Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Tuesday Cable Ratings - 'The People v. O.J. Simpson,' 'Deadliest Catch,' 'NBA Basketball,' 'If Loving You Is Wrong' & More!

On April 5, 2016, FX's The People v. O.J. Simpson was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.34 - followed by Discovery's Deadliest Catch (0.76), ESPN's NCAA Women's Tournament (0.69) and TNT's NBA Basketball (0.69).

The People v. O.J. Simpson was the most viewed program with 3.268 million viewers - followed by NCAA Women's Tournament (2.972), Deadliest Catch (2.270) and OWN's If Loving You Is Wrong (1.995).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Tuesday, April 5


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story
FX
10:00 PM
1.34
3.268
2
Deadliest Catch
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.76
2.270
3
2016 NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament
ESPN
8:41 PM
0.69
2.972
4
NBA Basketball
TNT
10:40 PM
0.69
1.607
5
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.67
1.759
6
Deadliest Catch
Discovery
10:01 PM
0.60
1.732
7
Chrisley Knows Best
USA
10:00 PM
0.58
1.418
8
Ink Master
Spike
10:00 PM
0.56
1.115
9
If Loving You Is Wrong
OWN
9:00 PM
0.55
1.995
10
Dance Moms
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.53
1.423
11
Tosh.0
Comedy
10:00 PM
0.44
0.764
12
Chopped
Food
10:00 PM
0.40
1.165
13
Jill & Jessa: Counting On
TLC
9:00 PM
0.38
1.301
14
Forged in Fire
History
10:00 PM
0.37
1.014
15
NBA Basketball
TNT
8:14 PM
0.35
0.885
16
See No Evil
ID
10:00 PM
0.35
1.128
17
Black Girls Rock! 2016
BET
8:00 PM
0.35
0.911
18
Ink Master: Redemption
Spike
11:00 PM
0.34
0.675
19
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
10:00 PM
0.33
1.016
20
Total Divas
E!
9:00 PM
0.33
0.649
21
Storage Wars
A&E
10:00 PM
0.33
1.095
22
Storage Wars
A&E
10:30 PM
0.32
1.112
23
Outsiders
WGN
9:00 PM
0.32
0.823
24
The Powerpuff Girls
Cartoon
6:00 PM
0.31
1.312
25
Chasing Destiny
BET
10:30 PM
0.31
0.720
26
Shadowhunters
Freeform
9:00 PM
0.30
0.762
27
Good Bones
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.30
1.230
28
Awkward
MTV
10:00 PM
0.28
0.523
29
Counting Cars
History
9:20 PM
0.27
0.897
30
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.27
0.735
31
America’s Greatest Makers
TBS
9:00 PM
0.27
0.651
32
Bad Girls Club: Twisted Sisters
Oxygen
8:00 PM
0.27
0.487
33
Obsession: Dark Desires
ID
9:00 PM
0.26
0.806
34
Not Safe with Nikki Glaser
Comedy
10:30 PM
0.26
0.480
35
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.24
0.553
36
MLB Baseball
ESPN
1:00 PM
0.21
0.639
37
The Willis Family
TLC
10:02 PM
0.20
0.939
38
Faking It
MTV
10:31 PM
0.19
0.365
39
The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore
Comedy
11:31 PM
0.18
0.507
40
L.A. Clippers Dance Squad
E!
10:00 PM
0.16
0.280
41
Intervention: Codependent
LMN
10:00 PM
0.16
0.389
42
Separation Anxiety
TBS
10:00 PM
0.16
0.341
43
Hack My Life
TruTV
10:00 PM
0.15
0.324
44
Bizarre Foods: Delicious Destinations
Travel
9:00 PM
0.15
0.427
45
@Midnight
Comedy
12:01 AM
0.15
0.334
46
Bizarre Foods: Delicious Destinations
Travel
9:30 PM
0.15
0.478
47
MLB Baseball
MLBN
7:30 PM
0.14
0.382
48
NASA’s Unexplained Files
Science
10:00 PM
0.12
0.426
49
Married at First Sight: The First Year
FYI
9:00 PM
0.11
0.272
50
Conan
TBS
11:00 PM
0.11
0.266
51
Stitchers
Freeform
10:00 PM
0.11
0.343
52
This Is Not Happening
Comedy
12:31 AM
0.10
0.238
53
MLB Baseball
MLBN
4:00 PM
0.08
0.268
54
IMPACT Wrestling
Pop
9:00 PM
0.08
0.272
55
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
7:33 PM
0.07
0.183
56
Like a Boss
Oxygen
9:00 PM
0.07
0.131
57
Bride & Prejudice
FYI
10:00 PM
0.04
0.107
58
Legendary Motorcar
Velocity
10:00 PM
0.04
0.156
59
Friday Night Tykes: Steel Country
Esquire
10:00 PM
0.04
0.085
60
Friday Night Tykes: Steel Country
Esquire
9:00 PM
0.03
0.093

No rating information was made immediately available for DirecTV's You Me Her & Almost There; Pop's Easiest Game Show Ever; Showtime's 60 Minutes Sports; and Viceland's Noisey & Weediquette.


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.