drama's most-watched episode since last season's premiere in five key demos. The cable network notes that when Live+7 data is in, the finale will likely set a viewership high for the season.

FX renewed Justified for a 13-episode fourth season in March.