Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Saturday Cable Ratings - 'Heisman Trophy Presentation,' 'On the Twelfth Day of Christmas,' 'UFC Prelims,' 'Cops' & More!

On December 12, 2015, ESPN's Heisman Trophy Presentation was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.90 - followed by FS1's UFC Prelims (0.84), ESPN's 30 for 30 (0.60) and Spike's Cops (0.55).

Hallmark's On the Twelfth Day of Christmas was the most viewed program with 3.506 million viewers - followed by 2015 Heisman Trophy Presentation (3.062), UFC Prelims (1.931) and ESPN's College Football (1.644).


                                                  The Cable Ratings for Saturday, December 12


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
2015 Heisman Trophy Presentation
ESPN
8:00 PM
0.90
3.062
2
UFC Prelims
FS1
8:00 PM
0.84
1.931
3
30 for 30
ESPN
9:31 PM
0.60
1.490
4
Cops
Spike
8:00 PM
0.55
1.489
5
On the Twelfth Day of Christmas
Hallmark
8:00 PM
0.43
3.506
6
College Basketball
ESPN
5:19 PM
0.41
1.257
7
College Football
ESPN
12:00 PM
0.40
1.644
8
House Hunters Renovation
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.31
1.357
9
College Basketball
ESPN
3:19 PM
0.29
1.118
10
NBA Basketball
NBA TV
8:30 PM
0.23
0.630
11
Fatal Vows
ID
10:00 PM
0.22
0.949
12
Welcome to Sweetie Pie’s
OWN
9:00 PM
0.22
0.773
13
A Checklist for Murder
ID
9:00 PM
0.22
0.803
14
Becoming Santa
Lifetime
8:00 PM
0.20
1.149
15
Raising Whitley
OWN
10:00 PM
0.19
0.538
16
Survivorman
Science
10:00 PM
0.18
0.410
17
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
9:57 AM
0.18
0.379
18
Ash vs. Evil Dead
Starz
9:01 PM
0.18
0.452
19
Dr. Dee: Alaska Vet
Animal
8:00 PM
0.16
1.116
20
The Dead Files
Travel
10:00 PM
0.13
0.517
21
Instant Mom
TV Land
8:28 PM
0.09
0.293
22
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
7:38 AM
0.08
0.202
23
Instant Mom
TV Land
8:00 PM
0.08
0.297
24
Renovation Realities
DIY
9:00 PM
0.07
0.183
25
Premier League Soccer
USA
10:00 AM
0.06
0.195
26
College Basketball
FS1
10:00 PM
0.06
0.177
27
Renovation Realities
DIY
9:30 PM
0.06
0.173
28
College Basketball
FS1
2:30 PM
0.06
0.211
29
Tiny House Hunting
FYI
9:30 PM
0.06
0.278
30
Renovation Road
DIY
8:00 PM
0.05
0.206
31
Kangaroo Dundee
NatGeoWild
9:00 PM
0.05
0.279
32
Da Vinci’s Demons
Starz
8:00 PM
0.03
0.120
33
Spotless
Esquire
10:00 PM
0.01
0.063
34
The Returned
Sundance
10:00 PM
0.01
0.062

No rating information was made immediately available for Destination America's Railroad Alaska; and FYI's Tiny House World.


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.