Friday, April 15, 2016

Thursday Cable Ratings - 'Democratic Debate,' '60 Days In,' '30 for 30,' 'WWE SmackDown,' 'Vikings,' 'Lip Sync Battle' & More!

On April 14, 2016, CNN's Democratic Debate was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.16 - followed by A&E's 60 Days In (0.85), ESPN's 30 for 30 (0.78) and USA's WWE SmackDown! (0.71).

Democratic Debate was the most viewed program with 5.470 million viewers - followed by WWE SmackDown! (2.355), History's Vikings (2.280) and HGTV's House Hunters International (1.890).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Thursday, April 14


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
Democratic Debate
CNN
9:00 PM
1.16
5.470
2
60 Days In
A&E
10:01 PM
0.85
1.772
3
30 for 30
ESPN
9:00 PM
0.78
1.509
4
WWE SmackDown!
USA
8:00 PM
0.71
2.355
5
Vikings
History
10:00 PM
0.63
2.280
6
Lip Sync Battle
Spike
10:00 PM
0.58
1.207
7
The First 48
A&E
9:00 PM
0.52
1.386
8
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.46
1.890
9
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.43
1.840
10
Archer
FX
10:00 PM
0.41
0.787
11
Impractical Jokers
TruTV
10:00 PM
0.40
0.829
12
Masters of Flip
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.37
1.434
13
Cooks vs. Cons
Food
9:00 PM
0.34
1.069
14
River Monsters
Animal
9:03 PM
0.33
0.821
15
Beat Bobby Flay
Food
10:00 PM
0.33
1.128
16
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.32
0.828
17
Project Runway All Stars
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.32
1.376
18
Alone
History
9:00 PM
0.28
1.096
19
House of Horrors: Kidnapped
ID
10:00 PM
0.27
0.914
20
The Powerpuff Girls
Cartoon
6:00 PM
0.27
1.028
21
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
6:59 PM
0.27
0.626
22
Mary Mary
WE tv
9:00 PM
0.26
0.693
23
The Real World: Go Big or Go Home
MTV
10:00 PM
0.25
0.445
24
Conan
TBS
11:00 PM
0.24
0.516
25
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
9:43 PM
0.23
0.481
26
Motives & Murders: Cracking the Case
ID
9:00 PM
0.23
1.076
27
Life Below Zero
NatGeo
9:00 PM
0.22
1.290
28
The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore
Comedy
11:31 PM
0.22
0.552
29
@Midnight
Comedy
12:01 AM
0.20
0.374
30
Finding Bigfoot
Animal
10:05 PM
0.20
0.620
31
The Dude Perfect Show
CMT
9:00 PM
0.16
0.406
32
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.16
0.422
33
Join or Die with Craig Ferguson
History
11:01 PM
0.16
0.605
34
The Dude Perfect Show
CMT
9:30 PM
0.15
0.377
35
Those Who Can’t
TruTV
10:30 PM
0.15
0.309
36
Primal Survivor
NatGeo
10:00 PM
0.14
0.671
37
Mysteries at the Museum
Travel
9:00 PM
0.13
0.591
38
Adam Devine’s House Party
Comedy
12:31 AM
0.12
0.228
39
Sisters in Law
WE tv
10:00 PM
0.11
0.408
40
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:00 PM
0.11
0.342
41
MLB Baseball
MLBN
7:00 PM
0.11
0.399
42
L.A. Clippers Dance Squad
E!
8:00 PM
0.11
0.242
43
Rachel Dratch’s Late Night Snack
TruTV
11:01 PM
0.10
0.202
44
The Ed Bassmaster Show
CMT
10:00 PM
0.10
0.231
45
Americarna
Velocity
9:00 PM
0.09
0.263
46
MLB Baseball
MLBN
9:30 PM
0.09
0.229
47
Machines: How They Work
Science
10:30 PM
0.08
0.277
48
Orphan Black
BBCA
10:00 PM
0.08
0.229
49
Night Class
History
11:35 PM
0.08
0.284
50
Machines: How They Work
Science
10:00 PM
0.07
0.275
51
MLB Baseball
MLBN
12:30 PM
0.06
0.196
52
Animation Domination
FXX
12:00 AM
0.05
0.108
53
After the Black
BBCA
11:00 PM
0.05
0.149

No rating information was made immediately available for American Heroes' Spies Declassified; BBC America's The Graham Norton Show; Cooking's Carnival Eats; Destination America's Unsealed: Alien Files; FYI's Man vs. Child: Chef Showdown; Showtime's Gigolos; and Viceland's That's Delicious & Flophouse.


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.