Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Sunday Cable Ratings - 'Fear the Walking Dead,' 'Power,' 'Naked and Afraid XL,' 'The Night Of,' 'The Last Ship' & More!

On August 21, 2016, AMC's Fear the Walking Dead was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.62 - followed by Starz's Power (0.96), Discovery's Naked and Afraid XL (0.81) and E!'s Keeping Up With the Kardashians (0.69).

Fear the Walking Dead was the most viewed program with 3.864 million viewers - followed by TNT's The Last Ship (2.323), Naked and Afraid XL (2.203) and Power (2.106).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Sunday, August 21


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
Fear the Walking Dead
AMC
9:00 PM
1.62
3.864
2
Power
Starz
9:02 PM
0.96
2.106
3
Naked and Afraid XL
Discovery
10:00 PM
0.81
2.203
4
Keeping Up With the Kardashians
E!
9:00 PM
0.69
1.433
5
The Night Of
HBO
9:01 PM
0.69
1.764
6
Ballers
HBO
10:01 PM
0.64
1.324
7
The Last Ship
TNT
9:00 PM
0.57
2.323
8
Squidbillies
Adult Swim
11:30 PM
0.57
1.232
9
Talking Dead: Fear
AMC
10:01 PM
0.57
1.352
10
Basketball Wives LA
VH1
8:00 PM
0.56
1.181
11
The Real Housewives of New Jersey
Bravo
8:00 PM
0.56
1.381
12
Brad Neely’s Harg Nallin’ Sclopio Peepio
Adult Swim
11:45 PM
0.50
1.092
13
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
HBO
11:02 PM
0.45
1.145
14
Bar Rescue
Spike
9:00 PM
0.43
1.009
15
Vice Principals
HBO
10:31 PM
0.41
0.854
16
Survivor’s Remorse
Starz
10:02 PM
0.41
0.936
17
Beachfront Bargain Hunt
HGTV
8:00 PM
0.40
1.535
18
Cooks vs. Cons
Food
10:00 PM
0.38
1.068
19
Beachfront Bargain Hunt
HGTV
8:30 PM
0.37
1.562
20
Guy’s Grocery Games
Food
8:00 PM
0.36
1.110
21
Beach Hunters
HGTV
11:00 PM
0.36
1.287
22
Chopped
Food
9:00 PM
0.34
1.012
23
Ray Donovan
Showtime
9:02 PM
0.32
1.209
24
Escaping Polygamy
A&E
10:00 PM
0.32
0.831
25
Deadline: Crime with Tamron Hall
ID
10:00 PM
0.31
1.232
26
Ozzy and Jack’s World Detour
History
10:00 PM
0.31
1.313
27
MLB Baseball
ESPN
8:00 PM
0.30
1.357
28
Return to Amish
TLC
9:00 PM
0.30
1.065
29
Chesapeake Shores
Hallmark
9:00 PM
0.30
1.855
30
WAGS
E!
10:01 PM
0.29
0.542
31
Murder in the First
TNT
10:00 PM
0.25
1.308
32
Intervention
A&E
9:00 PM
0.24
0.594
33
My Big Fat American Gypsy Wedding
TLC
10:01 PM
0.24
0.676
34
Rio Olympics
USA
12:00 PM
0.24
0.739
35
Rio Olympics
NBC Sports
12:00 PM
0.21
0.862
36
Rio Olympics
USA
8:00 AM
0.20
0.600
37
Rio Olympics
NBC Sports
10:30 PM
0.18
0.503
38
VH1 Live!
VH1
10:00 PM
0.16
0.361
39
Motive
USA
11:00 PM
0.16
0.677
40
Halt and Catch Fire
AMC
11:00 PM
0.15
0.367
41
NFL Preseason Football
NFL
10:00 AM
0.14
0.420
42
MLB Baseball
TBS
1:00 PM
0.14
0.399
43
The Jim Gaffigan Show
TV Land
10:00 PM
0.13
0.442
44
The Jim Gaffigan Show
TV Land
10:31 PM
0.11
0.407
45
Roadies
Showtime
10:00 PM
0.11
0.345
46
Geeking Out
AMC
12:00 AM
0.10
0.249
47
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
8:24 AM
0.09
0.202
48
NFL Preseason Football
NFL
7:30 AM
0.09
0.228
49
Major League Soccer
ESPN
3:00 PM
0.08
0.220
50
Snapped
Oxygen
9:00 PM
0.08
0.352
51
Salvage Dawgs
DIY
9:00 PM
0.07
0.437
52
Premier Boxing Champions
NBC Sports
9:00 PM
0.06
0.260
53
It Takes a Killer
Oxygen
10:30 PM
0.06
0.236
54
Big Brother After Dark
Pop
12:00 AM
0.05
0.127
55
Major League Soccer
FS1
9:30 PM
0.05
0.148
56
It Takes a Killer
Oxygen
10:00 PM
0.05
0.257

No rating information was made immediately available for PBS' Inspector Lewis and The Tunnel.


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.