Tuesday, August 9, 2016

Saturday Cable Ratings - 'Rio Olympics,' 'UFC Fight Night,' 'Cops,' 'Boxing,' 'My Summer Prince,' '2 Lava 2 Lantula' & More!

On August 6, 2016, NBC Sports' Rio Olympics was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.75 - followed by FS1's UFC Fight Night (0.34), Spike's Cops (0.30) and HBO's Boxing (0.28).

Rio Olympics was the most viewed program with 2.055 million viewers - followed by Hallmark's My Summer Prince (1.945), Nickelodeon's The Thundermans (1.444) and Nickelodeon's Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn (1.305).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Saturday, August 6


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
Rio Olympics
NBC Sports
12:00 PM
0.75
2.055
2
Rio Olympics
NBC Sports
7:03 PM
0.67
1.857
3
Rio Olympics
NBC Sports
8:59 AM
0.38
1.001
4
UFC Fight Night
FS1
10:00 PM
0.34
0.863
5
Cops
Spike
8:00 PM
0.30
1.045
6
Boxing
HBO
10:56 PM
0.28
0.742
7
Ghost Adventures
Travel
9:00 PM
0.27
0.673
8
My Summer Prince
Hallmark
9:00 PM
0.26
1.945
9
UFC Fight Night
FS1
8:00 PM
0.26
0.662
10
Sorority Nightmare
Lifetime
8:00 PM
0.25
0.831
11
Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn
Nickelodeon
8:30 PM
0.25
1.305
12
Jail: Big Texas
Spike
9:00 PM
0.25
0.879
13
The Thundermans
Nickelodeon
8:00 PM
0.24
1.444
14
2016 Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony
ESPN
7:00 PM
0.23
0.839
15
Boxing
HBO
10:36 PM
0.23
0.573
16
Boxing
HBO
11:43 PM
0.23
0.606
17
Beachfront Bargain Hunt: Renovation
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.22
0.997
18
How (Not) to Kill Your Husband
ID
10:00 PM
0.22
0.776
19
Rio Olympics
USA
3:00 PM
0.22
0.689
20
House Hunters Renovation
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.21
1.149
21
Rio Olympics
Bravo
7:00 PM
0.19
0.705
22
2 Lava 2 Lantula
Syfy
9:00 PM
0.18
0.846
23
Legendary Dudas
Nickelodeon
9:00 PM
0.17
0.866
24
International Champions Cup
ESPN
12:00 PM
0.17
0.388
25
2016 Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony
NFL
7:00 PM
0.14
0.448
26
The Incredible Dr. Pol
NatGeoWild
9:00 PM
0.13
0.685
27
The Bandit
CMT
10:00 PM
0.11
0.319
28
Rio Olympics
Bravo
12:00 PM
0.11
0.349
29
Flex & Shanice
OWN
9:00 PM
0.09
0.303
30
Renovation Realities
DIY
9:30 PM
0.09
0.246
31
Rio Olympics
Bravo
9:30 AM
0.09
0.257
32
Renovation Realities
DIY
9:00 PM
0.08
0.230
33
CopyCat Killers
Reelz
10:00 PM
0.08
0.208
34
Murder Made Me Famous
Reelz
9:00 PM
0.07
0.215
35
Snapped: Killer Couples
Oxygen
9:00 PM
0.06
0.283
36
Sesame Street
HBO
9:00 AM
0.06
0.119
37
MLB Baseball
FS1
4:00 PM
0.05
0.316

No rating information was made immediately available for FYI's Tiny House Nation & Waterfront House Hunting; and Pop's Big Brother After Dark.


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.