Saturday, July 30, 2016

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'What Would You Do?' and 'Dateline' Rise; 'Masters of Illusion' Steady; '20/20' Dips

On July 29, 2016, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.77 rating - followed by ABC (0.77), CBS (0.60), FOX (0.45) and The CW (0.20).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 5.010 million viewers - followed by NBC (4.184), ABC (3.596), FOX (1.581) and The CW (0.774).

CBS and FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - The repeat of America's Got Talent was adjusted down.

NBC (0.77 Rating, 4.184 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S GOT TALENT (0.7) REPEAT
        DATELINE NBC (0.8, +0.1)

ABC (0.77 Rating, 3.596 Million Viewers)
        SHARK TANK (0.8) REPEAT
        WHAT WOULD YOU DO? (0.8, +0.1)
        20/20 (0.7, -0.1)

CBS (0.60 Rating, 5.010 Million Viewers)
        NCIS: LOS ANGELES (0.6) REPEAT
        HAWAII FIVE-0 (0.6) REPEAT
        BLUE BLOODS (0.6) REPEAT

FOX (0.45 Rating, 1.581 Million Viewers)
        BONES (0.5) REPEAT
        MASTERCHEF (0.4) REPEAT

THE CW (0.20 Rating, 0.774 Million Viewers)
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.2, +0.0)
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.2) REPEAT
        MADTV (0.2) REPEAT


                                              The Final Ratings for Friday, July 29 

Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00.
ABC
Shark Tank - R
0.8
3.777

NBC
America’s Got Talent (8-10) - R
0.7
3.917

CBS
NCIS: Los Angeles - R
0.6
4.606

FOX
Bones - R
0.5
1.788

The CW
Masters of Illusion
0.2
0.855
8:30.
The CW
Masters of Illusion - R
0.2
0.766
9:00.
ABC
What Would You Do?
0.8
3.450

CBS
Hawaii Five-0 - R
0.6
5.178

FOX
MasterChef - R
0.4
1.317

The CW
MADtv - R
0.2
0.570
10:00.
NBC
Dateline NBC
0.8
4.461

ABC
20 20
0.7
3.571

CBS
Blue Bloods - R
0.6
5.445

Average Rating: 0.55
Average Viewership: 3.054


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.