Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Sunday Cable Ratings - 'Power,' 'Rio Olympics,' 'Basketball Wives LA,' 'The Last Ship,' 'Ballers,' 'Chesapeake Shores' & More!

On August 14, 2016, Starz's Power was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.85 - followed by NBC Sports' Rio Olympics (0.67), AMC's Walking Dead Preview Special (0.63) and VH1's Basketball Wives LA (0.61).

TNT's The Last Ship was the most viewed program with 2.002 million viewers - followed by Disney's K.C. Undercover (1.967), Hallmark's Chesapeake Shores (1.942) and Rio Olympics (1.876).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Sunday, August 14


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
Power
Starz
9:02 PM
0.85
1.804
2
Rio Olympics
NBC Sports
1:00 PM
0.67
1.876
3
The Walking Dead - Season 7 Preview Special
AMC
10:00 PM
0.63
1.603
4
Basketball Wives LA
VH1
8:00 PM
0.61
1.261
5
Naked and Afraid XL
Discovery
10:00 PM
0.60
1.751
6
Ballers
HBO
10:01 PM
0.57
1.210
7
Squidbillies
Adult Swim
11:30 PM
0.55
1.196
8
The Night Of
HBO
9:01 PM
0.54
1.407
9
K.C. Undercover
Disney
8:00 PM
0.51
1.967
10
NFL Preseason Football
NFL
7:00 PM
0.49
1.402
11
The Last Ship
TNT
9:00 PM
0.48
2.002
12
Brad Neely’s Harg Nallin’ Sclopio Peepio
Adult Swim
11:45 PM
0.46
1.016
13
MLB Baseball
ESPN
8:00 PM
0.42
1.599
14
Bar Rescue
Spike
9:00 PM
0.40
1.006
15
Vice Principals
HBO
10:31 PM
0.39
0.819
16
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
HBO
11:01 PM
0.38
0.968
17
Return to Amish
TLC
9:00 PM
0.37
1.094
18
Survivor’s Remorse
Starz
10:02 PM
0.36
0.781
19
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
10:56 AM
0.35
0.745
20
Rio Olympics
NBC Sports
7:00 PM
0.35
1.024
21
The Real Housewives of New Jersey
Bravo
8:35 PM
0.33
0.860
22
Ray Donovan
Showtime
9:02 PM
0.33
1.205
23
Cooks vs. Cons
Food
10:00 PM
0.32
0.987
24
Chopped
Food
9:00 PM
0.31
0.972
25
Chesapeake Shores
Hallmark
9:00 PM
0.31
1.942
26
Bizaardvark
Disney
8:30 PM
0.29
1.531
27
Guy’s Grocery Games
Food
8:00 PM
0.28
0.917
28
Beachfront Bargain Hunt
HGTV
8:00 PM
0.28
1.329
29
Escaping Polygamy
A&E
10:00 PM
0.28
0.659
30
Deadline: Crime with Tamron Hall
ID
10:00 PM
0.27
0.968
31
Dream/Killer
ID
8:00 PM
0.27
0.800
32
Beachfront Bargain Hunt
HGTV
8:30 PM
0.25
1.322
33
Intervention
A&E
9:00 PM
0.23
0.564
34
Mexico Life
HGTV
9:30 PM
0.23
1.139
35
Ozzy and Jack’s World Detour
History
10:00 PM
0.23
0.781
36
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
8:23 AM
0.23
0.489
37
Rio Olympics
USA
9:00 AM
0.22
0.661
38
Island Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.22
0.988
39
50 Years of Star Trek
History
8:00 PM
0.22
1.144
40
My Big Fat American Gypsy Wedding
TLC
10:01 PM
0.21
0.577
41
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:00 PM
0.21
0.613
42
Mexico Life
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.20
1.126
43
Motive
USA
11:00 PM
0.20
0.765
44
Island Hunters
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.19
0.844
45
Geeking Out
AMC
11:00 PM
0.19
0.472
46
Rio Olympics
Bravo
11:00 AM
0.17
0.678
47
Murder in the First
TNT
10:00 PM
0.17
1.095
48
VH1 Live!
VH1
10:00 PM
0.16
0.361
49
The Jim Gaffigan Show
TV Land
10:00 PM
0.11
0.490
50
Roadies
Showtime
10:00 PM
0.10
0.286
51
Snapped
Oxygen
9:00 PM
0.09
0.371
52
The Hunt
BBCA
9:00 PM
0.08
0.207
53
MLB Baseball
TBS
2:42 PM
0.08
0.254
54
NFL Preseason Football
NFL
7:30 AM
0.07
0.219
55
Salvage Dawgs
DIY
9:00 PM
0.07
0.406
56
Still the King
CMT
9:00 PM
0.07
0.194
57
Big Brother After Dark
Pop
12:00 AM
0.06
0.143
58
The Making of: The Hunt
BBCA
10:00 PM
0.05
0.160
59
Still the King
CMT
9:30 PM
0.05
0.194

No rating information was made immediately available for PBS' Inspector Lewis & The Tunnel; and Reelz's Karen Carpenter's Last Hours.


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.