Monday, August 8, 2016

UPDATED Sunday Ratings - Night 3 of the 'Rio Olympics' Rises to Best Numbers Yet; 'Big Brother' & 'BrainDead' Drop

On August 7, 2016, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 8.98 rating - followed by CBS (0.68), ABC (0.55) and FOX (0.35).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 29.672 million viewers - followed by CBS (3.705), ABC (3.210) and FOX (0.993).

ABC and FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - Rio Olympics and Big Brother were adjusted up.

NBC (8.98 Rating, 29.672 Million Viewers)
        RIO OLYMPICS (9.1)

CBS (0.68 Rating, 3.705 Million Viewers)
        60 MINUTES (0.6, -0.6)
        BIG BROTHER (1.6, -0.1)
        MADAM SECRETARY (0.3) REPEAT
        BRAINDEAD (0.3, -0.2)

ABC (0.55 Rating, 3.210 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS (0.5) REPEAT
        CELEBRITY FAMILY FEUD (0.6) REPEAT
        THE $100,000 PYRAMID (0.6) REPEAT
        MATCH GAME (0.5) REPEAT

FOX (0.35 Rating, 0.993 Million Viewers)
        THE SIMPSONS (0.3) REPEAT
        BOB'S BURGERS (0.3) REPEAT
        THE SIMPSONS (0.4) REPEAT
        BROOKLYN NINE-NINE (0.3) REPEAT
        FAMILY GUY (0.5) REPEAT
        THE LAST MAN ON EARTH (0.3) REPEAT


                                           The Final Ratings for Sunday, August 7 

Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
7:00.
NBC
Rio Olympics (7-11)
9.1
29.779

CBS
60 Minutes
0.6
5.789

ABC
America’s Funniest Home Videos - R
0.5
2.963

FOX
The Simpsons - R
0.3
1.087
7:30.
FOX
Bob’s Burgers - R
0.3
0.965
8:00.
CBS
Big Brother
1.6
5.246

ABC
Celebrity Family Feud - R
0.6
3.695

FOX
The Simpsons - R
0.4
1.122
8:30.
FOX
Brooklyn Nine-Nine - R
0.3
0.878
9:00.
ABC
The $100,000 Pyramid - R
0.6
3.411

FOX
Family Guy - R
0.5
1.103

CBS
Madam Secretary - R
0.3
2.251
9:30.
FOX
The Last Man on Earth - R
0.3
0.835
10:00.
ABC
Match Game - R
0.5
2.660

CBS
BrainDead
0.3
1.746

Average Rating: 1.08
Average Viewership: 4.235


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.