Thursday, July 21, 2016

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'America's Got Talent,' 'Big Brother' & 'Penn & Teller: Fool Us' Dip; 'American Gothic' Ticks Up

On July 20, 2016, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.90 rating - followed by FOX (0.95), CBS (0.90), ABC (0.60) and The CW (0.30).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 8.700 million viewers - followed by CBS (3.347), FOX (2.963), ABC (2.419) and The CW (1.151).




UPDATE - America's Got Talent, Whose Line Is It Anyway? and CBS' Republican National Convention were adjusted up. NBC's Republican National Convention was adjusted down.

NBC (1.90 Rating, 8.700 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S GOT TALENT (2.3, -0.1)
        REPUBLICAN NATIONAL CONVENTION (1.1)

FOX (0.95 Rating, 2.963 Million Viewers)
        MASTERCHEF (1.2, +0.1)
        WAYWARD PINES (0.7, +0.0)

CBS (0.90 Rating, 3.347 Million Viewers)
        BIG BROTHER (1.7, -0.1)
        AMERICAN GOTHIC (0.6, +0.1)
        REPUBLICAN NATIONAL CONVENTION (0.5)

ABC (0.60 Rating, 2.419 Million Viewers)
        THE GOLDBERGS (0.6) REPEAT
        THE GOLDBERGS (0.6) REPEAT
        MODERN FAMILY (0.8) REPEAT
        BLACK-ISH (0.6) REPEAT
        REPUBLICAN NATIONAL CONVENTION (0.5)

THE CW (0.30 Rating, 1.151 Million Viewers)
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.3, -0.1)
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.4, +0.0)
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.3) REPEAT


                                           The Final Ratings for Wednesday, July 20 

Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00.
NBC
America’s Got Talent (8-10)
2.3
10.780

CBS
Big Brother
1.7
5.603

FOX
MasterChef
1.2
3.869

ABC
The Goldbergs - R
0.6
2.726

The CW
Penn & Teller: Fool Us
0.3
1.210
8:30.
ABC
The Goldbergs - R
0.6
2.555
9:00.
ABC
Modern Family - R
0.8
2.779

FOX
Wayward Pines
0.7
2.038

CBS
American Gothic
0.6
2.439

The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway?
0.4
1.118
9:30.
ABC
black-ish - R
0.6
2.315

The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway? - R
0.3
1.079
10:00.
NBC
Republican National Convention
1.1
5.071

ABC
Republican National Convention
0.5
2.320

CBS
Republican National Convention
0.5
2.590

Average Rating: 0.81
Average Viewership: 3.233


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.