Thursday, October 29, 2015

Wednesday Cable Ratings - 'Republican Debate,' 'American Horror Story: Hotel,' 'NBA Basketball,' 'South Park' & More!

On October 28, 2015, CNBC's Republican Presidential Debate was the highest rated show on cable with a 2.64 - followed by FX's American Horror Story: Hotel (1.60), ESPN's NBA Basketball (1.17) and Comedy Central's South Park (0.82).

Republican Presidential Debate was the most viewed program with 14.005 million viewers - followed by American Horror Story: Hotel (3.045), NBA Basketball (2.361) and History's American Pickers (2.131).


                                                  The Cable Ratings for Wednesday, October 28


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
Republic Presidential Debate
CNBC
8:15 PM
2.64
14.005
2
American Horror Story: Hotel
FX
10:00 PM
1.60
3.045
3
NBA Basketball
ESPN
10:32 PM
1.17
2.361
4
South Park
Comedy
10:00 PM
0.82
1.349
5
NBA Basketball
ESPN
8:05 PM
0.76
1.818
6
Worst Cooks in America
Food
9:00 PM
0.61
1.549
7
Little Women: LA
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.48
1.152
8
American Pickers
History
9:00 PM
0.43
2.131
9
Are You the One?
MTV
10:00 PM
0.39
0.618
10
Million Dollar Listing: Los Angeles
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.37
1.031
11
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.34
1.443
12
Ghost Hunters
Syfy
9:00 PM
0.32
0.902
13
Conan
TBS
11:00 PM
0.32
0.626
14
Property Brothers
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.31
1.249
15
Couples Therapy
VH1
10:00 PM
0.29
0.586
16
Paranormal Witness
Syfy
10:00 PM
0.29
0.587
17
Mystery Diners
Food
10:00 PM
0.28
0.830
18
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.27
1.254
19
Underworld, Inc.
NatGeo
10:00 PM
0.25
0.500
20
Moonbeam City
Comedy
10:30 PM
0.25
0.416
21
The Carbonaro Effect
TruTV
10:00 PM
0.25
0.574
22
The League
FXX
10:00 PM
0.24
0.405
23
The Westbrooks
BET
10:00 PM
0.23
0.478
24
Drugs, Inc.
NatGeo
9:00 PM
0.23
0.471
25
WITS Academy
Nickelodeon
7:00 PM
0.21
1.345
26
Regular Show
Cartoon
6:00 PM
0.21
1.020
27
Be Cool, Scooby-Doo!
Cartoon
6:30 PM
0.21
1.111
28
The Thundermans
Nickelodeon
7:30 PM
0.21
1.331
29
Do Not Disturb: Hotel Horrors
ID
9:00 PM
0.21
0.711
30
My Big Fat Fabulous Life
TLC
9:00 PM
0.20
0.645
31
True Nightmares
ID
10:00 PM
0.19
0.698
32
Hellevator
GSN
8:00 PM
0.19
0.430
33
Bella and the Bulldogs
Nickelodeon
8:00 PM
0.19
1.209
34
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
8:02 PM
0.19
0.462
35
Unsung
TV One
8:00 PM
0.19
0.446
36
Expedition Unknown
Travel
9:00 PM
0.19
0.522
37
Idiot Test
GSN
9:00 PM
0.16
0.401
38
You’re the Worst
FXX
10:31 PM
0.15
0.240
39
Roomie Lover Friends
BET
11:00 PM
0.13
0.297
40
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.13
0.418
41
Idiot Test
GSN
9:30 PM
0.11
0.312
42
Road Spill
TruTV
11:01 PM
0.11
0.240
43
IMPACT Wrestling
DAM
9:00 PM
0.06
0.266
44
Ring of Honor
DAM
11:00 PM
0.06
0.227
45
Dallas Car Sharks
Velocity
10:00 PM
0.06
0.191
46
Graveyard Carz
Velocity
9:00 PM
0.05
0.161

No rating information was made immediately available for Bravo's Watch What Happens Live; DirecTV's Kingdom; and Oxygen's Snapped: She Made Me Do It.


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.