Monday, December 21, 2015

Friday Cable Ratings - 'Gold Rush,' 'NBA Basketball,' 'Z Nation,' 'Tiny House Hunters,' 'Satisfaction,' 'The Knick' & More!

On December 18, 2015, Discovery's Gold Rush was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.16 - followed by ESPN's NBA Basketball (0.66), Syfy's Z Nation (0.42) and WE tv's Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars (0.32).

Gold Rush was the most viewed program with 3.775 million viewers - followed by NBA Basketball (1.734), HGTV's Tiny House Hunters (1.480) and Nickelodeon's Talia in the Kitchen (1.204).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Friday, December 18


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
Gold Rush
Discovery
9:00 PM
1.16
3.775
2
NBA Basketball
ESPN
8:05 PM
0.66
1.734
3
NBA Basketball
ESPN
10:48 PM
0.44
1.132
4
Z Nation
Syfy
10:00 PM
0.42
1.102
5
Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars
WE tv
9:00 PM
0.32
0.716
6
Tiny House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.31
1.480
7
The Soup
E!
10:00 PM
0.31
0.561
8
Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives
Food
10:00 PM
0.26
0.893
9
Momsters: When Moms Go Bad
ID
10:00 PM
0.22
0.871
10
Treehouse Masters
Animal
9:00 PM
0.21
0.849
11
Momsters: When Moms Go Bad
ID
10:30 PM
0.20
0.426
12
David Tutera’s CELEBrations
WE tv
10:03 PM
0.20
0.444
13
Uncle Grandpa
Cartoon
5:30 PM
0.18
0.939
14
E! News
E!
6:30 PM
0.18
0.406
15
Talia in the Kitchen
Nickelodeon
7:00 PM
0.18
1.204
16
Wives With Knives
ID
9:00 PM
0.17
0.637
17
Premier Boxing Champions
Spike
9:00 PM
0.14
0.538
18
Mysteries at the Museum
Travel
9:00 PM
0.12
0.547
19
Satisfaction
USA
10:00 PM
0.12
0.636
20
Unforgettable
A&E
8:00 PM
0.10
1.014
21
Billboard’s 2015 Women in Music
Lifetime
8:00 PM
0.10
0.418
22
NBA Basketball
NBA TV
11:04 PM
0.08
0.162
23
The Knick
Cinemax
10:00 PM
0.05
0.275
24
NBA Basketball
NBA TV
9:00 PM
0.05
0.162
25
World Series of Fighting
NBC Sports
9:00 PM
0.05
0.162


NOTE: For the 2015-16 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.