Friday, September 16, 2016

UPDATED Thursday Ratings - First 'Thursday Night Football' Game on CBS Dips; 'Beauty and the Beast' Series Finale Steady

On September 15, 2016, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 3.58 rating - followed by NBC (0.77), ABC (0.60), FOX (0.50) and The CW (0.25).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 10.909 million viewers - followed by ABC (3.038), NBC (2.925), FOX (2.201) and The CW (0.830).

ABC, NBC and FOX aired all repeats for the evening.

UPDATE - Thursday Night Football was adjusted up. NFL Thursday Night Kickoff was adjusted down.

CBS (3.58 Rating, 10.909 Million Viewers)
        NFL THURSDAY NIGHT KICKOFF (2.0)
        THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL (5.4)

NBC (0.77 Rating, 2.925 Million Viewers)
        SUPERSTORE (0.8) REPEAT
        SUPERSTORE (0.8) REPEAT
        SUPERSTORE (0.8) REPEAT
        SUPERSTORE (0.8) REPEAT
        CHICAGO MED (0.7) REPEAT

ABC (0.60 Rating, 3.038 Million Viewers)
        GREY'S ANATOMY (0.6) REPEAT
        GREY'S ANATOMY (0.7) REPEAT
        HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER (0.5) REPEAT

FOX (0.50 Rating, 2.201 Million Viewers)
        ROSEWOOD (0.6) REPEAT
        BONES (0.4) REPEAT

THE CW (0.25 Rating, 0.830 Million Viewers)
        THE FLASH (0.3) REPEAT
        BEAUTY AND THE BEAST (0.2, +0.0) SERIES FINALE


                                         The Final Ratings for Thursday, September 15 

Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00.
CBS
NFL Thursday Night Kickoff
2.0
6.888

NBC
Superstore - R
0.8
3.186

ABC
Grey’s Anatomy - R
0.6
3.269

FOX
Rosewood - R
0.6
2.253

The CW
The Flash - R
0.3
0.865
8:30.
CBS
Thursday Night Football (8:30-11)
5.4
15.390

NBC
Superstore - R
0.8
2.667
9:00.
NBC
Superstore - R
0.8
2.669

ABC
Grey’s Anatomy - R
0.7
3.513

FOX
Bones - R
0.4
2.079

The CW
Beauty and the Beast
0.2
0.696
9:30.
NBC
Superstore - R
0.8
2.675
10:00.
NBC
Chicago Med - R
0.7
3.157

ABC
How to Get Away With Murder - R
0.5
2.324

Average Rating: 1.04
Average Viewership: 3.688


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.