Saturday, September 24, 2016

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'MacGyver' Premieres Well; 'The Exorcist' Less So; 'Shark Tank' and 'Dr. Ken' Return Down

On September 23, 2016, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.43 rating - followed by FOX (1.05), ABC (0.93), NBC (0.83) and The CW (0.30).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 10.472 million viewers - followed by ABC (4.438), NBC (3.856), FOX (3.119) and The CW (1.128).



UPDATE - Hawaii Five-0 was adjusted up. Masters of Illusion was adjusted down.

CBS (1.43 Rating, 10.472 Million Viewers)
        MACGYVER (1.7) SERIES PREMIERE
        HAWAII FIVE-0 (1.4) SEASON PREMIERE
        BLUE BLOODS (1.3) SEASON PREMIERE

FOX (1.05 Rating, 3.119 Million Viewers)
        HELL'S KITCHEN (1.1) SEASON PREMIERE
        THE EXORCIST (1.0) SERIES PREMIERE

ABC (0.93 Rating, 4.438 Million Viewers)
        LAST MAN STANDING (1.1) SEASON PREMIERE
        DR. KEN (0.9) SEASON PREMIERE
        SHARK TANK (1.1) SEASON PREMIERE
        20/20 (0.7, -0.1)

NBC (0.83 Rating, 3.856 Million Viewers)
        SUPERSTORE (0.6) REPEAT
        THE GOOD PLACE (0.6) REPEAT
        DATELINE NBC (1.0) SEASON PREMIERE

THE CW (0.30 Rating, 1.128 Million Viewers)
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.2, -0.1)
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.2) REPEAT
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.3) REPEAT


                                         The Final Ratings for Friday, September 23 

Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00.
CBS
MacGyver
1.7
10.896

ABC
Last Man Standing
1.1
5.950

FOX
Hell’s Kitchen
1.1
3.374

NBC
Superstore - R
0.6
2.374

The CW
Masters of Illusion
0.2
0.729
8:30.
ABC
Dr. Ken
0.9
4.017

NBC
The Good Place - R
0.6
2.326

The CW
Masters of Illusion - R
0.2
0.749
9:00.
CBS
Hawaii Five-0
1.4
10.221

ABC
Shark Tank
1.1
4.982

NBC
Dateline NBC (9-11)
1.0
4.628

FOX
The Exorcist
1.0
2.854

The CW
Penn & Teller: Fool Us - R
0.3
0.962
10:00.
CBS
Blue Bloods
1.3
10.553

ABC
20|20
0.7
3.351

Average Rating: 0.88
Average Viewership: 4.531


NOTE: For the 2016-17 broadcast season, a 1.0 rating in the Adults 18-49 demographic is equal to 1.2832 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.