Monday, April 25, 2016

Friday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Basketball,' 'Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives,' 'Yukon Men,' 'Real Time,' 'Motive,' 'Banshee' & More!

On April 22, 2016, ESPN's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.11 - followed by Food's Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives (0.31), Discovery's Yukon Men (0.31) and HBO's Real Time with Bill Maher (0.29).

NBA Basketball was the most viewed program with 2.685 million viewers - followed by Yukon Men (1.595), Real Time with Bill Maher (1.209) and Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives (0.902).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Friday, April 22


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
ESPN
9:39 PM
1.11
2.685
2
NBA Basketball
ESPN
7:00 PM
1.08
2.669
3
Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives
Food
10:00 PM
0.31
0.902
4
Yukon Men
Discovery
10:02 PM
0.31
1.595
5
Real Time with Bill Maher
HBO
10:00 PM
0.29
1.209
6
Yukon Men
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.25
1.393
7
For Better or Worse
OWN
9:00 PM
0.23
0.738
8
Bellator MMA Live
Spike
8:00 PM
0.23
0.618
9
A Stranger in My Home
ID
10:00 PM
0.23
0.778
10
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
7:03 PM
0.21
0.571
11
Tanked
Animal
10:02 PM
0.20
0.535
12
Motive
USA
10:00 PM
0.20
0.763
13
Atlanta Plastic
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.19
0.477
14
VICE
HBO
11:00 PM
0.18
0.523
15
The HALO Effect
Nickelodeon
8:30 PM
0.17
0.759
16
Say Yes to the Dress
TLC
9:00 PM
0.17
0.761
17
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
9:55 PM
0.17
0.389
18
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.16
0.453
19
Insane Pools: Off the Deep End
Animal
9:01 PM
0.15
0.500
20
The Mother/Daughter Experiment: Celebrity Edition
Lifetime
10:02 PM
0.15
0.340
21
The People’s Couch
Bravo
8:00 PM
0.14
0.404
22
Kendra on Top
WE tv
9:00 PM
0.14
0.352
23
Time Traveling Bong
Comedy
10:30 PM
0.14
0.278
24
Kendra on Top
WE tv
9:30 PM
0.14
0.341
25
Banshee
Cinemax
10:00 PM
0.13
0.355
26
Kickboxing
Spike
11:04 PM
0.12
0.325
27
Ghost Brothers
Destination
10:00 PM
0.11
0.456
28
Wynonna Earp
Syfy
10:00 PM
0.08
0.573
29
MLB Baseball
MLBN
8:00 PM
0.06
0.210

No rating information was made immediately available for NatGeoWild's Mission Critical; Oxygen's Quit Your Day Job; Pivot's Angry Planet & Islands of the Future; and Viceland's Dear President Obama.


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.