Friday, December 18, 2015

Thursday Cable Ratings - 'Thursday Night Football,' 'Nightwatch,' 'NBA Basketball,' 'WWE SmackDown,' 'Pawn Stars' & More!

On December 17, 2015, NFL Network's Thursday Night Football was the highest rated show on cable with a 2.00 - followed by TNT's NBA Basketball (0.91), Syfy's WWE SmackDown! (0.64) and A&E's Nightwatch (0.55).

Thursday Night Football was the most viewed program with 5.995 million viewers - followed by NBA Basketball (2.416), WWE SmackDown! (2.332) and History's Pawn Stars (1.952).


                                                  The Cable Ratings for Thursday, December 17


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
Thursday Night Football
NFL
8:27 PM
2.00
5.995
2
NBA Basketball
TNT
8:14 PM
0.91
2.416
3
NBA Basketball
TNT
10:47 PM
0.70
1.533
4
WWE SmackDown!
Syfy
8:00 PM
0.64
2.332
5
Nightwatch
A&E
10:01 PM
0.55
1.423
6
The First 48
A&E
9:00 PM
0.50
1.346
7
Flip or Flop
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.46
1.729
8
Pawn Stars
History
9:00 PM
0.43
1.952
9
Conan
TBS
11:00 PM
0.41
0.811
10
Tiny House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.39
1.544
11
Pawn Stars
History
9:31 PM
0.38
1.561
12
Top Chef
Bravo
10:00 PM
0.37
0.850
13
Chopped
Food
8:00 PM
0.36
1.135
14
Project Runway: Junior
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.35
1.254
15
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.32
0.877
16
Tamar & Vince
WE tv
9:00 PM
0.31
0.684
17
Restaurant: Impossible
Food
9:00 PM
0.30
1.015
18
Beat Bobby Flay
Food
10:00 PM
0.29
0.887
19
Ridiculousness
MTV
10:00 PM
0.29
0.592
20
Surviving Evil
ID
9:00 PM
0.28
0.899
21
Funniest Commercials of the Year 2015
Spike
10:00 PM
0.28
0.747
22
Surviving Evil
ID
10:00 PM
0.24
0.832
23
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.23
0.588
24
Haven
Syfy
10:00 PM
0.21
0.679
25
Uncle Grandpa
Cartoon
5:30 PM
0.20
1.014
26
The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore
Comedy
11:31 PM
0.18
0.494
27
Selling It in the ATL
WE tv
10:06 PM
0.18
0.431
28
PBA Bowling
ESPN
7:00 PM
0.17
0.529
29
Monsters Inside Me
Animal
9:00 PM
0.17
0.533
30
@Midnight
Comedy
12:01 AM
0.16
0.348
31
Talia in the Kitchen
Nickelodeon
7:00 PM
0.14
0.821
32
Billy on the Street
TruTV
10:30 PM
0.13
0.275
33
Broke A$$ Game Show
MTV
10:31 PM
0.12
0.299
34
I Love Kellie Pickler
CMT
10:00 PM
0.12
0.261
35
Inside the Actors Studio
Bravo
8:00 PM
0.12
0.309
36
Haven
Syfy
11:00 PM
0.12
0.528
37
Epic Fails of 2015
MTV
11:02 PM
0.10
0.202
38
Santas in the Barn
TruTV
8:00 PM
0.09
0.209
39
Animation Domination
FXX
12:00 AM
0.07
0.145
40
How It’s Made
Science
9:30 PM
0.06
0.371
41
Luther
BBCA
9:00 PM
0.05
0.252
42
How It’s Made
Science
9:00 PM
0.05
0.368

No rating information was made immediately available for DIY's Income Property and FYI's Food Porn.


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.