'Project Runway' finale down

Season 5 conclusion averages 4.8 million viewers

The Season 5 finale of Bravo's "Project Runway" averaged 4.8 million total viewers at 9 p.m. Wednesday.

The episode, airing opposite the presidential debate in parts of the country, was off from the finales for Seasons 3 (a network-record 5.4 million total viewers) and 4 (5.2 million), but Bravo said the fifth season was still the series' most-watched ever, with an average of 3.6 million total viewers, including 2.4 million adults 18-49.

An 11 p.m. repeat averaged 1.6 million viewers, including 1.1 million in the demo.