Thursday, August 11, 2016

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'Rio Olympics' Drops in Night 6; 'Fool Us' & 'Whose Line' Steady; 'American Gothic' Dips

On August 10, 2016, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 7.60 rating - followed by CBS (0.93), FOX (0.60), ABC (0.55) and The CW (0.38).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 26.118 million viewers - followed by CBS (3.740), ABC (2.003), FOX (1.776) and The CW (1.264).

ABC and FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - Rio Olympics was adjusted up.

NBC (7.60 Rating, 26.118 Million Viewers)
        RIO OLYMPICS (7.7)

CBS (0.93 Rating, 3.740 Million Viewers)
        BIG BROTHER (1.8, +0.0)
        CRIMINAL MINDS (0.6) REPEAT
        AMERICAN GOTHIC (0.4, -0.1)

FOX (0.60 Rating, 1.776 Million Viewers)
        MASTERCHEF (0.6) REPEAT
        MASTERCHEF (0.6) REPEAT

ABC (0.55 Rating, 2.003 Million Viewers)
        FRESH OFF THE BOAT (0.6) REPEAT
        FRESH OFF THE BOAT (0.6) REPEAT
        FRESH OFF THE BOAT (0.6) REPEAT
        FRESH OFF THE BOAT (0.5) REPEAT
        MODERN FAMILY (0.5) REPEAT
        BLACK-ISH (0.5) REPEAT

THE CW (0.38 Rating, 1.264 Million Viewers)
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.4, +0.0)
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.4, +0.0)
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.3) REPEAT


                                          The Final Ratings for Wednesday, August 10 

Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00.
NBC
Rio Olympics (8-11)
7.7
26.447

CBS
Big Brother
1.8
5.913

ABC
Fresh Off the Boat - R
0.6
2.531

FOX
MasterChef - R
0.6
1.722

The CW
Penn & Teller: Fool Us
0.4
1.426
8:30.
ABC
Fresh Off the Boat - R
0.6
2.230
9:00.
CBS
Criminal Minds - R
0.6
2.913

ABC
Fresh Off the Boat - R
0.6
1.955

FOX
MasterChef - R
0.6
1.830

The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway?
0.4
1.126
9:30.
ABC
Fresh Off the Boat - R
0.5
1.684

The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway? - R
0.3
1.038
10:00.
ABC
Modern Family - R
0.5
1.838

CBS
American Gothic
0.4
2.376
10:30.
ABC
black-ish - R
0.5
1.737

Average Rating: 1.07
Average Viewership: 3.784


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.