Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Sunday Cable Ratings - 'Rick & Morty,' 'Naked and Afraid,' 'True Detective,' 'The Last Ship,' 'Halt and Catch Fire' & More!

On August 2, 2015, Adult Swim's Rick and Morty was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.12 - followed by Discovery's Naked and Afraid (1.09), HBO's True Detective (0.97) and NBC Sports' NASCAR Racing (0.88).

NASCAR Racing was the most viewed program with 4.264 million viewers - followed by TNT's The Last Ship (2.857), Food's Food Network Star (2.733) and Naked and Afraid (2.708).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Sunday, August 2


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
Rick and Morty
Adult Swim
11:30 PM
1.12
2.185
2
Naked and Afraid
Discovery
10:00 PM
1.09
2.708
3
True Detective
HBO
9:01 PM
0.97
2.177
4
NASCAR Racing
NBC Sports
1:58 PM
0.88
4.264
5
Food Network Star
Food
9:00 PM
0.84
2.733
6
The Last Ship
TNT
9:00 PM
0.77
2.857
7
Ballers
HBO
10:07 PM
0.76
1.560
8
Naked and Afraid
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.75
1.929
9
Basketball Wives LA
VH1
9:00 PM
0.74
1.459
10
Aqua Teen Hunger Force
Adult Swim
12:00 AM
0.62
1.202
11
The Strain
FX
10:00 PM
0.59
1.381
12
I Am Cait
E!
8:00 PM
0.57
1.292
13
MLB Baseball
ESPN
8:00 PM
0.56
1.999
14
Bar Rescue
Spike
9:00 PM
0.55
1.223
15
Your Pretty Face Is Going to Hell
Adult Swim
12:15 AM
0.55
1.026
16
Falling Skies
TNT
10:00 PM
0.52
1.933
17
Ice Road Truckers
History
9:00 PM
0.51
1.958
18
Guy’s Grocery Games
Food
8:00 PM
0.50
1.625
19
Cutthroat Kitchen
Food
10:00 PM
0.50
1.454
20
Ray Donovan
Showtime
9:01 PM
0.48
1.367
21
The Brink
HBO
10:34 PM
0.46
0.999
22
Beach Flip
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.45
1.789
23
Married to Medicine
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.45
1.013
24
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
HBO
11:02 PM
0.42
0.975
25
Island Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.41
1.513
26
Island Hunters
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.41
1.578
27
Catch a Contractor
Spike
10:00 PM
0.41
0.954
28
Intervention
A&E
10:00 PM
0.41
0.854
29
Sunday Best
BET
8:00 PM
0.39
1.307
30
Deadline: Crime with Tamron Hall
ID
10:00 PM
0.36
1.173
31
Humans
AMC
9:00 PM
0.34
1.026
32
Who Do You Think You Are?
TLC
9:00 PM
0.32
1.527
33
House Hunters
HGTV
11:00 PM
0.32
1.346
34
Beachfront Bargain Hunt
HGTV
8:30 PM
0.32
1.746
35
House Hunters International
HGTV
11:30 PM
0.31
1.456
36
Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks
NatGeo
9:00 PM
0.30
1.057
37
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart
Comedy
9:00 PM
0.30
0.816
38
Beachfront Bargain Hunt
HGTV
8:00 PM
0.28
1.453
39
Mother Funders
Bravo
10:00 PM
0.22
0.509
40
FA Community Shield
FS1
9:51 AM
0.22
0.428
41
North Woods Law
Animal
8:00 PM
0.22
1.161
42
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:00 PM
0.19
0.474
43
Ice Lake Rebels
Animal
10:02 PM
0.18
0.764
44
MLB Baseball
TBS
2:00 PM
0.17
0.484
45
Port Protection
NatGeo
10:00 PM
0.16
0.702
46
Masters of Sex
Showtime
10:02 PM
0.16
0.585
47
Answered Prayers
TLC
10:00 PM
0.15
0.791
48
Stewarts & Hamiltons
E!
9:00 PM
0.14
0.416
49
Snapped
Oxygen
9:00 PM
0.13
0.479
50
Bikinis & Boardwalks
Travel
9:00 PM
0.13
0.404
51
Halt and Catch Fire
AMC
10:00 PM
0.12
0.485
52
Epic Attractions
Travel
10:00 PM
0.10
0.300

No rating information was made immediately available for Destination America's Paranormal Survivor; DIY's Salvage Dawgs; Logo's Secret Guide to Fabulous; NatGeoWild's Kings of Baja; PBS' Last Tango in Halifax & Poldark; and Travel's America's Secret Swimming Holes.


NOTE: For the 2014-15 broadcast season, a 1.0 rating in the Adults 18-49 demographic is equal to 1.2698 total million viewers. A18-49 is the rating most commonly reported and helps determine ad rates but is not the sole explanation for whether a show will be renewed or cancelled.