Friday, October 16, 2015

UPDATED Thursday Ratings - 'Scandal,' 'The Blacklist,' 'The Player' & 'Sleepy Hollow' Drop; 'Grey's Anatomy' Flat; 'The Originals' Rises

On October 15, 2015, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 3.30 rating - followed by ABC (2.17), NBC (1.07), FOX (0.95) and The CW (0.55).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 10.660 million viewers - followed by ABC (7.642), NBC (4.939), FOX (4.391) and The CW (1.244).




UPDATE - Thursday Night Football, Grey's Anatomy and Scandal were adjusted up. NFL Thursday Night Kickoff was adjusted down.

CBS (3.30 Rating, 10.660 Million Viewers)
        NFL THURSDAY NIGHT KICKOFF (2.0)
        THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL (4.9)

ABC (2.17 Rating, 7.642 Million Viewers)
        GREY'S ANATOMY (2.3, +0.1)
        SCANDAL (2.4, -0.2)
        HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER (2.0, -0.2)

NBC (1.07 Rating, 4.939 Million Viewers)
        HEROES REBORN (1.1, -0.1)
        THE BLACKLIST (1.4, -0.1)
        THE PLAYER (0.7, -0.2)

FOX (0.95 Rating, 4.391 Million Viewers)
        BONES (1.1, -0.2)
        SLEEPY HOLLOW (0.8, -0.2)

THE CW (0.55 Rating, 1.244 Million Viewers)
        THE VAMPIRE DIARIES (0.6, +0.0)
        THE ORIGINALS (0.5, +0.1)


                                          The Final Ratings for Thursday, October 15 

Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00.
ABC
Grey’s Anatomy 
2.3
8.248

CBS
NFL Thursday Night Kickoff
2.0
6.745

FOX
Bones
1.1
5.793

NBC
Heroes Reborn
1.1
4.013

The CW
The Vampire Diaries
0.6
1.399
8:30.
CBS
Thursday Night Football (8:30-11)
4.9
14.784
9:00.
ABC
Scandal
2.4
8.058

NBC
The Blacklist
1.4
6.929

FOX
Sleepy Hollow
0.8
2.972

The CW
The Originals
0.5
1.117
10:00.
ABC
How to Get Away With Murder
2.0
6.812

NBC
The Player
0.7
3.993

Average Rating: 1.65
Average Viewership: 5.905


NOTE: For the 2014-15 broadcast season, a 1.0 rating in the Adults 18-49 demographic is equal to 1.2681 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.